Why the Billable Hour Is Here to Stay

  While you may grind away on files day in and day out through six-minute intervals, tracking the time can prove distracting and burdensome. The billable hour remains the standard method for billing with lawyers, and this has been the standard for decades. Despite the longevity of the billable hour, plenty of lawyers believe they […]

Top Five Reasons Why Every Attorney Should Attend Legal Conferences

    There are several challenges in selecting a legal conference to attend in any given year but that doesn’t mean dump the idea in your trash bin and keep it moving. The reality is that in any given year, there is a multitude of legal conferences throughout the year, in different parts of the […]

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Everything You Need to Know About E-Discovery

One of my favorite novels is William Gibson’s sci-fi cyberpunk masterpiece, Neuromancer. In the book, hackers “jack-in” to cyberspace (Gibson’s book popularized the term) and explore massive, shining cities of data that represent the Internet. Our world is some time away from Gibson’s vision of hacking. But the massive cities of data he describes are […]

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Law Firm of the Week: James T. Jones, Esq.

Firm Details: Firm Name & Slogan: James T. Jones, Esq. – Boston Startup Attorney Location: Boston, MA What does your firm do? My firm helps startups and entrepreneurs form entities and make crucial early decisions. We also handle contract issues and seed stage investing. This firm focuses on the little guy without the deep pockets […]

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Webinar Recap: How to Run a Mac-Based Law Firm with Tom Lambotte

Tom Lambotte, Mac-based legal IT expert for law firms, teaches us how to run a Mac-based law firm and the do’s and don’ts of everything in between. Webinar recorded on June 02, 2017 hosted by David Bitton, CEO at PracticePanther. What you will learn: How to run a secure Mac-based law firm. Learn the 10 Pillars of […]

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Webinar Recap: Reclaim your Workday with Evernote by Heidi Alexander

Heidi Alexander, Evernote expert, teaches us why Lawyers use it daily, and how you can become more efficient using Evernote. What you will learn: How lawyers use Evernote to free up more time. Essential benefits and features of using Evernote. Tips and tricks to get the most out of Evernote. Using Evernote in your law practice […]

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PracticePanther Wins 2017 Bronze Stevie Award

PracticePanther HONORED AS A BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD WINNER IN 2017 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDSSM Stevie winners will be presented with their awards on June 20 in New York   Miami, FL – May 2, 2017 – PracticePanther was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year category in The 15th […]

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New Features and Updates Released!

We’re excited to announce 10 of our latest features designed to automate your firm so you can get more done in less time. Most updates came from member requests so we thank you for the support, feature requests, and feedback. Keep them coming! P.S. Stay tuned for a major Accounting update coming soon! 1. Create […]

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Paralegal Superstars: An Ode to the Unsung Heroes of Law

Legal dramas are common-place on television and film. I think most people dream of the chance to yell “I object, Your Honor” at some point. Likewise, who can’t recognize the gavel sound effect from Law & Order? However, I always questioned how these thin, gorgeous attorneys were able to manage their caseloads. They seemed more […]