Technology—it touches every corner of our lives in the 21st century. To stay competitive in a tech-driven world, smart attorneys are increasingly turning to digital tools to save time and expedite essential processes.
Unsure of where to begin? Below are four useful tools and services that can save litigators hours—without sacrificing a polished, professional practice.
- Ruby Receptionists: No matter how big or small your practice is, your clients should reach a friendly, professional receptionist whenever they call. Ruby Receptionists offers a live answering service for your business, operating completely remotely. They even have bilingual associates on staff to field calls from your Spanish-speaking clients.
- CaseText: This service’s CARA tool will save you hours of research by allowing you to search statutes, cases and regulations in seconds. You can upload your document directly, which CARA will search to find the most relevant, up-to-date precedent.
- Dragon Dictation: This tool is helpful for thinking through opening and closing arguments, or for taking notes on the go. Dragon Dictation’s voice-to-text transcriptions can be sent as an email, a text, or pasted into an app or a document.
- InsureSign: Paperwork is a fact of litigator life, but it doesn’t need to be painful. InsureSign’s e-signature software is the easiest to use, allowing you to secure signed agreements in minutes. No more recreating the wheel every time you need a new contract—you can save templates you use often and add fields for signatures, initials, or checkboxes wherever you’d like.
With the wide array of tech tools available to attorneys in 2017, you can simplify, automate and outsource your way to a better practice. Try something new today.