What Should a Law Firm Invoice Include?

CosmoLex Team

Invoices can seem like just another routine piece of paperwork, but they carry a lot of importance for clients—and not just in terms of the balance due at the bottom of the page. Whether or not an invoice is straightforward and easy to understand can have a huge impact on a client’s sense of urgency about paying—and by extension, your … Read More

How can our law firm automate our collections?

CosmoLex Team

Most lawyers, and business owners in general, dislike following up on collections. Yet if you want to be paid for work you’ve already done, basic steps around collections are a necessity. One way to circumvent the issue of having to follow up with collections—and possibly putting it off instead—is to automate your collections process. Here’s how. Online payments Online payment … Read More

How can we get our clients to pay our law firm?

CosmoLex Team

It’s a situation no lawyer wants to be in—following up with a client whose account is overdue. And while it’s hard to avoid challenging accounts altogether, there are a few steps you can take to bypass most potential problem accounts. Get retainers First, if you don’t already do so, collect retainers. Holding a retainer in trust for a client often … Read More