LWOW Original Winning Teams + Projects of Worth
Rytmos (Sponsored by Spotify)
Keeping your rhythm alive. A platform providing undiscovered music artists with promotion, gig booking, and legal and business resources
Kwame Adzatia, Brandon Bauman, Catalina Carmona, Joel England, GG Gürbüz, Ana Martinez Valls, Angelo Massagli, Marcia Narine Weldon, Maria Carolina Navias, Diego Torres
Winner for Best Idea:
Weaver (Sponsored by Miami Law)
Rebuild, Together. A membership-based e-marketplace and matching service for homeowners and low-skill repair workers after natural disasters
Valeriya Anopchenko, Deborah Attolini, Tamar Firon, Ricardo Gali, Aleksandar Jakovljevic, Cliff Larsen, Hanna Lee, Anna Ronkainen, Phyllis Weiss Haserot, Rui Zhu
Winner for Best Presentation:
Kite (Sponsored by Janders Dean)
A community-based support platform. A platform integrating local communities and social support networks to help at-risk Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth with case management
Eric Fiszelson, Lisa Gluckstein, Brent Liang, Erika Ly, Joe May, Justin North, Kgabo Senyatsi
Winner for Best Business Case:
ALSO Winner Overall, LWOW X
Redemption League (sponsored by the Ferraro Law Firm)
Map your way to independence. A mapping tool to help prisoners map their way to independence by connecting them to networks, available housing, and employment opportunities after release
Daniela Aranda, Christiana Couto, Sara Couture, Andres Jara, Ruby Klett, Raechel Lobo, Ross Mullane, Jessica Rebarber, Leah Stevenson
Winner for Best Commercial:
WALBot (Sponsored by HSBC)
Keep your Knowledge at Hand. A bot optimizing in-house knowledge management by automatically identifying, tagging, and uploading external legal advice
James Batham, Matt Bauer, Richard Crabb, Bruno Dotto, Pedro Gil Arboli, Margaret McGrath, Martin Palomino, Christian Rioult, Rob Rosen, Ines Spinnato
Winner, Neota Logic Prize:
SERO (Sponsored by LegalMosaic)
The link between Fintech startups and GDPR compliance. A platform equipping finch startups with customized, cost-effective info, tools, and resources to achieve GDPR compliance
Layan Al Saleh, Irfan Arif, Stephanie Buschta, John Flood, Camila Mingo, David O'Donovan, Ruchi Priya Rawat, Peter Sudbury, Wojtek Zaluska
Ithaca (Sponsored by Janders Dean)
Offer your hand. Ithaca is a not for profit web app which seeks to overcome the difficulties faced by refugees in obtaining legal assistance. Ithaca connects refugees with lawyers based upon expertise and needs whilst also providing a platform for the storage and access of legal information and documentation.
Ithaca was selected as part of the inaugural cohort of startups supported by Fuse, Allen & Overy's legal tech incubator, named finalists in the HiiL Innovating Justice Awards, and named finalists in the European Youth Awards.
Bar Sandarovich, Hafdís Hafsteinsdóttir, + Simphiwe Maqubela
Clear Loan (Sponsored by Pinsent Masons)
The future of the financial services is clear. Clear Loan is a training tool for borrowers and an analytics tool for banks. We help reduce consumer complaints raised against banks through educating the consumer and help banks provide standardized evidence of compliance related to borrower complaints' raised during the lending process.
Howard Rapp + Zoe Friedland
Creative License (Sponsored by Bupa)
Write away, the right way. Creative License is a user-friendly, AI-based solution that gives marketeers instant feedback on high risk words and phrases as they type. It helps make sure that the copy which comes to the legal team for sign off is already high quality, freeing that team from correcting the same basic errors over and over again and letting them focus on the content that presents the highest risk. It’s like having a lawyer, a compliance officer and a brand guardian in the room with your marketeers, giving them tips as they type.
Chelsea Pellegrino, Cullen Mahoney, + Sarah El Azouzi
LEA (Sponsored By Eversheds)
Leave it to LEA, your Legal Expertise Aggregator. LEA is an app that helps declutter your life by aggregating and curating all your relevant legal news and industry updates in one place.
Andrea Uleri, Malick Cisse, + Sara Klock
Conquer Compliance, Enhance Yourself. REACH bridges the gap between compliance and culture by training Chinese law graduates in US compliance laws and then facilitating placements with American companies and firms operating in China.
Click here to watch the final presentation
Teach, explore, and protect the best interests of the immigrant child. Advocat is a revolutionary, multilingual interface for minor immigrant detainees and their advocates that uses gamification to build trust and explain and safeguard the best interests of the child.
Click here to watch the final presentation
Also Winners For Visibility + Creativity
It’s finally the day you get paid, it’s judgment pay. Judgment Pay is an online portal that harnesses the powers of crowdsourcing to help those who have obtained a favorable civil judgment collect the money they are owed.
Hear Victims, Help Victims, Protect Victims. Help victims of Human Rights abuses find their voice and share their story. Nirubi is an innovative app interface that provides a secure way for NGOs to gather, record, and share witness testimony.
Also Winner for Best Presentation
JD Handshake matches prospective employers with law students through an online platform. Please email us if you would like to watch the recording of this presentation.
Bringing 21st century technology behind 20th century walls. This team created JusticeBeyondWalls, a virtual portal to connect the underserved and underprivileged in American immigration centers with Pro Bono lawyers throughout the United States.
Revolving around you. LegalAxis is an innovative new business model that delivers basic legal service at a fix competitive cost. LegalAxis increases the access to legal services through a hybrid model where service can be delivered online or at a retail space.
Access 2 Access
Access 2 Access is a web platform that uses crowdsourcing to provide resources to underprivileged communities.
Founded a global NGO featuring a social-network like website specifically designed to unite and connect legal, political, and community advocates around the world who fight against human trafficking.
Using current psychological and neuroscientific research, created a web-based plug-in for social networking sites like Facebook and Google+ that teaches responsibility and encourages moral decison-making by using cookies and custom-crafted algorithms to inform users when they are making poor posting choices and provide them the opportunity to make a better decision.
Created a business plan for an online community to provide consumer protection information and risk calculation tools for both consumer-plaintiffs and lawyers who are considering using third parties to fund litigation.
An Aesthetic Consultancy that designs beautiful space to enable people to access law’s power, efficiently harness its potential, and therefore maximize its impact on institutions and society