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You’ve probably started looking into updating your practice to include the latest in cloud legal case management software. But how do you also make sure you’re also staying on the right side of the ethical requirements when you’re choosing new technology for your firm? We’re here to help you out with the top seven questions surrounding ethics and the cloud-based legal case management software- and the answers! Is there firm guidance on ethics and the…
You’ve probably started looking into updating your practice to include the latest in cloud legal case management software. But how do you also make sure you’re also staying on the right side of the ethical requirements when you’re choosing new technology for your firm? We’re here to help you out with the top seven questions surrounding ethics and the cloud-based legal case management software- and the answers! Is there firm guidance on ethics and the…
The verdict is in on another year. Was your personal injury firm successful? Did you meet the goals you set for your business? Are you still thinking about that thing you said at the office holiday party? Well, good news—it doesn’t matter. It’s a new year, a new decade, and a new chance to make your firm more efficient and more victorious. That’s right—resolutions aren’t just for your personal life, they’re also for your firm.…
Nobody likes to clean up after a big meal. After all, you just spent all that time crafting the perfect lasagna—you just want to enjoy it while watching your favorite show and go to sleep…you’ll fill the dishwasher in the morning. Then, three days later, you spend 35 minutes looking for a colander and end up overcooking your linguine. Mamma mia!! What does this have to do with your personal injury practice? A lot.  As…
Are you still tripping over bankers’ boxes full of matters that you need to keep hold of for years? Do you waste hours of time every time something needs digging out from an old case and you must search through endless boxes? Did you know there was another way? The best storage for law firms is no longer physical. Cloud storage for attorneys is the way forward and once you try it, you’ll never want…
Over the last few years, digital marketing has become an integral part of running a successful personal injury law firm. But what is digital marketing, you ask? Google it…just kidding! Digital marketing is basically any marketing you do over the internet (including mobile devices and apps); e.g., this blog post is digital marketing…how meta! See? It’s everywhere! That’s why, over the next few weeks, we’ll introduce you to the different components of digital marketing for personal injury…
Finding the best-case management software for small law firms Law practice management software is a huge field and it can be complicated to know what the best option for your firm is. Maybe you’ve heard people talking about the ‘cloud’ but you like the reassuring sight of a big black server sitting in the corner of your office somewhere and the thought of your data all being kept elsewhere worries you? But, what are you…
  A great movie isn’t a great movie without a great ending—and a successful personal injury litigation isn’t successful without an equitable recovery for your clients. But, just like with the movies, you can’t simply skip ahead to the end of your cases. Personal injury case settlements can be long and arduous—and with multiple attorneys, plaintiffs, injuries, insurance providers, expenses, offers, etc., personal injury settlements can also be a pain to manage…unless you use CloudLex.…
Are you guilty of using spreadsheets to fake it in the legal practice management software stakes? If you answer yes, then you need to step away from the spreadsheet, and read on to learn about a better practice management solution: Spreadsheets have limits Spreadsheets are ok for organizing static data, but once you start adding hundreds of cases, handfuls of contributors, thousands of tasks, endless deadlines, and tens-of-thousands of documents, it all starts to unravel.…
For personal injury law firms, time is of the essence—it’s the scarcest resource of them all (well, except for slices of pepperoni during the firm pizza party). Hitting deadlines and using your time wisely not only bolsters your productivity, and reinforces to clients and colleagues that you’re professional, but it also helps you avoid the top resource killer for personal injury firms: malpractice suits. Malpractice suits drain your firm’s time, money, and reputation—and, according to…