Attorney Billing Software and Service

Attorney Statement Formats

A bill should look like a bill i.e. a request for payment. A bill should clearly communicate the following things: Total amount due and/or amount due with this bill. Payment due date. Matter or matters. Optional messages about billing and payment agreements and basis for charge. Specific services being billed and the basis for the

Retainer Deposits

In my experience, it is important for clients to make as much of an upfront monetary commitment to their legal matter as they can afford. I call this an “initial retainer deposit”. One warning: clients can misunderstand a retainer as an advance payment in full rather than an “initial retainer deposit” to pay for ongoing