Valuing and Understanding Your Time as a Family Lawyer

For family law firms who want to maximise their profits, time is a family lawyers most valuable commodity. Unlike businesses that have a physical product they can reproduce; family law firms are dependent on their…

Driving law firm success from two sides

The shifts that the legal industry has seen and the consequent decisions that had to be made within the course of days are no strangers to any law firm decision-maker. Learning as you go is…

The rise of AI vs the rise of junior lawyers – how will junior lawyers be impacted by new technology?

This article was first published by the Centre for Legal Innovation (CLI) at The College of Law as a CLI Blog post on 2 May 2019.  We gratefully acknowledge Rachel Treasure and CLI for their…

3 solutions helping conveyancers to differentiate their firms

It’s been a big year, and we’re only halfway. Now is the time to look forward and think about what you can do to differentiate your firm from others. What strengths does your firm possess…

Australian Government and private sector hit by massive cyber attack. 2 ways to protect your firm

On June 19, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a major cyber attack is targeting “Australian organisations across a range of sectors, including all levels of government, industry, political organisations, education, health, essential service providers…

Victoria mandates probate must be e-filed from July 1

Earlier this year, the Supreme Court of Victoria announced that it had postponed the launch of its eFiling system, RedCrest-Probate, as a result of COVID-19. The launch was set back to 1 July 2020. “From…

Supporting your firm through FY 19/20: A year in review

2020 has been a tough year around the globe, but especially for Australians. We welcomed in the New Year battling bushfires and in February, NSW and QLD fought floods. March saw the introduction of lockdown…

The future lawyer

Recently, the Australian Financial Review shared that the lawyer of the future will do more than just law. “The lawyer of the future will not only provide legal advice but also be a business adviser…

Future-proof your firm: The technology supporting your firm to adapt to recent regulatory updates and new recommendations

In light of COVID-19, the legal profession in Australia has experienced significant change as ways we have always done work have been challenged. Social distancing and the restriction of face to face meetings has meant…

Growing your firm: What did you learn this financial year and where can this knowledge take you?

For many Australians, this year, we have had the unexpected thrown at us and found solutions to help us all adapt and thrive. With our biggest disrupter, COVID-19, hopefully on the decline, now is the…