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  • As Bar Counsel with The Florida Bar, I routinely deal with trust accounting problems. Rightfully so, these cases are high priority items and we have experienced financial auditors that get to the bottom of each case. The responsibility for how and why to take care of your trust account cannot be stressed enough. Best advice is when in doubt, get help. There are many guides published by Bar Associations for this and many more accountants that should be able to help. Automating the trust account with software is the most painless way going forward as even Quickbooks can be setup to do this. The Florida Bar will be releasing its own free to use software for Florida lawyers to use for their trust accounts. Simply stated, there are absolutely no reasons for not handling the trust account properly.