Clio’s Industry-Leading Security

The legal software solution you can trust. Protect your clients’ information and firm’s data with top security features and protocols.

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Setting the standard for legal software

  • Dedicated security experts

    Our dedicated security team brings more than 40 years of combined cybersecurity experience at world-class organizations. Our security team is available 24x7x365 to respond to security incidents.

  • Staying on top of the latest in cybersecurity

    We continuously monitor for potential vulnerabilities and review and update our code and systems configuration to ensure your data is always protected.

  • Standardizing employee security protocols

    Clio enforces a set of administrative, physical, and technical controls such as office access policies, two-factor authentication for internal tools, criminal background checks for employees, regular security training, and more.

Meeting compliance requirements

  • Operating in accordance with GDPR legislation

    Clio Manage is compliant with the terms found in the GDPR guidelines, meeting our requirements as both a data controller and data processor.

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  • Operating in accordance with PCI legislation

    Clio Payments, powered by LawPay, is PCI compliant, enabling you to get paid 39% faster by accepting credit card payments from your clients.

Clio is tested and certified as secure

  • Regular security tests

    Every year, Clio works with a leading cybersecurity firm that tests our platform using the most advanced techniques available to ensure that Clio’s software is secure.

  • Daily security malware scans

    Clio is audited and certified each day by McAfee Secure to help guarantee that our products are not affected by malware, vulnerabilities, and other online threats.

Built with best practices, on state-of-the art infrastructure

  • In-transit and at-rest encryption

    Clio applies in-transit and at-rest encryption using industry best practices (such as HTTPS and TLS) to ensure your firm’s data is stored and transmitted securely. Clio’s web interfaces are also verified by DigiCert, a trusted certificate authority.

  • Automatic backups and redundant servers

    To ensure your account data remains accessible at all times, Clio performs regular automatic backups and makes use of geo-redundancy for its infrastructure. You can also make use of our data escrow feature to automate local backups of your data.

  • Built with data residency (and physical security) in mind

    Clio offers hosting options in the United States, European Union, and/or Canada to address any data residency requirements. Clio’s hosting facilities are audited annually for security certifications (such as SOC 2 and ISO27001) to ensure they employ advanced physical security measures such as biometrics, CCTV cameras, and 24×7 on-site security.

  • Secure development practices

    Clio demands high internal standards for code quality, mandatory code reviews, and constant internal security consultations on complex technical decisions.

Implementing advanced product features and controls

  • Role-based permissions

    Restrict visibility to sensitive case information to certain users at your firm.

  • Two-factor authentication

    Verify every login attempt via a mobile device—do it with a single tap using the Clio Mobile App or another multi-factor authentication solution.

  • Password policies

    Enforce strong passwords and/or regular password resets with Clio’s password policy settings.

  • Login safeguards

    Clio will automatically lock your account for a period of time after too many failed login attempts.

  • Session/Activity tracking

    Clio logs the IP address of every session for your account and actions taken by your users to help you monitor for suspicious activity.

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