Niches Worth the Hitches: Exploring the Opportunities and Struggles of Law Firm Accounting (ACEO)


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Discussion Leader
Amanda Aguillard, CPA


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Discussion Leader
Jan Haugo

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Niches Worth the Hitches: Exploring the Opportunities and Struggles of Law Firm Accounting (ACEO)

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Field of Study

Accounting

Level

Overview

Credits

1

Qualifies For

CPE

Overview

Accounting firms are often told that they must specialize in industry verticals to see success and scalability, but how do you know which vertical to choose? Join Amanda Aguillard, CPA and Jan Haugo as they discuss how’s today’s landscape creates opportunity for accounting for small to medium law firms. They also explore potential struggles unique to legal businesses and answer questions for participants.

Major Topics

  • Why should your firm consider specializing in industry verticals?
  • Is the legal industry the newest Uber?
  • Are solo and small law firms qualified to manage their own finances?
  • How does the rapid improvement in cloud technology yield an opportunity for accountants and bookkeepers?
  • How is law firm accounting different from other industries?
  • What is IOLTA accounting?
  • Deciphering the law firm balance sheet
  • A peek at law firm billing
  • Should your firm invest in law firm clients?

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the changes happening in the legal industry
  • Understand how law firm accounting is different from accounting in other verticals
  • Identify applications and tech tools that will assist in law firm accounting

Designed For

CPAs, accountants, and bookkeepers who are considering specializing in the legal industry vertical

Prerequisite

None

Advanced Preparation

None


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Discussion Leader
Amanda Aguillard, CPA


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Discussion Leader
Jan Haugo

No Future Events exist.
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