Tag Archives: legal accounting

Watch: 2017 Year-End Accounting Checklist & Tips

The end of the year can be a hectic time for many business owners. Sorting through the entire year’s financials, preparing the documents you’ll need to file your tax returns, there are a lot of accounting tasks that need to be completed before you can take some time off to enjoy the holidays with your family. While it’s important to ...

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Navigating Your Legal Accounts Payable: Bills & Beyond

Sometimes it seems like there’s a regulation governing every dollar you bring into your practice. That goes double for money that needs to go the other way — just think about your vendor bills, 3rd party lien claims, and the rest. It’s not enough to have money in the bank to cover your checks. You need an adequate accounts payable ...

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Watch: 6 1/2 Legal Accounting Resolutions for the New Year

Lawyers are lucky that casework has deadlines. We wish we could say the same thing about accounting. Although cases usually get closed on time, most law firm books are full of open issues that never seem to go away. With this New Year’s resolution, 2017 can be different. Well, actually, there are six…and a half. In this video, we’ll review what ...

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Watch: Overcoming the Obstacles of Legal Accounting

Compared to a typical small business, the accounting requirements at law firms are unique. The penalties for violations are much worse than a slap on the wrist or even a big fine — accounting infractions can lead to disbarment. This area requires a “zero tolerance for error” policy in your firm and the knowledge to support it. In  this video, ...

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How to Avoid Six Perils of Law Firm Accounting

One of the most difficult areas for small law practices is financial management. Legal accounting requirements are unlike any other business, and the penalties for errors are significantly more severe than in other companies. The success of your firm depends both on how you practice law and how you run your practice. Join us on Wednesday, April 29th for our ...

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