What Does the Future Look Like for Law Firm Tech?

CosmoLex Team

After a dramatic shift to remote working during the pandemic, the path forward continues to strike a hybrid balance of remote and in-person work. This means legal tech will continue to play a big role in law firm offices (and home offices!) across the country. Where’s law firm tech headed? Collaboration One of the key benefits tech has been able … Read More

Should My Law Firm Hire Another Assistant?

CosmoLex Team

Historically, law firms that want to improve the efficiency of their office operations have hired an additional assistant. Bringing on another person helped the team stay on top of routine tasks and workflows. But today’s technology has developed to the point where a modern practice management system can pick up the slack for you. Understand your workflows Workflows are the … Read More

What’s the Must-Have Tech for Law Firms?

CosmoLex Team

As with any other kind of business, law firms can benefit from staying on top of tech trends in their field. Leveraging the latest tech can give them a leg up with the competition and save on an especially valuable commodity: time. So, what are today’s emerging legal tech trends? Live chat Even before the pandemic, clients were increasingly seeking … Read More

What Types of Documents Can Be Created Using Automation in a Law Firm?

CosmoLex Team

Drafting legal documents is an important part of any lawyer’s job. But it can be repetitive because law firms use many documents that are very similar from one matter to the next. For these situations, document automation can be a huge boon. It’s especially useful with documents that change little outside of client names, case numbers, dates, and other basic … Read More

What’s the Best Way for Our Law Firm to Communicate with Clients?

CosmoLex Team

Good communication is a key factor in shaping clients’ experiences with your law firm. A dynamic approach is an integral part of any communications strategy, but your practice management system’s client portal can cover many of your bases. Security As a lawyer, you’re responsible for taking certain precautions to safeguard client information.[1] This holds true whether the files in question … Read More

How Can Lawyers and Paralegals Keep Each Other Up to Date on Cases?

CosmoLex Team

Thanks to advances in digital technology, remote and on-the-go collaboration is more streamlined than ever before—enough so that staff and clients expect team collaboration to progress smoothly, in the office or from home. But how should lawyers and paralegals keep each other up to date on cases? Note sharing can be a very effective way of keeping your team up … Read More

What Questions Should I Ask Before Entering a Law Firm Partnership?

CosmoLex Team

Law firm mergers and partnerships seem to be increasing across many different practice areas, but not all mergers are successful. Before you enter into a partnership with another firm, there are a few questions you should ask them—and yourself. Goals First, it’s important to make sure your goals align. If you and another firm or solo are talking about joining … Read More