Andrews Launch Accelerator Partners

Strategic partners are critical to the support and success of the startups in the Andrews Launch Accelerator. We’re proud to partner with some of the Triangle’s top legal and accounting firms to add mentorship and value ALA participants.

Legal Partners

The Forrest Firm is a Certified B Corporation® and provides corporate legal services in a manner that consistently exceeds client expectations.  Since its inception in 2011, Forrest Firm has assisted over 500 clients with their corporate legal needs.


Smith Anderson’s philosophy of putting clients first guides them in everything they do. The Firm is built on a foundation of longstanding client relationships. Clients of Smith Anderson receive the benefit of partner-level attention and experience at very competitive rates.


Accounting Partners

HPG is one of the Triangle’s largest locally-owned and managed CPA firms–delivering value through local, national, and international resources. Their team-based culture, embodied by REACH, enables them to develop strong, successful client relationships through the retention of talented, experienced, entrepreneurial professionals.


If you’d like to partner with the Andrews Launch Accelerator, please contact Lewis Sheats at