Five startups making law simple, affordable, and accessible in India

Five startups making law simple, affordable, and accessible in India

Online legal services can be crucial. Lawyers help with everything be it from setting up a business entity, settling disputes or reviewing contracts. But it is not like everyone has a lawyer on a retainer or if they have the lawyer might not specialize in the type of legal practice one needs for the business or personal needs. Here comes up the need of the online legal services.

There are startups that are making the lawyers available in just a few clicks where one can access legal documents, find an attorney nearby, set up business, seek legal counsel and many others. Although the legal sector has not seen many startups as compared to other fields, there are some companies which have changed the way law is practiced and learnt in the country. There are startups that are making the right blend of law with technology, thus allowing the legal field to keep up with changing times.

Below are the five startups making law simple, affordable, and accessible in India:

Lawyered: Lawyered is a legal tech initiative designed to change the way people interact with and within the legal industry. It has highly experienced lawyers and helps one to build relations with top-rated professionals to help throughout professional and personal journey. Lawyered believes that access to critical services like legal should be just a click away. The team is working to bring legal online, making it cost-effective, high quality and accessible for all. Few services which Lawyered provides are solving the queries, arranging lawyers on-call and book appointments.

MyAdvo: It was founded by IIT and Kellogg alumni, MyAdvo is a legal technology platform helping businesses and individuals. It has 10,000+ subject matter expert lawyers in 350+ cities of India. It provides standardized service levels, timelines & fixed price quotes, end-to-end support, timely updates, case analysis & analytics.

Vakilsearch: Since 2011, Vakilsearch has been a one-stop solution for any business or entrepreneur looking for a lawyer, chartered accountant, or company secretary. It is instrumental in ensuring startups are fully compliant with India's labyrinthine legal system. It is one of the largest online facilitators of legal services in India. Already serves over 120,000 customers and has a steadily growing network of over 1000 professionals from all the major cities (particularly the metros of Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, and Kolkata) on its online platform.

LawRato: It is an interactive online platform that makes it faster and easier to find and hire top-rated lawyers in any city / court in India, because one must have access to first-rate, professional legal advice from top-rated lawyers out there. Its aim is to make the legal experience remarkable by making legal services high quality, cost-effective, and on-demand for every need.

LegalKart: It helps to Understand, Evaluate and Assess the Legal Needs of its customers. Whether one is dealing with a case, don’t know what to do about a situation, or simply have a question, LegalKart can help. Its innovative technology platform empowers all kinds of legal topics and connects with experts.