March 27th, 2012 by Gwynne Monahan
ZenCash, DirectLaw, Chrometa Join as Launch Partners for the Clio Platform
CHICAGO, IL and VANCOUVER, BC — March 27, 2012 —This week at ABA TECHSHOW 2012, Clio, the leader in cloud-based practice management, will unveil the Clio Platform, an Application Programming Interface (API) that allows third-party developers to integrate with and extend Clio’s functionality.
“We’re tremendously excited to announce the Clio Platform, and are thrilled to see the integrations and extensions developers are building using the Clio API,” said Jack Newton, Clio’s founder and CEO. “Clio’s users will benefit through a broad range of integrations and add-ons being built for Clio by a broad range of partners.”
Launch applications for the Clio Platform include:
ZenCash. ZenCash automates your entire receivables management process. From the moment the invoice is sent, to the day you get paid. ZenCash synchronizes directly with Clio via the Clio API, completely automating the receivables & collections process for you. ZenCash can send printed thank you notes, printed invoices, and even make phone calls on your behalf. For more information about ZenCash visit www.zencash.com.
DirectLaw. DirectLaw provides a virtual law firm platform to solos and small law firms that enables these law firms to deliver legal services over the Internet without developing complex software applications on their own. DirectLaw’s integration with Clio allows for matters, documents and clients to be shared between Clio and DirectLaw. For more information about DirectLaw visit DirectLaw.com.
Chrometa (available April, 2012). Chrometa allows you to automatically track and categorize your time. Via its integration with the Clio Platform, Chrometa will automatically synchronize projects and time entries with Clio. For more information about Chrometa, visit chrometa.com
For Third-Party Developers
If you are a third-party developers interested in building on the Clio Platform, visit http://api-docs.goclio.com for information on how to get started.
Clio is a comprehensive web-based practice management product specifically designed for solo practitioners and small-to-medium-sized law firms. Clio can be accessed using PCs and Macs as well as mobile devices including iPhone, iPad and other mobile devices.
Secure and easy-to-use, Clio provides case/matter management, time tracking, billing/reporting, client contact and document management, task scheduling, trust accounting, and detailed reporting. In addition, Clio includes Clio Connect, a secure portal for exchanging information and collaborating with clients, and Clio Express, an offline time capture application.