Nov, 2020 · 4 min read
Whether you are ready to admit it or not, more technology is required to survive in the new economy than ever before. However, technology adoption has been identified as one of the top issues that a law firm faces. So why is adoption so difficult? There are several causes. Let us review a few key ones.
So how can you avoid these adoption pitfalls? First educate yourself around the technology your firm will use. Obtain a good understanding of its capabilities and its faults while separating the marketing hype from the reality. Plan how you envision using the legal practice management technology within your practice. Then follow a few simple things to make sure your plan is a success.
If you do the work up front, then your law firm management software investment will be rewarded. Your local bar association like the Chicago Bar Association has a whole section dedicated to technology for its member firms.