Getting in the Accounting Weeds
By Kylie Ora Lobell
Cost accounting can help firms determine just how profitable they really are.

Legal Industry/Business Management

When a Rainmaker Retires
By Erin Brereton

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Table of Contents


Features


Financial Management

Getting in the Accounting Weeds
By Kylie Ora Lobell

Cost accounting can help firms determine just how profitable they really are.

Legal Industry/Business Management

When a Rainmaker Retires
By Erin Brereton

Early preparation can help ensure uninterrupted service — and help you hold on to key clients when their main contact leaves.

Financial Management

Managing and Mitigating Financial Risks
By Pat Sand

Policies and procedures legal managers need to adopt to safeguard law firm profitability.




Columns


BIG IDEAS: ALA PRESIDENT'S LETTER

Making the Move to Retirement Planning

BP PERSPECTIVE: INSIGHTS FROM A BUSINESS PARTNER

Costly Surprises: 4 Hidden Tax Liabilities for Law Firms

DIVERSITY DIALOGUE: BROADENING BUSINESS PERSPECTIVES

The Shifting Attitudes of Workplace Millennials

INNOVATIONS: FRESH THOUGHTS FOR MANAGING

New Legal Services Delivery Models Promote Access to Justice, Leverage Technology

TEST DRIVE: GADGET REVIEWS WITH BILL AND PHIL

A Test Drive Through the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show




Departments


FACTS AND STATS: QUICK INDUSTRY TAKES

Facts and Stats

INDUSTRY NEWS: LEGAL MANAGEMENT UPDATES

Business Analysis of a Law Firm: A Breakdown of Efficient Business Planning
Legal Holds: A Primer for Legal Managers

TIPS AND TRENDS: INDUSTRY ADVICE AND DEVELOPMENTS

Managing Your Retirement Savings Through Life’s Transitions




ALA Now


ALA FACES: MEMBER AND CHAPTER NEWS

Member and Chapter News
Rising Stars: Members Inspiring Good

AT ALA: ASSOCIATION NEWS AND EVENTS

What’s Happening at Headquarters?