How can I make sure my law firm gets paid?

CosmoLex Team

For a law firm to be profitable, it needs to be able to collect payments for work completed. Timely billing and accounting Law firms should ensure invoices are sent to clients on a regular basis, setting expectations and ensuring bills are received near when the work is completed. Descriptive line items should also be used to convey value and make … Read More

As a lawyer, what can I do if my client won't pay their bills?

CosmoLex Team

Collecting past due payments can be time-consuming for lawyers. There are various routes to take when a client simply won’t pay their bills, but the recommended course of action is to try to collect outside of court if possible[1]. To start, lawyers can write a payment demand or collection letter to the client outlining the original terms of the invoice, … Read More