Legal Tech Venture Days



The Law Schools Global League in collaboration with IE Law School and international law firm Ontier are excited to launch the second edition of this global competition for Legaltech Startups that will take place in eight countries around the world, kicking off in Italy on July 2019 and concluding with the final competition in Spain in Spring 2020.


Apply to the Legaltech Venture Day Turin with University of Turin Department of Law – (Application Deadline July 7th)

Apply to the legaltech Venture Day Sao Paolo with Fundación Getulio Vargas –  (Application Deadline Sept 8th)

Apply to the legaltech Venture Day London with Kings College London –  (Application Deadline Sept 29th)

Future Calls for Applications for Legaltech Venture Days in Africa, Netherlands, India, Australia and  Spain will open shorty.

Law is undergoing a true revolution due to globalization and technology. Legaltech is booming and new players and startups focused on legal technology are disrupting the industry in incredible ways, providing powerful opportunities for law firms, corporations, private and public institutions.

With the aim of connecting and fostering this global, legaltech ecosystem, IE Law School and the Law Schools Global League have launched the Global Legaltech Venture Days. This cutting-edge, highly competitive global competition is designed to identify and support those start-ups that have the ability to have a positive impact on major challenges faced by legal operators—whether private or public—as well as legal systems, so as to improve their operations thereby furthering the cause of justice.

In the upcoming months, we will select start-ups based on their originality, financial viability, and ability to have a positive impact on major challenges faced by the legal sector.

If you are a startup working on developing solutions, improving substantially the normal operation of legal systems and actors—whether public or private—take part of the Global Legaltech


Venture Days in your nearest country!


Who can pitch?

Criteria to Apply

Inclusive innovators and start-ups that are using technology to solve important legal challenges faced by companies, governments, public institutions and civil society in a wide range of areas.

We are particularly interested in projects that innovatively tackle issues in the operations of legal practice.


Who can participate?

The Startups participating in the competition must meet the following criteria:

  • Constituted or being constituted Startup
  • Innovation: product/service, business model, and/or route to market
  • Scalability: international commercial potential & scalable business model
  • Team: relevant skills & experience mix
  • Market: clear & large market opportunity


About Global Legaltech Venture Days

In the first edition of the Global Legaltech Venture Days 2018, IE, LSGL and law firm Ontier partnered to travel across four countries and meet innovators who share a passion for legal technology and a desire to disrupt and improve the legal profession through technology. Learn more about the first edition and the winning startups here.

In this second edition, we will embark on an epic journey and travel across eight countries (Brazil, Italy, Netherlands, UK, Spain, Africa, India and Australia) to discover the next generation of the most innovative legal tech startups. Winners of the eight Legaltech Venture Days will compete in the final competition in Madrid, Spain (Spring 2020) where a panel of judges will select a final winner.