Accounting 102 Course for Lawyers

Michael E. McCabe, Jr.Client FundsLeave a Comment

A common theme in attorney discipline cases is the lawyer’s failure to properly handle client funds. Law school, unfortunately, teaches lawyers-to-be little if anything about basic accounting principles or financial record-keeping. Lawyers owe a fiduciary duty to their clients which includes proper handling and documenting their money. For those interested in getting a basic understanding of lawyer accounting, you may … Read More