Deborah J. Schaefer is a Certified Public Accountant in Connecticut and New York, who specializes in the selection, implementation, training, and support of computer-based accounting systems for law firms.
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Technology is a dynamic platform. There are constant changes and improvements all the time. Keeping up with the changes is overwhelming especially for lawyers. The applications that are available to lawyers have changed over time and are quite diverse. Understanding the solutions available to lawyers will enable them to determine the most effective and useful applications for their individual practices. Choosing between on-premise solutions and cloud solutions is only one criteria to be used in the technology selection process. In this session, Deborah Schaefer will present the array of legal applications available, describe what the solutions accomplish for the law firm, and how to select the right one for your law firm.
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Date / Time: March 31, 2023
Deborah J. Schaefer | DJS CPA
Deborah J. Schaefer is a Certified Public Accountant in Connecticut and New York, who specializes in the selection, implementation, training, and support of computer-based accounting systems for law firms. Practicing for over 40 years, she has worked with hundreds of law firms in the US and internationally. Prior to starting her own firm, Deborah worked in the computer audit and consulting divisions of several national accounting firms in New York and Boston. Some of the packages she supports include: PCLaw, Soluno, Zola Suite, ActionStep, NetDocuments, TimeMatters, Amicus, and QuickBooks.
I. Technology as a Platform | 1:00pm – 1:15pm
II. Changes and Improvements | 1:15pm – 1:30pm
III. Keeping Up with Changes | 1:30pm – 1:45pm
IV. Applications for Lawyers | 1:45pm – 2:00pm
Break | 2:00pm – 2:10pm
V. On-premise Solutions vs Cloud Solutions | 2:10pm – 2:25pm
VI. Legal Applications Available | 2:25pm – 2:40pm
VII. Solutions for Law Firms | 2:40pm – 2:55pm
VIII. Selecting the Right Technology | 2:55pm – 3:10pm