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Electronic Billing & Matter Management: They Were Always Meant For Each Other

Content Partner:  Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
Price: $129.00*
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Description: In the beginning, there was a lots and lots of paper – inches-thick of law firm bills. Today, most legal organizations use electronic billing systems that incorporate matter management, allowing for easier budgeting, bill review and data gathering. Join this webinar to find out how to use matter management information to more effectively reap the benefits of your electronic billing system to tighten budgeting and forecasting, and ensure you legal organization’s long-term prosperity.

  • Determine how to effectively use matter data to improve invoice review
  • Discuss the pros and cons of using two systems—one for matter and another for spend
  • Examine how linking information from the two can improve reporting and data quality 
Join Electronic Billing & Matter Management: They Were Always Meant For Each Other
 (link) with subject expert Wafik Guirgis for this one-hour webinar on Tuesday,
December 9, 2014,
2:00 pm CST, 1 p.m. MST, 12 p.m. PST, 3 p.m. EST.
CLM Credits: (Note that only the CLM credit available for this webinar is stated below. If a credit is not stated, it is not available for this program.)
CLMSM Recertification Credit: 1 hour in the subject area of Financial Management (FM)
CLMSM App Credit for Functional Specialists (who are not Finance Specialists): 1 hour in the subject area of Financial Management (FM) towards the additional hours required of Functional Specialists to fulfill the CLM application.
Wafik Guirgis is a Senior Director at Huron Legal. He has more than 16 years of experience working with legal organizations on a variety of strategic and operational issues. Focused on assisting legal departments in optimizing their operations, Guirgis has led numerous legal solution implementations in the areas of matter management, electronic billing, document management and contract management, as well as, architecting and implementing integration strategies to best leverage the information contained in and across those systems. His career includes working for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Deloitte and Merrill Lynch where he was a Vice President in Legal Operations.    

Practice Areas: Accounting & Business of Law, Accounting for Lawyers, Law Practice Technology
Online Media Type: Interactive Text
Production Date: 12/09/2014 3:00 PM EST
Level: Intermediate
Category: Standard
Duration: 1 Hours, 0 Minutes
Online Format: Live

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Wafik Guirgis - Senior Director, Huron Legal
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