Legal Billing and Accounting: Ways Your Firm Can Fail

Lawyers have a very specialized set of skills and training. Their clients trust them with some of their most sensitive information. Accordingly, there is a higher degree of consideration placed on payment as a part of the lawyer-client relationships.   When most people think about violating ethical standards, their first thoughts turn to the more well-known issues: embezzlement, misrepresentation, undisclosed conflict … Read More

Improving Your Law Office’s Cash Flow

Money talks in more ways than one. In the COVID-19 era, your firm needs a cash flow that is consistent and easy to manage. Modern online payment options let you handle billing and accept payments from clients without the hassle.  What does it mean for your firm, though? Here are a few things to consider. The Importance of Billing & … Read More

Top 5 Billing Practices Used by Profitable Law Firms

This year might be unpredictable, but that doesn’t mean it has to be unprofitable. With modern billing, you can keep track of your bottom line just like the most profitable law firms do. From best practices to specific tactics to keeping money coming in the door, we’ll show you how to keep your numbers out of the red.  Law firm … Read More

Using Modern Tools To Increase Your Billing Productivity

We all want to get paid for the work we do. But working on the actual billing that means we can get paid? Not nearly as enjoyable.  Billing clients can be a time-consuming headache, especially when you’re not using modern tools. Tasks that could take only minutes take hours. And all that time is taking away from other things that … Read More

Harnessing Technology To Improve Your Legal Billing

Do you dread billing? Does it feel like it takes up a lot of time or like you’re always scrambling to get invoices out? If so, you’re not alone – billing isn’t what most lawyers thought of when they signed up for law school. Even if you have someone who helps with your billing, it can still seem like there … Read More

Make More Money: 10 Tips for Better Legal Billing

Right now, we’re all dealing with uncertainties and changes but one thing remains the same – a firm’s need to stay profitable.  Billing can be a sore subject for lawyers, especially ones who have had their share of clients who don’t pay. Trying to get billable hours in while staying on top of billing and running a practice can be … Read More

5 Ways Using Separate Billing and Accounting Software is Wasting Your Time

The time you spend on billing and accounting can seem like a money-making investment – after all, it means you’re going to invoice your client for billable hours and hopefully recover some expense costs. But effective time usage is what allows lawyers to invest their time in activities that are profitable, rather than just those that simply need to be … Read More

What Lawyers Need to Know About Accepting Bitcoin Payments

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As we move into the third decade of the 21st century, law firms must find new ways to stay current with the needs of clients. From text message marketing to digital services, there are new platforms to master and new privacy and security concerns to keep in mind.  A particularly sensitive ethical concern for lawyers is financial transactions. For this … Read More

Redefining Modern Practice Management: Legal Billing

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No matter what size a firm is or what practice areas they cover, a lack of proper time tracking or billing procedures can quickly create a cash flow issue. Thankfully, modern practice management creates a solution to the challenges of accurate, timely billing. Through the power of the cloud and technology built specifically for the legal industry, lawyers can make … Read More

Maximizing Your Time To Get More Billable Hours

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For lawyers, working long hours is often seen as part of the job. But are the hours you work really contributing to your billable hours and bottom line? It’s easy to get lost in the many, many tasks required of successful lawyers. Billing, research, client management, case details – all of these take time. Some to-dos are unavoidable and are … Read More