Association of Legal Administrators 2019 Annual Conference
Join Newmeyer Dillion's Lisa Waligorski as she presents at the Association of Legal Administrators 2019 Annual Conference: New Frontiers in Legal Management.
On Tuesday, April 16th, Lisa Waligorski will give a 1-hour presentation on, "The Basics of Life in the Law Firm Accounting Lane." Whether you are new to law firm accounting, or you spend your time in another area of law firm management, this session will introduce the unique components of law firm accounting, how to easily understand financial statements, the function and importance of the trust account, the importance of not only having a budget but understanding how it compares to actual dollars spent, and the significance of alternative (appropriate) fee arrangements. The session will also demonstrate the relevance of legal process improvements and legal project management in law firms.