Jan, 2021 · 3 min read
Using legal practice management software should not be a chore but a critical aid in running your practice. Many solo and small law firms dread the day that caseloads become too large for their basic processes and they are unable to manage without a system. For large firms they tolerate old antiquated systems rather than convert even though many of the attorneys avoid the system at all costs, it is difficult to use remotely, billing is inaccurate, and payments are slow.
Practice management software can no longer be viewed as a necessary evil. It needs to be considered core to running a successful firm. As pricing pressure increases, caseloads expand, and work environments continue to shift practice management becomes even more important.
Once a firm decides to implement or update practice management software, then, as we have discussed in an earlier blog post "Is Your Firm's Work Environment up to the Task?", user adoption is the key to achieving success.
The most critical components for firm adoption are:
At Caseroads our system design and JumpStart program simplifies adoption. We have used our operational design expertise and web design standards to create an easy-to-use, legal practice management software that is an all in one solution. We assist firms in migrating critical information, we have adoption checklists to help firms get prepared for the rollout. We are available to answer questions and guide a firm through the critical first weeks of usage. We are also happy to address your specific needs as our success is directly tied to your success.