With the advancement in cloud technology, we see that the number of lawyers who use cloud platform has increased significantly. The increased productivity, 24-hour access, and security that it provides is the reason why law firms access the cloud. Cloud computing is an emerging technology which allows you to access your data, via the internet, anywhere remotely. The legal industry is by no way behind in adopting this technology.
The legal technology survey identifies many cloud services as being used vividly worldwide by legal service providers and professionals. There are many benefits of using cloud computing which provide ease of access to the users. Lawyers can use it for storage, e-mail management, billing, etc., which allows them to manage cases on the move and function more efficiently.
However, there are a few barriers that prevent some law firms from adopting cloud technology like losing confidential client data and data privacy regulations, since they are still not confident of the genuineness of cloud. This infographic throws light on the importance of cloud computing for a law firm and gives out stats that explain the role of cloud computing in various areas of the law industry.
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