World’s Largest Legal Hackathon
Bringing the legal industry together with tech and innovation, world-wide, with one purpose:
Rapid development of solutions for improving the legal industry world-wide.
February 22-24, 2019
The Global Legal Hackathon is a non-profit organization that organizes law schools, law firms and in-house departments, legal technology companies, governments, and service providers to innovation in the legal industry - across the globe. It brings together the best thinkers, doers and practitioners in law in support of a unified vision: rapid development of solutions to improve the legal industry, world-wide.
Who is Involved?
Teams develop solutions that fit into either of two streams…
The Business & Practice of Law
Good government, Legal Systems & A2J
February 22 to 24, 2019
From February 22, 2019 to February 24, 2019, over 5,000 participants will participate in the Global Legal Hackathon. People will pitch ideas, form teams, and create technology-based legal solutions. At the end of the weekend, these teams will present their solutions to a judge panel. Ultimately, there will be one winning team at each location, where they will move on to the next round.
March 15, 2019
On March 15, 2019, first-round winners will submit their solutions as a video demonstration to the second-round judging panel.
March 25, 2019
On March 25, 2019, winners from the first round are announced. These finalists will move to the final round to present their winning idea.
GLH Gala and Finals
May 4, 2019
Round-two finalists will be invited to demonstrate their technological solutions to a live panel of judges. Location of the Gala will be determined soon.
2019 Global Sponsors
GLobal Host Base of Operations