Can Accounting Software Be Both Simple And Complex?

Have you ever used software so complicated that you had to hire a consultant to teach you how to use it? And how did that work out for you? When it comes to desired features in legal billing and accounting software, “horribly complicated” isn’t at the top of the list.…

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Maintain Practice Security With User Permissions

If you have multiple users accessing Easy TimeBill, then you probably don’t want everyone to be able to do everything. You don’t want to give any one user more authority than necessary because that weakens the overall security of any legal billing and accounting software. You wouldn’t give every person…

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If You Aren’t Watching Your Money Then Who Is?

You’re an attorney not an accountant so it can be easy to dismiss the financial details of running your practice in favor of actually practicing law. However aggressive bill collection is a part of a successful practice. Aggressive doesn’t mean nasty, but it does mean you need to stay on…

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Meet the Smiths – Part 4: Lawyer Billing Software for Your Bottom Line

You’ve been hired by Tom Smith for buying and selling his first house, buying his second house, divorcing the first Mrs. Smith and now divorcing the second Mrs. Smith.  He’s asking whether you’ll offer him a discount and you’re wondering if you’ve been billing him enough. Easy Soft legal billing…

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Law Firm Mergers and Acquisitions 101? Be Sure You’re Using Easy Soft’s Law firm Billing Software

There is an important point to be made on the topic of law office mergers and acquisitions, relating to a firm’s legal billing software and trust accounting. It’s not just your clients, the courts, and grievance or fee arbitration boards who might look through your billing and trust accounting records. …

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Client Payments Result from Strategic Legal Billing Software

Imagine you client opening the invoice you’re about to send.  What do you picture the reaction will be? If the answer is ‘displeased’ or ‘unhappy’ or ‘upset’ and you can only picture them looking at the bottom line, then perhaps it’s time to change your approach to billing. Getting paid…

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Using Your Legal Billing Software to Maintain Advance Retainer Deposits

If you’re like most attorneys we talk to, you obtain one advance retainer deposit when you are first hired and finish the engagement with an overdue balance. Attorneys focus on delivery of professional services, which is the heart of law as a noble profession.  But, do you have a business…

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