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The LegalTech Breakthrough Awards competition is open to all individuals, companies and organizations involved in producing publicly available products and services.

We are a global organization and there are no geogrphical limitations. To be eligible, an entry must have been produced or updated after August 1, 2019 (2-year window).

At the time and date of submitting an entry online, entrants confirm that the information supplied is truthful and accurate. If information is subsequently found to be inaccurate or incorrect, the entry or entries will be disqualified.

Submitting Your Award Nominations

The award submission process is simple. Simply visit the nominations page and fill out the required form prior to September 22, 2021.

The award submission process is intentionally streamlined, focused on the simple question of “How Does your Product, Service or Company Break Through the Crowded Field of Legal Technology Solutions,” and we ask that nominations are kept to approximately 500 words or less.

Entries will be treated by LegalTech Breakthrough as confidential and the content of the nominations will not be publicly published without consent of the nominee.

You may submit the same product, solution or company in multiple categories.

Submission Period: July 21 – September 22, 2021

How are the awards nominations judged?

Tech Breakthrough judges have earned a reputation for fairness and credibility, and are committed to determining the BREAK THROUGH nominations for each award category.

Judges are senior-level, experienced business and technology professionals that have personally worked within the LegalTech space, including analysts and technology executives with experience in a range of information professional positions and perspectives.

From successful technology startups to veteran industry leaders, the panel of judges bring a balanced perspective of evaluation for the award nominations.

The decision of the judges is final. Details of the judging panel deliberations will not be disclosed publicly.


Earning a LegalTech Breakthrough Award provides compelling benefits, including, but not limited to:

  • Industry-wide recognition and media attention with participation in extensive LegalTech Breakthrough marketing promotional activities, including media and analyst outreach, social media promotion, etc.
  • LegalTech Breakthrough Award winner badge available to include on marketing materials (press release, social media, website, product packaging, tradeshow booth, advertising materials, etc.)
  • LegalTech Breakthrough crystal award plaque to display at industry tradeshows and at corporate offices
  • Honorees Notified: October 2020

2021 LegalTech Breakthrough Awards

Nominations Are Officially Open

Our goal each year is to do the industry’s deepest analysis of the LegalTech landscape and honor the BREAK THROUGH companies, products and services in a wide range of fields such as smart contracts, workflow tools, knowledge management, e-billing and more

We are excited to be in the open nomination period for our 2021 program! Please fill out the form below to nominate your “breakthrough” LegalTech solution and company!

The nomination process is intentionally simple and streamlined. To nominate your LegalTech company, product or service, please enter the required information in the form on this page.

For the open “Nomination” field, we ask that you answer the question of “How Does your Product, Service or Company Break Through the LegalTech Market,” for your specific category and we ask that nominations are kept to approximately 500 words or less!

You may submit the same product or company in multiple categories if multiple categories are relevant.

Complete and submit for your entry online by September 22, 2021

Emailed or hard copy submission forms will not be accepted.