Startup Spotlight: How Lawgic is shaking up the legal industry with Lark for Startups

Startup Spotlight: How Lawgic is shaking up the legal industry with Lark for Startups

Ethan Miller

April 17, 2024

4/17/24

Apr 17, 2024

4/17/24

2 min read

Lawgic founder, EY Entrepreneur of the Year
Lawgic founder, EY Entrepreneur of the Year
Lawgic founder, EY Entrepreneur of the Year
Lawgic founder, EY Entrepreneur of the Year

In our ongoing journey to highlight the most dynamic and promising startups in the Lark for Startups Program, we're thrilled to share stories that not only inspire but demonstrate the real-world impact of leveraging the ByteDance framework through Lark. These narratives underscore the transformative journey startups embark on, propelling them towards exponential growth.

Lawgic Founder, Max Ye

Lawgic Founder, Max Ye

Founder's Testimonial

"Joining the Lark for Startups program was a turning point for Lawgic. Lark’s comprehensive tools for communication, collaboration, and project management have been crucial in streamlining our operations, enhancing our productivity, and enabling us to focus on our core mission of democratizing legal services." - Max Ye (CEO)

Introduction to Lawgic

In the fast-paced world of startups, Lawgic is aiming to become a trailblazer in the legal services sector. Founded by Max Ye, Lawgic has embarked on a mission to transform the traditional legal landscape with the power of artificial intelligence. His mission was shaped by his deep-rooted experience in the hedge fund industry, where he gained intimate knowledge of the legal frameworks and complexities associated with managing and advising funds. This exposure revealed the tedious and intricate nature of handling vast quantities of repetitive legal documents — a task that was not only time-consuming but also susceptible to human error

Combining Max's deep-rooted respect for lawyers together with his passion for technology, he founded Lawgic. By harnessing advanced AI and NLP (Natural Language Processing) technologies, Lawgic provides faster, more cost-effective legal solutions across three core functions: reviewing documents, drafting documents, and offering multi-language support.

By prioritizing the needs of small businesses and addressing the inefficiencies of the legal industry, Lawgic is not just a legal service provider; it's a revolutionary force aimed at making legal support accessible and affordable to all - exemplifying how technology can redefine industries and create value in new and exciting ways.

Scaling New Heights

Seeking to enhance his team's overall efficiency and bolster collaboration across different countries, Max embarked on a quest for a collaborative platform that could significantly benefit his expanding team. Inspired by ByteDance's rapid growth, he decided to join the Lark for Startups program, aiming to leverage its advanced tools to foster a similar trajectory of rapid growth for Lawgic.

Max represented Lawgic at EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2023

Max represented Lawgic at EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2023

Growth since joining Lark for Startups

Since joining Lark for Startups, Lawgic has achieved:

  • 50% less time spent locating documents and functions

  • 20% less time spent on tasks

  • 40% reduction in email frequency

  • 2x increase in headcount

  • 75% reduction in meeting frequency

How Lawgic uses Lark

1) Enhanced Meeting and Project Management: By utilizing Lark’s meeting and project management functions, Lawgic has seen a significant decrease in decision-making times and meeting durations. Top management is able to coordinate projects through task assignment, progress tracking and deadline management - providing visibility into project status and progress.

2) Enhanced Collaboration Across Borders: Lawgic's team comprises of developers based in multiple countries. Through a single common collaboration platform, Lark enables Lawgic employees to work together seamlessly through automatic translation features and unified workflows.

3) Efficient Communication: Lark’s Messenger and Docs collaboration features, such as version history tracking and advanced permissions, have reduced Lawgic’s reliance on email, streamlining internal communications and facilitating quicker turnaround times on tasks.