Jack Newton


As the CEO and 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, privacy considerations, and benefits of running a law firm in the cloud. Under his leadership, Clio is bettering the lives and businesses of lawyers while making legal services more accessible and equitable for all through cloud-based and client-centered technology. Jack’s efforts to transform the legal experience for all have profoundly impacted the legal industry.

Jack is the author of The Client-Centered Law Firm, a #1 bestseller that’s helping law firms thrive in today’s experience-driven era. He is also the host of Daily Matters, a podcast dedicated to conversations with legal professionals, industry leaders, and subject matter experts about the future of law. Jack was named CEO of the Year in 2023 by Business in Vancouver, following many awards acknowledging his leadership. This includes Most Exceptional Entrepreneur from Goldman Sachs, Canada’s Most Admired CEO by Waterstone Human Capital, EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Forty Under 40 from BIV, Person of the Year at the Technology Impact Awards, and in 2019 was named a Fellow to the College of Law Practice Management.

Clio has also been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies by Deloitte, received top employer awards in Canada and Ireland, and was celebrated for having one of Canada’s Most Admired Corporate Cultures by Waterstone Human Capital. Follow Jack on X at @jack_newton for up-to-date commentary on technology, the legal industry, and the future of the profession.

My Sessions

AI in Action: Transforming the Legal Landscape

Grand Ballroom EF

In a world where AI can take on complex tasks like contract analysis and document drafting, what will be the role of the modern legal professional? In this fireside chat, Clio’s CEO and Founder Jack Newton will share his vision for how new innovation in AI will have a transformative impact on the world and […]