Brett Burney and 5 Reasons Lawyers Should be in The Cloud

In a new white paper, internationally respected legal technology expert Brett Burney offers five reasons lawyers should be in “the cloud.” He also demonstrates how cloud computing, or Software-as-a-Service (Saas), offers benefits to lawyers without disregarding their ethical responsibilities.

Key points of being in “the cloud” include:

Burney lays out a strong case that cloud computing meets standards for client confidentiality, professional conduct and ethics found, as echoed by the Proposed North Carolina Ethics Opinion and the Arizona Ethics Opinion on offsite back services.

Still uneasy, or curious? Go ahead and read the full white paper (PDF), and let us know what you think.