Home » Author Archives: Contributing Writer

Author Archives: Contributing Writer

Contributing Writer
This bio page is used to publish submissions by contributing writers. We welcome contributions from the legal community and are especially keen for contributions from our customers. Please review previous submissions published here and the “About Us” section to get a sense for what topics work for this blog. All posts must be original content not published elsewhere for at least 30 days. To submit an idea for consideration, please email blsssocial@lexisnexis.com.

Trust Yourself with Trust Accounting


As attorneys, we understand the general concept of trust accounts, and that misuse of the same can cost us our bar cards. But, do we really trust ourselves with trust accounting? Attorneys who receive retainers from their clients take on the role of a fiduciary, per their state bar’s rules. Up to and until the attorney has worked that case ... Read More »

Embracing Technology to Improve the Invoice-to-Cash Process

Cash flow is critical to any business, and for law firms, growing the bottom line is always a concern. With profits under pressure across the legal industry, improving the invoice payment cycle and streamlining the payment process are more important than ever. Many law firms are looking to their accounts receivable (A/R) departments for ways to increase their finances, in ... Read More »

Optimizing Savings through Prompt Pay Discounts in CounselLink


Virtually every legal department is under pressure to reduce and tightly manage costs. And for most legal departments, outside counsel spending represents a very large portion of that cost. There is a lot of focus in the industry on managing hourly rates to control costs, but it’s important to consider all the tools in the cost management toolkit. In addition ... Read More »

10 Tips, Tricks, and the Juris Virtual Conference


LexisNexis® Juris® is a customizable tool that’s helping firms to simplify the way that they manage their finances. We want all Juris users to understand what their software solution can do, so their firms can take full advantage of all the advanced features Juris has. Here are some tips to help you use your Juris software to its fullest potential. ... Read More »