It is the first accelerator program for startups to be launched by a European law firm. After a successful first ACELERA edition and the experience gained, this year we aim to support and guide business initiatives whose activity is innovative and differentiating, and provides value to our clients, the firm and the startup ecosystem.
We have observed that an increasing number of startups focus on the LegalTech sector to provide technological solutions to the productivity and management of law firms. However, we have also come across projects that add value in other areas (such as FinTech and eCommerce), which Cuatrecasas can support and guide owing to their legal complexity.
As a leading law firm in Spain, Cuatrecasas aims to be at the forefront of innovation and help startups to grow.
For our second edition, we are looking for international innovative startups that (i) are already incorporated, (ii) have not been active from more than three years (early and growth stages), (iii) have at least one functional minimum viable product, (iv) have a solid work team, and (v) show that their solution is innovative and market oriented. The projects must be aligned with some of the following areas: