A blog about making space for what matters

Stay up-to-date on all things legal technology, including practice management, payments, automation, and more.

hands joined together in a huddle
Law Firm Operations

How Law Firms Can Avoid Failure

In recent years, an alarming number of law firms of all sizes have failed. It is important to understand what happened with these firms and install certain procedures to avoid similar circumstances. These procedures should help any firm to thrive in the near-term and long-term future.

Read More →
workflow automation
Law Firm Operations

Legal Workflow Automation Improves Processes That Propel Profitability

Automating everything from intake to invoice gives your firm the best opportunity to thrive. Those who do not embrace legal technology will soon struggle to survive. Firms that become operationally efficient, work smarter, and deliver superior client-facing resources will outpace those who continue to rely on paper-based methods, no matter

Read More →
stack of files and documents
Matter Management

CARET Legal Feature Spotlight: Document Management Tools

Most legal matters involve hundreds of documents, many of which have numerous iterations along the way. CARET Legal’s robust document management system not only helps firms efficiently manage these files, but also offers interoperability with CARET Legal’s other native matter management tools, maximizing efficiency and productivity.

Read More →
two people shaking hands
Law Firm Operations

Best Practices in Onboarding Attorneys

When a law firm hires an attorney from another firm, certain challenges need to be addressed. It is prudent to address these issues prior to day one, before the lateral attorney becomes an entrenched member of the firm. It is equally important to recognize that each attorney is unique and

Read More →
house and gavel
Document Management

The Name of the Game in Real Estate Law is Change

The key to growing and thriving in real estate law is to stay on top of these changes and to leverage practice management tools in overseeing client activity, communications and cases. Here are some of the important changes happening in real estate law that may signal opportunity for your firm.

Read More →
person holding receipts while using a calculator
Billing, Payments & Accounting

Controlling Expenses

The goal of all law firms is to be profitable, but achieving that goal can be difficult for some lawyers. Generating income is, obviously, the first step towards making a profit; of course, income can only be generated if billable hours are accurately recorded and invoiced to clients, and if

Read More →
Stay Connected
Stay up to date with CARET Legal