Law students are often told that a law degree holds significant value outside of coveted law graduate positions. We’re told that the analytical skills and attention to detail we picked up in our evidence and admin lectures will help us to forge a path outside of commercial practice. Over the past year, I’ve found this to be true. In fact, taking the path less travelled may actually be more exciting and fulfilling than anything a top-tier grad position can offer. Earlier this year I embarked on a journey chosen by many in our generation; I started a legal tech startup.