**DEADLINE EXTENDED for applying: It is now Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.**
The competition is limited to startups that meet the following criteria:
* Your product or service is targeted to lawyers or legal professionals, not to consumers.* Your company has never before exhibited at a national legal technology conference.* Your company has achieved some demonstrable traction, either in users, revenue or financing.* Your company is innovative, meaning that it addresses a need not met by other products or services currently on the market or that it does so in a way not currently done by others.* You were not one of the companies that presented at TECHSHOW in the 2017 or 2018 Startup Alley.
From all the applications received, 15 companies will be selected to participate in Startup Alley, The 15 startups will receive:
* Exposure on LawSites blog Above the Law through descriptions of finalists.* Exhibit space in a special Startup Alley located within TECHSHOW's exhibit hall for the steeply discounted rate of $1,500.* Participation in a pitch competition in front of TECHSHOW attendees on TECHSHOW's opening night.
**Please note: Participants will be responsible for their own travel to Chicago, hotel and related expenses.**
Please do not apply if you do not intend or are not able to attend TECHSHOW on Feb. 27 to March 2, 2019.