[Free eBook] Law Firm Document Automation: The Basics

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Smokeball, the industry leader in legal productivity software, recently released a brand new eBook on perhaps the number one time saver in small law firms: automation.  Automating a small firm starts and ends with documents.  In this new eBook, “Law Firm Document Automation: The Basics,” Smokeball dives into exactly what document automation is and how it works.  Most importantly, however, Smokeball’s new eBook outlines where the benefits of document automation are felt in a small firm. From condensing workflows to more quickly and efficiently training new lawyers and staff, the benefits of automation are huge.  Besides efficiency, document automation in a small firm is one of the only ways to perform quality control over your product.

The new eBook goes far beyond documents to outline many other ways law firms can automate internal processes to achieve a streamlined practice.  From automated billing methods to automated workflows and tasks, Smokeball presents many ways a small firm can let practice productivity software do the procedural thinking.  The more time lawyers and their staff can free up to do the thinking they went to school for, the better shape a small firm is in, both financially and in terms of quality for clients.  In fact, Smokeball clients who have automated various aspects of their business from documents to timekeeping have seen a 30% increase in profitability. Time is a law firm’s only valuable commodity, so stop wasting it.

Download “Law Firm Document Automation: The Basics” today, and learn more about streamlining your entire law practice through automation.

Smokeball is the only Practice Productivity Software on the market and helps small law firms do more than just “manage.”  Join the thousands of legal professionals who rely on Smokeball to streamline a productive law practice.  Schedule a short demo with one of Smokeball’s small firm specialists today! By the way, if you do so in the month of January, you’ll be entered for a 1 in 25 chance to win a new Microsoft Surface Pro 6, the perfect Smokeball companion for a fully mobile practice.

By |January 15th, 2019|

About the Author:

For years, Josh has helped lawyers become more organized, productive, and profitable. A trained litigator, Josh came to Smokeball from a large east-coast law firm where his practice focused on franchise, insurance, marine, and general litigation. His work with Smokeball, and his continued passion for what he does each day, is driven by a desire to help lawyers and their staff do better in every way. Knowing well the stress and strain put on today’s legal professional, he regularly focuses on improving work and life in the law. He has traveled the country working with and learning from lawyers and their staff. Josh speaks regularly to bar associations about successful law firm practices and other legal topics. Recent notable engagements have been with the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the Missouri Bar’s Solo and Small Firm Conference. In addition to his work at Smokeball, Josh serves on the Writing Resource Center staff at The John Marshall Law School. Besides legal technology, his research interests include judicial decision-making, jury decision-making and psychology, and legal writing. He has written and overseen research exploring causal effects of sex/gender on federal appellate court decision-making, and assisted with research for a forthcoming textbook on judicial decision-making. Additionally, Josh sits on the Board of Directors of Chicago-based Community Activism Law Alliance and on the Board of Directors of Chicago Fringe Opera Company. Josh holds his J.D., cum laude, from Washington University in St. Louis, where he served as a Senior Editor of the Wash. U. Law Review, held the prestigious Thompson Coburn Research Fellowship, served as Research Assistant to then-Vice-Dean (now Chancellor) Andrew D. Martin, and clerked at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri. He holds a B.A. in Political Science and a B.M. in Music Performance with Honors Scholar distinction from the University of Connecticut, making him a Huskies basketball fan through and through. Follow Josh’s activity on LinkedIn, and keep up with new articles on the Smokeball Blog.