Clio is the undisputed leader in cloud-based legal technology offering practice management, CRM and client intake software.

Clio is transforming the legal experience for all through cloud-based and client-centered legal technology. 

Clio was founded in Oct 1, 2008 by Jack Newton and Rian Gauvreau. The company is based in Vancouver, British Columbia, with additional offices in Calgary, AB; Santa Monica, CA and Dublin, Ireland.


Clio's platform aims to serve as “an operating system” for lawyers, offering cloud-based legal practice management, client intake and legal CRM software. The company helps legal professionals be more productive, grow their firms and “make legal services more accessible.


Clio has more than 150,000 customers across 100 countries. Many of the lawyers using Clio are smaller and solo practitioners, but the company also serves larger firms such as Locks Law and King Law.


Clio is backed by TCV, JMI Equity, T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., Bessemer Venture Partners, OMERS Growth Equity, Point Nine Capital, Acton Capital Partners and others. The company raised $110M in Series E round on Apr 27, 2021. This brings Clio's total funding to $386M to date. The latest round valued the company at $1.6B post-money.


Clio has been named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, a Deloitte Fast 50 company, and one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures.



  • Year founded: 2008
  • Funding Info: $386M over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series E)
  • Yearly Revenue: $100M-$200M (2020)
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1.6B as of April 27, 2021
  • City/Town: Vancouver
  • State: British Columbia
  • Country: Canada
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