The Pitch In Partnership with The Canadian Bar Association

August 12, 2016 | Ottawa, Canada

Law Made, working with its partner, the Canadian Bar Association,  brought Canada’s top five early-stage legal technology startups together on stage to compete for a coveted two-week residency with LegalX at MaRS Discovery District in Toronto and the attention of investors.  thepitch

All five finalists were also guaranteed an interview with the Chinese Angels Mentor Program (CAMP) where, if selected (and pending due diligence), they will receive an equity investment of no less than $200,000.

beagle-logowas chosen as the first place winner by the judges’ panel after a fast-paced hour of presentations and questions about the latest in legal technology.

In addition, following the live presentations, audience members voted for the People’s Choice Award.

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received the Gowling WLG Legal Health Check-Up. Thank you to Gowling WLG for sponsoring this prize.

 

Bold, brash and loud, The Pitch was Canadian legal technology’s debutante party. Five legal tech entrepreneurs culled from over 30 entrants were each given seven minutes to introduce their products to a panel of judges, all in front of an audience of several hundred, often bemused and perhaps even confused, lawyers. Think Dragon’s Den meets Canadian Idol meets ET Canada.  — National Post

 

More information at the CBA Pitch website.

 

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