State of the Legal Industry: Where We Are and Where We Are Headed

Learn how your law firm can find greater success by adapting to the enduring changes in today’s legal industry.


The legal industry has changed—but you can stay ahead of the curve.

The past year has been marked by monumental change—both in our lives and in the legal industry. Now, law firms must adapt to these changes or be left behind. By understanding the long-term impacts of recent, permanent industry shifts and by embracing evolving consumer expectations, you can set your law firm apart.

Join Jack Newton, CEO and Founder of Clio, and Nefra Macdonald, Clio’s Team Lead Affinity Partnerships Manager, in this 1-hour webinar to find out where the industry is headed and the steps you’ll need to take to remain competitive.

In this free webinar, you’ll learn:

  • The lasting impact of COVID-19 on the legal industry
  • Practical frameworks for handling uncertainty and change
  • How to set your firm apart by being cloud-based and client-centered

Duration: 60 minutes

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Jack Newton

CEO & Founder


As the CEO and Co-founder of Clio and a pioneer in cloud-based legal technology, Jack Newton has spearheaded efforts to educate the legal community on the security, ethics, and privacy issues surrounding cloud computing, and has become a nationally recognized author and speaker on these topics. He co-founded and is President of the Legal Cloud Computing Association (LCCA), a consortium of leading cloud computing providers with a mandate to help accelerate the adoption of cloud computing in the legal industry, and is the author of The Client-Centered Law Firm, a bestseller that’s helping law firms thrive in today’s experience-driven era. He was also named a 2019 Fellow to the College of Law Practice Management, sits on the board of AI-powered legal research provider ROSS Intelligence, and is an investor and advisor to early-stage legal tech startups.

Jack is also the host of Daily Matters, a podcast dedicated to hearing from legal professionals, industry leaders, and subject matter experts about the future of law. In Daily Matters, he explores where the legal industry is headed, how legal practice is changing, and what legal professionals can do to position themselves for success. You can find Daily Matters on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or Stitcher.

Follow Jack on Twitter for up to date commentary on technology, legal and the future of the profession.


Nefra MacDonald

Team Lead, Affinity Partnerships Manager


Nefra MacDonald is a legal technology and wellness speaker who, as the team lead of Affinity Partnerships at Clio, works with bar associations and other legal organizations to help lawyers succeed in their practices. Having worked in legal for over a decade, Nefra understands the pain points that affect legal professionals, and she uses her experience to help lawyers streamline processes and run a better business. A graduate of the University of Miami, Nefra is passionate about bringing a practical lens to each one of her presentations, so each attendee leaves with a takeaway that can improve their day-to-day. She has been a speaker at the Clio Cloud Conference, ABA TECHSHOW, and at many other legal conferences across North America.