Law Firm Outsourcing vs. Insourcing (Hiring)

Law Firm Outsourcing vs. Insourcing (Hiring) Today, more than ever, the question of outsourcing versus insourcing is consuming law firms. As firms grow and need additional help, managers and partners are trying to figure out which is better for their firm, staff, and future.  Thankfully, you do not have to figure out this complicated situation […]

Paralegal vs. Legal Assistant: What’s the Difference?

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Paralegal vs. Legal Assistant: What’s the Difference?  While the terms paralegal and legal assistant are often used reciprocally, the two positions are quite different. Not only does each position have unique duties and responsibilities, but the requirements to become a paralegal or a legal assistant differ substantially.  To better explain these two positions, in the […]

When Contractors Become Part of Your Law Firm’s Trusted Team

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When Contractors Become Part of Your Law Firm’s Trusted Team Unfortunately, for many legal professionals, there are just not enough hours in the day to get everything done while still making sure that they are there to help their law firms grow and thrive. Thankfully, these firms do not have to accomplish these objectives alone. […]

10 Steps to Run Your Law Firm for Growth & Success

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10 Steps to Run Your Law Firm for Growth & Success Growing your law firm while ensuring its continued success can be challenging. Thankfully, there are things you can do to help simplify this process and make sure that you set up a thriving practice.  To help you get started on this journey, this article […]

Understanding the Top 5 Management Styles Used by Law Firms

Understanding the Top 5 Management Styles Used by Law Firms Law firms today have not only revolutionized how they provide legal services to their clients but how they manage their legal teams. Gone are the days of a “one size fits all” model when it comes to managing a firm. Instead, to succeed in this […]

Best Practices for Law Firm Trust Accounting

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Best Practices for Law Firm Trust Accounting Although the concept of law firm trust accounting may seem relatively straightforward (keep money that is not yours in a different account), the actual practice of trust accounting may be more complicated. That is why to ensure that your firm completes this process correctly, the guide below will […]

Best Practices for Legal Process Outsourcing

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Best Practices for Legal Process Outsourcing Working with a legal process outsourcing team can provide your law firm with numerous benefits. However, ensuring you hire the right team to take on the job is not a simple task. While you may have plenty of options when it comes to this back office help, you want […]

How to Develop & Grow Your Family Law Practice

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How to Develop & Grow Your Family Law Practice If you are considering developing and growing your family law practice, you need to realize that, unlike other types of law, family law cannot rely on repeat clients. As a result, it is important that you bring in new clients continuously if you want to ensure […]

6 Ways to Optimize Law Firm Billing & Collections Efforts

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6 Ways to Optimize Law Firm Billing & Collections Efforts When it comes to owning and operating a law firm, there is nothing more important than making it convenient and easy for your clients to pay you. Yet, even though most firms know this and billing remains essential to the overall success of a law […]

Law Firms: Five Ways To Ensure Your Clients Pay On Time

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Law Firms: Five Ways To Ensure Your Clients Pay On Time To have a successful law firm, attorneys must ensure their clients pay. However, getting this money is not always as straightforward as many firms hope it to be. Worse yet, following up with clients for these funds can be a complicated undertaking that can […]