Is Cloud Attorney Practice Management Software Safe?

Probably the single most common concern new CosmoLex customers have is security. After all, the internet is a public network. How secure is it to store sensitive attorney time and billing software records out in the cloud? As it turns out, your information is almost certainly safer with us than it is in your own office. Bank-Grade Encryption – One … Read More

Advantages Of Cloud-Based Law Firm Software

CosmoLex has been developed from the ground up as a fully cloud-based legal software solution. We didn’t move into the cloud simply because it’s the popular thing to do. After examining the benefits of both desktop and cloud law practice management software we came to the conclusion that this is the future of the legal industry. Here are just a … Read More

Think Your Practice Doesn’t Need Legal Billing And Accounting Software? Think Again!

Old school lawyers may look down on the newfangled gadgets those young whippersnapper attorneys use, but they are doing themselves and their practices a disservice by ignoring technology. Not only does billing software for lawyers offer practical advantages, soon it may effectively be illegal not to use it. Competitive Benefits The “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” school of … Read More

Why the right billing software matters to law practices

Why the right billing software matters to law practices Your firm can choose from an array commercial billing software packages but it’s important that you choose a product that provides features needed by the legal industry. Generic business software works great…for a generic business. However law firms have specific billing conditions that only dedicated attorney time and billing software can … Read More

Protect Yourself from Ethics Inquiries with the Right Software

Ethics Protection Software Money management is one of the leading sources of ethic charges against attorneys. Lawyers suspected of padding their hours, inventing expenses or otherwise inflating their bills better have a good paper trail to prove their invoices are accurate. Any documentation is better than none, but ideally law firms should be using dedicated legal billing and accounting software … Read More

The Dark Side of Attorney Time and Billing Software: Knowing When to Unplug

Technology makes us more productive. Even since the invention of the wheel and the lever our civilization has been using technology to get more work out of people. Unfortunately technology can be a two-edged sword and it’s important to ensure that the flexibility of cloud-based time and billing software and other tools doesn’t burn people out. Law Firms in the … Read More

6 Features You Need In Legal Billing And Accounting Software

Law firms have a number of specialized billing needs and it is important to find a billing software solution that caters to these needs. When reading time billing software reviews to find the right product for your practice, be sure to look for these critical features. Matter-Based Billing: Most businesses bill by client, but a law firm has to bill … Read More

4 Ways Lawyer Billing Software Can Improve Your Practice’s Collection Rates

When you were in law school, you probably assumed you’d spend your days practicing law. Unfortunately the reality of running any business is there are a host of other administrative details that take time away from the core function of the organization. If you spend too much of your day being a clerk instead of a lawyer, attorney time and … Read More

Working From Anywhere: The Best And Worst Feature Of Cloud Software

We often tout the flexibility of the cloud versions of our software. You can get access to client and practice information from your office, your home, the courthouse, a coffee shop or anywhere else. However just because you can do something doesn’t mean you should! Tools like cloud-based time and billing software for lawyers give attorneys the power to take … Read More