the cloud computing lawyer

The Cloud Computing Lawyer (Infographic)

The ABA’s Legal Technology Resource Center has been surveying practicing attorneys about their technology choices for more than 20 years. They recently released the 2016 Legal Technology Survey Report, which addresses tech budgeting, software, hardware, and more. It also addresses the use of cloud services among today’s lawyers. While it is safe to say that the legal […]

So I Switched from Mac to PC…

  Maybe pigs can fly: Windows is actually cool again. For the first time in 12 years, I purchased a PC for my own personal use. Adios Mac. I now tote around a burgundy Surface Laptop from Microsoft, and so far, I miss nothing. Well, almost nothing. I had discussed my desire to purchase a burgundy […]

top legal podcasts

Lawyers Share Their Favorite Podcasts: Part One

  Lawyers seems to really love podcasts. In fact, one of our most popular blog posts of all time was on the Top Ten Legal Podcasts. So we thought we’d ask a bunch of lawyers what their favorite podcasts are—and we received so many responses that we decided to share the results in several posts. Here what’s […]

Cybersecurity 101 for Law Firms

[Webinar Wrap-Up] Cybersecurity 101 for Law Firms

In case you missed it (or if you want to see it again!), here are the slides and video from our recent webinar with Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port — Cybersecurity 101 for Law Firms. In this webinar, Larry revealed important tips and tools that will prevent your firm from becoming a victim of cyberattacks. Cybersecurity […]

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Improve Your Productivity by Reducing Pain Points

  Consider your daily struggles and what you could accomplish if you minimized them. That is what productivity looks like for you. So when you’re evaluating new productivity software, you must make sure that it fits your purpose. To critically evaluate technology offerings, ask: Does nearly everyone need to use this program most of the time for […]

electronic payment processing

Why Law Firms Benefit from Combining AFA’s with Electronic Payment Processing

AFA’s are a great alternative to traditional legal billing. However, if you’re ultimately collecting money inefficiently, all of your good intentions can fall flat. Consider what most firms do, regardless of billing structure: They print bills.  Fold them.  Label envelopes.  Stuff the invoices into envelopes.  Buy stamps.  Stamp the envelopes.  Send the invoices. Then they […]

benefits of cloud computing for small firms and solo practitioners

Five Benefits of Cloud Computing for Small Law Firms and Solo Practitioners

  There are so many benefits of cloud computing for small law firms and solo practitioners. Trust me, I know from experience. My family law firm transitioned to the cloud in 2016, and we have never looked back. The term “cloud computing” has a wide and broad breadth. Technically, your Gmail account is a form of cloud […]