Dropbox for Lawyers and Law Firms: the User Guide
According to the ABA’s most-recent technology survey, 58% of lawyers use Dropbox, making it the most popular online file storage option among lawyers. Here is everything you need to know about Dropbox, from how to install it to securing your client files.
How to Share Files with Clients
Let’s say you have got a document with sensitive information in it, and you need to send a copy to your client or to opposing counsel. What is the best way to do that?
MerusCase Law Practice Management Software
MerusCase may be a good option for California personal-injury and workers-compensation lawyers, but its lack of mobile access, opacity on pricing, and dated user interface mean there are many better options.
LexisNexis Firm Manager Law Practice Management Software
After a rocky start, LexisNexis completely redesigned Firm Manager with the help of a customer advisory board and input from hundreds of practicing lawyers. Here is everything you need to know about the new, improved, and redesigned Firm Manager.
Inbox Zero for Lawyers
Inboxes are meant to be emptied, not used for long-term storage. That goes double for your email inbox, which is far more useful if you empty it on a regular basis.
MyCase Law Practice Management Software
Here’s what you need to know about MyCase, from getting started to using the mobile apps with your clients.
Law Firm Finances: Everything You Need to Know
This is a must-read for anyone who manages a law firm's finances or is even thinking about starting one.
Clio Law Practice Management Software
Clio practice management software information and review.
How to Offer Subscription Fees
Subscription fees can be a great fit for legal services, depending on your practice area and whether your clients have ongoing legal needs. Here's how to offer them.
Passwords: a User Guide for Lawyers and Law Firms
Good passwords are essential to data security, and this article has everything you need to know about creating and keeping track of good passwords.
Xero Accounting for Law Firms
If you are in the market for accounting software, and would like something that is better than QuickBooks in several ways, worse in several others, and a bit better overall, then I recommend Xero.
Dealing with Rule 11 Threats and Motions
"I have had a number of threats for Rule 11, but only one firm had the balls to actually file one, and the judge ordered them to pay my fees for having to respond."
How to Prepare for Oral Argument
The key to better oral argument is to get away from your outline and use a more "modular" approach when preparing.
Getting Things Done, for Lawyers
How to implement the Getting Things Done (GTD) productivity system in your law practice.
How to Organize Paperless Client Files
Organize paperless client files exactly how you organize paper files now.