The 2018 Clio Cloud Conference was an incredible event. With powerful keynotes, helpful educational sessions, and a big announcement that’s set to change the course of the legal tech industry, this just might have been the most exciting Clio Cloud Conference yet.
This year, it was all about experience—creating a better experience for your clients, having a better experience managing your law firm, and of course, having an amazing experience at the Clio Cloud Conference.
Read on for more highlights from this year’s conference—and to see where we’re headed for 2019!
An incredible opening keynote from Jack Newton
As always, Clio CEO and Co-founder Jack Newton opened the conference with a rousing keynote speech packed with plenty of exciting news from Clio.
This year featured an especially big announcement: The introduction of Clio as a client experience platform and the acquisition of Lexicata by Clio, signaling the creation of a new product category in legal tech focused on delivering a solution that addresses the needs of the end-to-end client experience.
Clio will be evolving Lexicata into a more advanced client engagement platform called Clio Grow, coming early 2019.
Jack also spoke about:
- The release of the 2018 Legal Trends Report
- New feature releases from Clio this year
- Why disruption means unlocking more market demand for all in the legal space
Insights from the 2018 Legal Trends Report
Clio’s COO, George Psiharis, gave an insightful overview of the findings from this year’s Legal Trends Report at the conference.
Released at the Clio Cloud Conference, the 2018 Legal Trends Report is the most in-depth report to date. With aggregated and anonymized data from tens of thousands of legal professionals in the US, supported by extensive survey research, lawyers can expect a rich, actionable analysis of today’s legal consumer: Learn what makes them hire, what makes them recommend your services, and how they want to communicate with their lawyer.
Celebrating the amazing work of Clio customers at the Reisman Awards
Every year, we’re incredibly inspired by the amazing stories submitted by Clio customers to the Reisman Awards. With extraordinary stories from over 200 applicants, the selection process was difficult, but we were proud to announce our 2018 Reisman Award Winners at the conference this year:
- Best New Law Firm: Morgan & Cumbas
- Best Growth Story: Burd Law Group
- Legal Innovation: Modern Law
- Community Champion: Dunkiel Saunders Elliott Raubvogel & Hand
That’s not all—read the full list of conference highlights to see the winner of our Launch//Code contest, hear about our amazing keynote speakers, see what additions were made during customer delight week, and much more!