Clio versus Filevine

How does Filevine compare to Clio? We’ve highlighted the reasons why Clio is the leader in cloud-based, legal practice management software. This page will help you understand the difference between Filevine and Clio—and to help you choose the best software for your law firm.

Clio is the most widely used and highly rated legal practice management system

Trusted by over 150,000 legal professionals and approved by 90+ bar associations and law societies worldwide, our legal software is the clear choice for law firms.

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Software you can count on

Clio’s powerful infrastructure provides the stability and reliability required in the high-stakes world of law. With a financially-backed 99.9% uptime guarantee, you can confidently access your case and client data when you need it. Clio keeps your firm fully operational and continuously delivers new, innovative solutions without compromising performance.

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Flexibility to meet the demands of all firms

The 150,000 legal professionals who trust Clio to be the backbone of their business come from all practice areas and sizes. Whether you’re a personal injury firm looking to standardize workflows for protecting medical records, recording damages, and calculating settlements or a 150-person firm serving multiple practice areas—Clio’s got you covered.

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The #1 legal practice management solution.

G2 has ranked Clio as the #1 legal practice management solution and #1 in market presence seven years in a row.

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    Clio offers transparency and affordability

    With transparent pricing and no hidden fees, we’re here to help you make the right decision when it comes to managing your law firm. Try a no-obligation free trial or a month-to-month subscription, so you can keep your overhead low without having to commit to a long-term contract. Our team of experts is here to help with training and getting your firm up to speed quickly.

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    Clio’s support team is available 24 hours a day, every business day

    Say goodbye to long wait times with phone, email, and live chat support. Our award-winning support team provides the same quality service regardless of your firm’s size.

    Plus, you’ll gain access to a variety of resources to help your firm thrive, including an extensive online library of help resources and an online community where legal professionals come together and share best practices.

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    Use Clio out-of-the-box or customize your experience

    Hit the ground running with an easy-to-use, intuitive solution that can be customized to meet your firm’s needs. Connect your firm’s tech stack, including Quickbooks, Zoom, and Microsoft 365, to Clio, bringing all of your data and processes together at no extra cost.

    Explore App Directory for practice area solutions, including automated medical-record retrieval and demand letters for personal injury firms, or USCIS forms for immigration-focused firms.

  • Filevine Compare Mobile

    Enhance your firm and client experience simultaneously

    Clio is committed to transforming the legal experience for all—and that includes your clients. Our mobile applications for both firms and their clients are two of the highest rated in the industry, making it easy to access case information and sign and send documents from wherever you or your clients are.

  • Time tracking, billing + payments

    Making everything, from time tracking and invoicing to collecting payments, a breeze

    Automate your workflows with Clio’s powerful billing features so you can get bills out the door and collect on them faster. Track time, generate bills, and collect credit card, debit, or eCheck payments all from one easy-to-use solution. Plus, access comprehensive financial reports to help ensure your finances are in order.

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    Generate, automate, and manage new client demand

    Appear at the top of Google search results, manage your pipeline of new clients, and make it easy to get in touch with your firm with online appointment booking and intake forms.

    Tackle repetitive tasks with thoughtful automation, cutting down the time it takes to onboard new clients without being overly complicated.

  • Clio pairs sophistication with simplicity

    Clio provides the perfect balance between sophistication and simplicity. Whether you’re a large, established firm with unique processes or a new firm just figuring it all out, Clio meets you where you are and scales with you as you grow.

  • Ready to get started with Clio?

    We understand that migrating data from one system to another can be overwhelming. That’s why our dedicated onboarding team is ready to assist your firm’s transition to Clio.

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    “I was really nervous about the data migration but it was pretty much seamless. It was such a relief to hear that all the client files and data had been quickly migrated so that I could start working on the cases”

    Kristen Schneck

    Owner, Abdullah and Schneck Immigration Law Group LLC