A 6-Step Guide to Better Legal Bookkeeping

It seems like whenever you talk to a lawyer who works in a small law firm, they view their firm’s bookkeeping and accounting as a perennial headache. Although the process can be challenging, this doesn’t have to be the case.

In A 6-Step Guide to Better Legal Bookkeeping, you’ll discover how a few simple steps and the implementation of some modern best-practices can be an easy way to keep your books current, clean, and compliant next year. Simplifying your bookkeeping in time for 2018 is possible, but you’ll need to start now.

If you’re feeling overwhelmed, there is no need to worry. From client cost recovery to revenue allocation and credit card payments, we will give you an easy-to-follow six-step plan that lets you attack one piece of your firm at a time. With roughly six working weeks left in the year, you can implement one step each week and start the new year off right, in complete control of your accounting books forever.

Learning Objectives: 

• Understand legal accounting and why it’s important
• The six steps to improve your legal bookkeeping
• Discover how legal-specific accounting can help

Wednesday, November 1st
2:00pm – 2:30pm ET

Free Registration

The Speakers:

Erica Birstler, Product Specialist & Manager of Customer Support

Erica Birstler is Manager of Customer Success at CosmoLex, developers of a cloud based-legal billing & trust accounting system specifically designed for solo and small law firms.

Erica has a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration, and 5 years of experience in the legal software Industry catering to the specialized technology needs of small to mid-sized law firms. She has also given numerous presentations on legal technologies such as law practice technology management, cloud computing, and legal billing & trust accounting compliance.

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Please note: this is a non CLE session.
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