Most frequently asked questions about Prarambh and their answers
Prarambh is India’s first ever legal tech incubator by a Law Firm. Through Prarambh, CAM aims to augment the spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation, identify domestic talent and support upcoming technologies in the business and practice of law.
Prarambh is located at our New Delhi office.
The initial duration of the first cohort will be 6 months which may be extended at the discretion of the firm.
Please answer all the fields in the application form and explain your product, its purpose and your mission clearly.
Applications are open to both registered and unregistered businesses. However, prior to joining Prarambh, we would need you to be registered and will be happy to help you with the registration process.
CAM will not be making any investments or buying any stake in your business. However, we will endeavour to provide selected participants a suitable platform to showcase the product to potential clients and investors.
Under Prarambh, the selected companies will be provided mentorship, counseling and guidance by the Prarambh team.
They will enjoy access to the knowledge, resources and experience of some of the best legal minds in the country.
Prarambh will also seek to guide the member companies towards fruition of their idea by providing a suitable platform to showcase their business to potential clients and investors. The selected companies will be provided dedicated work spaces and associated office facilities.
Additionally, we will help them in Beta testing of their developed products.
The applications will be open from 8th April to 30th April. 30th April being the last day to apply.
The list of shortlisted startups will be announced on 31st May. The candidates will be invited for interview and to make a pitch in June. This will be followed by an announcement of successful candidates in the 1st week of July.
The successful startups will move in to the firm’s premises at a suitable date in the next 4 – 6 weeks thereafter.
Please follow our website and social media for news on the 2nd cohort of Prarambh.
We will work in partnership with young entrepreneurs to come up with new technology-based solutions for the legal industry. This will include areas related but not limited to:
- litigation efficiency
- law firm operations
- conflict resolution
- transaction efficiencies
- contract management
- legal research
- access to justice
Yes, you can certainly apply at Prarambh if you are keen to work with the CAM team to improve your existing product
Yes, you certainly can.
Yes, you are eligible to join Prarambh.
The applications will be open to technology start-ups with an idea for a product or service meant for the legal industry. We are looking at admitting those companies which are in the development stage of their product.
The applications will be reviewed by the mentor team at Prarambh. Selection of member companies for Prarambh will be done on various parameters including the overall innovative character, technical and business competency of the core team and financial and/or commercial viability of the project.
Once selected, the startups will be seated at a cosharing space at CAM’s Delhi office. Each startup will need to work out of the space over this time period. We will organise various meetings and sessions with Subject matter experts, industry leaders and investors to motivate the startups.