Legal Billing Rule #9: Capture Time With Easy, Modern Tools

The following post is an excerpt from our free e-book, Ridiculously Remarkable Legal Billing. Better billing practices improve your law firm and your life. Here’s the ninth one from the book. Get in the habit of capturing time as close as possible to when it’s being expended, which is easy to accomplish with 21st Century […]

Legal Billing Rule #8: Predicting Your Future Income

The following post is an excerpt from our free e-book, Ridiculously Remarkable Legal Billing. Better billing practices improve your law firm and your life. Here’s the eighth one from the book. Getting your bills out regularly and on-time is the most important tool you have in predicting your future income. Knowing how much money is […]

Legal Billing Rule #7: Avoid Communication Breakdown

The following post is an excerpt from our free e-book, Ridiculously Remarkable Legal Billing. Better billing practices improve your law firm and your life. Here’s the seventh one from the book we identify. A regular, descriptive bill is a nice backstop to ensure that you are keeping the client well-informed and that you are on […]

Legal Billing Rule #6: Delaying Billing is Like Giving Away Free Money

The following post is an excerpt from our free e-book, Ridiculously Remarkable Legal Billing. Better billing practices improve your law firm and your life. Here’s the sixth one from the book we identify. By not sending your bills out on time you are essentially offering interest-free financing and performing your services at a discount. Growing […]

Legal Billing Rule #5: Don't Cause Problems For Your Client & Screw Up Her Budget

The following post is an excerpt from our free e-book, Ridiculously Remarkable Legal Billing. Better billing practices improve your law firm and your life. Here’s the fifth one from the book we identify. When your bills come in on-time and on-budget, your client is more likely to automatically pay them without thinking twice. If your […]

Legal Billing Rule #4: Don't Poison Relationships and Scare Away Business

The following post is an excerpt from our free e-book, Ridiculously Remarkable Legal Billing. Better billing practices improve your law firm and your life. Here’s the fourth one from the book we identify. Sending late, large, and surprising bills will ruin your relationship with your clients and hurt your chances of earning more business from […]