Submit Your Idea

We’re looking for the world’s top legaltech startups to battle it out at The Pitch, the legal industry’s premier startup competition.

THE COMPETITION

Our virtual judges will select the top startups from the pool of applicants. If chosen as a finalist, you’ll be invited to compete at The Pitch on May 1st, 2018 in Toronto, ON.  You’ll have seven minutes to pitch your startup idea to our expert panel of in-person judges, and five minutes for Q&A—all in front of a live audience.

This is your chance to get in front of investors and media, test the market and connect with industry influencers who can help your company grow.

THE PRIZES

THE GRAND PRIZE

We’re still finalizing the details on exciting prizes that will take your startup to the next level. Stay tuned! 

GOWLING WLG FAN FAVOURITE

Again this year, mobile voting will allow audience members to choose their favourite startup. Prize details to come soon...

KEY DATES

Nov. 16, 2017: Competition opens
Feb. 2, 2018: Submission deadline 
March 12, 2018: Finalists selected
May 1, 2018: The Pitch event & winner announced

HOW TO ENTER

Think your startup has what it takes? Check out the FAQs, and then submit your deck by February 2, 2018 to pitch@cba.org.