- Thursday, 8 June 2017
CrowdJustice, the online funding platform for public interest legal cases, has raised $2m (£1.5m) from an investment round to expand its presence in the United States. CrowdJustice’s founder and chief executive told Legal Futures that it was an important time to be in the US to help give voice to people “between elections”.
Posted in Latest news, Technology
- Tuesday, 10 May 2016
A legal rating and review website, set up last autumn by the former chief operating officer of QualitySolicitors, is to launch a crowdfunding bid next month targeting law firms. ReviewSolicitors wants to raise at least £150,000 from 50 law firms.
Tags: crowdfunding, law firms, rating and review websites
Posted in Latest news, Marketing & PR, Technology
- Wednesday, 4 May 2016
Crowdjustice, the legal crowdfunding platform, has launched its first funding project, as opposed to a specific case, and has already raised half of the target amount needed by a legal support charity from a corporate sponsor.
Tags: crowdfunding, Crowdjustice
Posted in Latest news
- Friday, 5 June 2015
Lauren Riley, a solicitor entrepreneur who appeared on ‘The Apprentice’, is launching a bid next week to raise £150,000 for her legal app through crowdfunding. She said about 80 small and medium-sized law firms had registered an interest in the product.
Tags: apps, crowdfunding, Technology
Posted in Latest news, Practice points, Technology
- Friday, 14 February 2014
An online legal service aimed at small businesses and “democratising the law” has almost completed its second round of ‘crowdfunding’, raising more than £100,000 in less than a month as it targets ambitious expansion.
Tags: crowdfunding, Online Legal Services
Posted in Latest news, Market monitor, Technology
- Thursday, 16 January 2014
An online legal service aimed at small businesses yesterday launched its second round of ‘crowdfunding’ in less than a year, while awaiting an alternative business structure (ABS) licence with a view to obtaining further equity.
Tags: ABS, Alternative business structures, crowdfunding
Posted in Alternative business structures, Latest news, Market monitor, News
- Monday, 9 December 2013
A UK legal process outsourcing company has obtained an equity investment of double the amount it was seeking to fund ambitious expansion plans, using the ‘crowdfunding’ method of appealing to investors.
Tags: crowdfunding, legal process outsourcing, LPO
Posted in Latest news, Outsourcing