Tag Archives: trust accounting

What I Wish I’d Learned in Law School: How to Run an Ethical Office

In this video, we will cover the best communication practices for addressing clients followed by the ins-and-outs of creating an effective fee agreement. Lastly, you will discover the necessary steps it takes to run an efficient and ethical office by understanding financial control and the psychology of billing, including a discussion on the proper use of trust accounts. Key Points: ...

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7 Vital Trust Accounting Reports

Are all of your trust accounts always “audit ready”? Trust accounting is one of those aspects of running a practice that comes with a zero tolerance for error. The penalties — for both the attorney and the firm — be can severe. In this video, we will dive into the 7 most vital trust accounting reports you should be properly ...

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7 Critical Reports for Trust Accounting

Trust accounting is one of those aspects of running a practice that comes with a zero tolerance for error. The penalties — for both the attorney and the firm — be can severe. However, it’s so tedious and time consuming to keep up with all the required documentation that many firms procrastinate or just do a partial job each month. ...

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How to Survive Your Trust Account Audit

Trust accounts are an integral part of many practices, and unfortunately they are also a common source of disciplinary trouble. Seamlessly incorporating your trust accounting into your day-to-day practice management routine is one of the best ways to protect yourself, your firm, and your clients. Yet many firms choose to maintain separate trust accounting systems – increasing complexity and risk ...

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