"If you are a lawyer that is still sitting on paper checks and paper invoices and are trying to figure out how to collect with credit cards and echecks, man, what a good option. It’s worth a try." - Sam Glover Listen or read along and let us know what you think! Listen to the … Continue reading The Lawyerist Podcast with Sam Glover
Your clients are consumers, too, yet only 15% of solos and 12% of small firms are currently offering online payment options for clients to pay their fees.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you’ve probably been hearing more and more about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple. The legal industry in Silicon Valley and beyond is abuzz with questions, mainly about whether crypto can make the jump to becoming a mainstream form of payment for attorneys and … Continue reading Are You Ready to Get Paid in Crypto?
Still waiting for that paper check to come in? You could minimize the fees you pay and the time it takes to get paid by starting to accept eCheck via direct bank to bank ACH payments from your clients. Interestingly, they are a perfect fit for the legal industry for a few reasons, most importantly … Continue reading How Law Firms Can Give The Most Client-Friendly Payment Experience For The Lowest Transaction Fees
eCheck payments are a reliable, secure, faster way of getting paid. Here are 5 reasons why law firms should enable them for client payments.
One of the most common sources of client disputes for lawyers is around invoicing for time. “You’re charging me how much?!” “But, what were you actually doing during that time??” “I don’t remember all these charges!” Every lawyer would prefer to avoid client disputes. But unlike other types of client disputes (“But, I deserve a … Continue reading Reduce Client Billing Friction in 2018 by Utilizing Good Time Tracking & Quick Invoicing
If you’re like most lawyers practicing independently or in small firms, you’re probably doing so without a dedicated administrative professional at your disposal. Do you have an accurate estimate of how much of your time is spent performing administrative tasks to manage your small law firm or solo practice? How does that stack up against … Continue reading Maximize Billable Hours by Automating Time Consuming Administrative Tasks
When I was practicing as an attorney prior to starting my own legal tech company, I never really thought of myself as entrepreneurial. At least, that was never how I referred to myself. Self-starter, convention challenger, generally informed and certainly opinionated - yes, those things always felt like me. When both my attorney parents left … Continue reading Learn From Some of The Best; A List of Recommended Books & Podcasts to Enjoy This Holiday Season
Considering ways to build out marketing materials or a digital strategy for your practice? From incorporating social media hashtags (#objectoften) to updating your business card with something unique and personal, our list of law firm marketing ideas will help boost your audience and engagement--no matter your practice area or firm size.