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					 This document includes two charts: a Practice/Case Management Software Comparison Chart for Solo/Small Firm, and a Time & Billing Software Comparison
                            Chart for Solo/Small Firm. Scroll down to view the Time & Billing chart. Last updated: July 21, 2011.

                                        Practice/Case Management Software Comparison Chart for Solo/Small Firm
                                                    (Note: May include time/billing features. See below for Time & Billing specific chart.)
                                                                                                                                  Software
                                                    Technical                                                                   Compatibility
                              Pricing                                     Front Office Tasks        Back Office Tasks                               Mobile Access        Technical Support
                                                  Requirements                                                                (Import/export,
                                                                                                                                    etc.)
                      Customizable based on     PC: Windows XP Pro,      Fully integrated           Available in            Microsoft Word        BlackBerry, iPhone,    Customer care
                      firm, desired options.    Vista, or Windows 7.     calendaring, cases,        AbacusLaw Gold          Microsoft Outlook     Palm, Windows CE,      includes tech
                      Pricing includes                                   conflict checking,         only. Includes one-     WordPerfect           Pocket PC.             support, online
                      software, training, and   Server: Microsoft        auto-filling court         click time & billing,                                                training modules and
                      support.                                           forms. Link docs,          accounting, trust       Data import/export.   Call 800.726.3339 as   more.
                                                (more info)              emails, messages,          accounts, general       Data conversion       new phones are
                      For "no obligation                                 notes & more to            ledger, check           from other            available.             Support by remote
                      quote," fill out form                              client records.            writing, payroll and    programs.                                    desktop, telephone,
  Abacus Law          (click here) or call                                                          more.                                                                email, and fax.
  Classic/Gold        800.726.3339, M-F 6am-                             Specialty versions
                      5pm PT                                             include litigation,        (more info)                                                          US-based, M-F 6am-
                                                                         transactional law,                                                                              5pm PT.
                      Free demo available.                               family law, personal
                                                                         injury, immigration,                                                                            (more info)
                      ABA members save 15%                               estate planning and
                      on AbacusLaw through                               workers' comp.
                      ABA TechEZ.
                                                                         (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                      Amicus Attorney 2010        Windows 7/Vista/XP      Matter management,       Most back office         Microsoft Outlook      Contacts and              Annual technical
                      Premium Edition: $999       Pro                     contact relationship     features in Amicus       Microsoft Word         Calendar Sync with        support plans offer
                      1st license, $599                                   management,              Accounting (see          WordPerfect            any mobile device         unlimited telephone
                      additional licenses.        Windows Server          knowledge                Time & Billing chart     HotDocs                (iPhone, BlackBerry,      & email support,
                      Optional add'l fees for     2008/2003               management,              below).                  CompuLaw               Palm, Windows             web-based remote
                      annual maintenance                                  calendaring &                                     Worldox                Mobile) via Outlook.      desktop assistance,
                      ($350/$250 resp.),          Premium Edition:        docketing, universal                              Timeslips              Amicus Mobile (add        access to experts,
                      annual tech support         SQL Server 2008         communication                                     PCLaw                  on software)              convenient hours.
                      ($295/$95 resp.).                                   inbox, document                                   QuickBooks             provides real time
                                                  (more info)             assembly, document                                Tabs3                  two-way access to         (more info)
                      Amicus Attorney 2010                                management, conflict                              Juris                  Amicus time, files,
Amicus Attorney       Small Firm Edition: $499                            checking, to-do lists,                            Plus numerous other    notes, stickies, phone    Annual maintenance
                      1st license, $399                                   deadline                                          accounting and         calls, and messages.      plan s offer
                      additional licenses.                                management.                                       billing applications   Support for Windows       automatic software
                      Optional add'l fees for                                                                               Data import/export     Mobile and                upgrades/updates in
                      annual maintenance                                  (more info)                                                              BlackBerry devices.       addition to technical
                      ($280/$180 resp.),                                                                                    (more info)                                      support.
                      annual tech support                                                                                                          (more info)
                      ($295/$95 resp.).                                                                                                                                      (more info)

                      (more info)


                      Monthly subscription:       Web-based, requires     Matter/case              Time tracking, billing   Microsoft Outlook      Because Clio is web-      Technical support is
                      $49/month per attorney      Internet Explorer       management,              and reporting, trust     Google Calendar        based, it is accessible   included free as a
                      $25/month per support       6.0+, Firefox 2.0+,     document                 accounting, online       Apple iCal             from any device with      part of Clio's monthly
                      staff                       Safari 3.0+ or Google   management,              bill paying              Apple Contacts         an integrated web-        subscription.
                                                  Chrome                  client/contact                                    QuickBooks             browser.                  Support options
       Clio           ABA members save 25%                                management, task                                                                                   include phone (800-
                      on their first six months                           scheduling, practice                                                     An iPhone-optimized       number) and e-mail.
                      of Clio through ABA                                 performance metrics,                                                     version of Clio is also
                      TechEZ.                                             document                                                                 available.
                                                                          sharing/collaboration.




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                      SaaS/Cloud:                Web-based, runs in       Matter, email,           Time tracking and       MS Outlook              Included. Supports    Included at no
                      $64/month per seat         most modern web          document, contacts,      reporting; trust        MS Word                 iPhone, Android and   additional cost.
                                                 browsers (i.e. Safari,   and to-do/tasks          accounting ant          MS Excel                Blackberry
                      (more info)                FireFox, Chrome and      management; group        retainers; billing;     Intuit QuickBooks (no
                                                 Opera)                   calendaring and          batch billing;          export/import
                      5 seat on-premise                                   scheduling; document     invoicing;ad-hoc        required)
                      license-also web-based:    On-premise install       assembly/generation;     reporting; staff
                      $2240 ($1280 one time,     runs on Windows,         alerts and reminders;    performance             All plug-ins are
  HoudiniESQ          $960 annually)             OSX and Linux. (on-      web-based client         reports; AR reports;    included at no
                                                 premise is also web-     access; IM and chat;     call center             additional cost
                      (more info)                based)                   matter and GTD           dashboards; trust
                                                                          dashboards.              accounting report       (more info)
                      Free for solo              Some router                                       dashboard.
                      practitioners, including   configuration            (more info)
                      support                    required.                                         (more info)

                      Contact sales team for     Windows NT, 2000,        Case/contact             Time management,        Microsoft Office        Legal Files Mobile,   Yearly maintenance
                      quote. Volume,             XP Pro. Also             management, email,       budgeting, expense      suite                   Internet, PDAs        and support
                      government and non-        available in web         document assembly        tracking and eBilling   Numerous popular                              agreement available
                      profit discounts           browser version.         and management,          module                  document                                      offering unlimited
                      available.                                          relationship                                     management and                                help desk support;
                      1.800.500.0537             (more info)              management, conflict                             accounting                                    online customer
   Legal Files                                                            checking,                                        programs.                                     resource center.
                                                                          calendaring,                                                                                   Contact company for
                                                                          automatic                                        (more info)                                   additional
                                                                          notification system                                                                            information.
                                                                          for tasks and to-do's.                                                                         1.800.500.0537

                      Monthly subscription:      Web-based, requires      Social Practice          Time & billing, time    Microsoft Outlook       MyCase is web-based   Technical Support
                      $39/month per attorney     any internet             Management™,             tracking, trust         Google Calendar         and accessible on     and Getting Started
                      $29/month per              browser:                 includes: Client &       accounting, receives    Google Docs             any mobile device     Help are included
                      paralegal/staff            IE7 or later             Team communication       online payments.        Apple iCal              including             free with the
                                                 Firefox 3.5 or later     in a secure portal,                              Apple Contacts          smartphones, iPad,    monthly
                      ABA members save 20%       Safari 4                 document                                                                 and other tablets.    subscription.
                      on their subscriptions     Chrome                   management /
     MyCase           to MyCase through ABA                               collaboration /                                                                                Support options
                      TechEZ.                    Mac or PC                storage, matter/case                                                                           include email,
                                                                          management,                                                                                    telephone support,
                                                                          client/contact                                                                                 and knowledge
                                                                          management, task &                                                                             center.
                                                                          to-do scheduling.




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                      Licenses 1-10: $1,000       Workstation:         Notes, calendar,           Marketing, expense     Acrobat                 Remote access    New Needles clients
                      per user. Annual            Windows 2000, XP,    document                   tracking, reporting,   Corel WordPerfect                        must undergo initial
                      support, Sybase, and        Vista.               management, case           import/export to       Docs Open               (more info)      trainng and
                      implementation/training                          status, e-mail, IM,        other Needles firms.   Hot Docs                                 implementation with
                      at additional cost.         Server: Windows      case files, conflict                              Microsoft Suite                          certified training
                                                  2003, 2008.          checking, statute          (more info)            QuickBooks                               consultant.
    Needles           Pricing calculator                               tracking.                                         Timeslips
                      available on website.       (more info)                                                            Worldocs                                 Annual support
                                                                       (more info)                                                                                provides technical
                                                                                                                         (more info)                              support M-F, 8:30-
                                                                                                                                                                  5:15pm EST.

                                                                                                                                                                  (more info)
                      PracticeMaster Basic:       Basic/Premier:       PracticeMaster Basic:      Fee and cost entry.    PracticeMaster Basic:   Palm and other   Annual maintenance
                      $150 for first user ($50    Windows: 7, Vista,   Matter & contact           Tabs3 products can     Tabs3, Paperport,       smartphones      plan available
                      per add'l user);            XP, 2000             database; Firm-wide        be purchased for       Outlook and other e-                     (pricing info)
                      PracticeMaster Premier:                          calendaring; Conflict      back office billing,   mail programs,          (more info)
                      $295 for first user ($150   CSV: STI Server on   checking; Document         accounting, A/R,       QuickBooks                               Free telephone
                      per add'l user).            Windows: 7, Vista,   management;                A/P, trust                                                      support for 60 days
                                                  XP, 2000             common task                accounting, and        PracticeMaster
                      Client Server Version:                           templates; e-mail          check writing (see     Premier:                                 Knowledge base
                      Basic: $500 ($185 per       (more info)                                     chart below).          Additional
                      add'l user)                                      PracticeMaster                                    integration with                         (more info)
                      Premier: $890 ($250 per                          Premier:                   (more info)            Outlook, HotDocs,
                      add'l user)                                      Adds document                                     Paperport, WorlDox,
PracticeMaster                                                         assembly, document                                Microsoft Word,
                      Optional annual                                  management                                        WordPerfect,
                      maintenance: $65/21                              integration, area of                              CompuLaw court
                      for basic, $130/53 for                           practice                                          rules.
                      premier.                                         customization, etc.
                                                                       (comparison chart)                                (more info here and
                      (more info)                                                                                        here)

                      PracticeMaster Basic is
                      included with purchase
                      of Tabs3. (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                      Contact ProLaw for        Workstation:             Matter management,         Time/expense            Microsoft Suite                               ProLaw offers
                      pricing. Information      Windows 2000 Pro,        contacts, document         tracking, budgeting,    Lotus Domino/Notes                            support for planning
                      request form available    XP Pro, Vista            assembly/mgmt,             collections, billing,   GroupWise                                     & implementation,
                      on web page, or call 1-   Business/Ultimate.       email,                     cost recovery,          Acrobat                                       training & adoption,
                      800-977-6529.                                      appointments/tasks,        contingency analysis    HotDocs                                       and technical
                                                Server: Windows          docketing,                 & disposition,          DOCS Open                                     support.
                                                Server 2000, Server      calendaring, in-           integrated              OpenText
                                                2003 R2, Server 2008     context Westlaw            accounting.             Interwoven                                    (more info)
     ProLaw                                     running Microsoft        research, records                                  Worldox
                                                SQL Server               management.                (more info)             PeachTree
                                                2000/2005/2008.                                                             QuickPayroll
                                                                         Specialized practice
                                                (more info)              area modules                                       (more info)
                                                                         available.

                                                                         (more info)

                      1st user: $59.99/month    Web based, cross-        Individual and firm-       Hourly, flat fee, and   Calendar               Any mobile device      Phone and email
                      Users 2-6:                platform. Runs on        wide calendaring, to-      contingency matter      subscription can be    capable of running a   technical support
                      $49.99/month              any operating system     do and task tracking,      support, time and       read by Outlook        full browser.          included in monthly
                      Users 7-20:               with a modern web        matter management,         expense tracking,       2007, iCal, Sunbird,   Optimized for usage    fee. Support hours
                      $39.99/month              browser. Requires        contact management,        flexible user rates,    Google Calendar, and   on the iPhone, Palm    from 9 AM to 6 PM
                      20+ users:                Internet Explorer 7 or   phone and inter-           online timer            most other             Pre, Windows           EST, M-F. Our
                      $19.99/month              above, Safar 3 or        office messaging,          (stopwatch), billing,   compliant              Mobile, and modern     support
                                                above, Firefox 2 or      conflict checking,         invoicing, matter-      calendaring            BlackBerry devices.    representatives are
                      Pricing includes mobile   above, Chrome, or        document storage,          based ledgers and       programs.                                     located in the U.S.
                      access, upgrades,         Opera.                   reporting and              accounting. AR                                                        and are native
                      backups, security,                                 performance                reports, batch          Mail merge with                               English speakers.
                      support, and training.                             tracking, date             invoice creation.       Microsoft Word for                            Support in Spanish is
                                                                         calculation, tagging,                              form letter/label                             also available.
                                                                         mail merge, on-                                    generation.
 Rocket Matter                                                           demand data                                                                                      We respond to most
                                                                         downloads, Skype                                   Invoices can be                               issues within the
                                                                         integration.                                       created in                                    hour, and guarantee
                                                                                                                            WordPerfect, Word,                            a 1 business day
                                                                                                                            or PDF.                                       response time.

                                                                                                                            Reports and data can                          Rocket Matter
                                                                                                                            be backed up to CSV                           subscriptions include
                                                                                                                            files readable with                           free training sessions
                                                                                                                            Excel.                                        and 24-hour access
                                                                                                                                                                          to online support
                                                                                                                                                                          videos to help with
                                                                                                                                                                          most common
                                                                                                                                                                          questions.


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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                      1st user: $950           Workstation:           Contacts, matter       Time capture         PCLaw                                       Online support
                      Additional users: $525   Windows XP, Vista.     management,                                 Juris                                       center with
                      (includes 1st year       Business/Pro edition   docketing,             (more info)          Timeslips                                   articles/FAQs.
                      maintenance plan)        recommended.           calendaring,                                QuickBooks
                                                                      document                                    Other "billing,                             (more info)
                      (more info)              Server: Windows        management,                                 document
                                               Server 2003/2008       communications,                             management, e-mail                          Online service center
                                               with Microsoft SQL     data import/sync                            and other desktop                           available for licensed
                                               2005/2008.                                                         business                                    customers.
 Time Matters                                                         (more info)                                 applications."
                                               (more info)                                                                                                    Live-answer
                                                                                                                  (more info)                                 telephone support
                                                                                                                                                              available M-F, 8am-
                                                                                                                                                              8pm for strictly
                                                                                                                                                              technical issues.

                                                                                                                                                              (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                                              Time and Billing Software Comparison Chart for Solo/Small Firms
                                                                   Key
                                                                                      Types of                                 Data
                                            Technical           Accounting                                Software                                                  Technical
                         Pricing                                                       Billing                              Conversion          Mobile Access
                                          Requirements          and Billing                             Compatibility                                                Support
                                                                                     Supported                               Available
                                                                  Tasks
                    $399 (first user)     Workstation:        Time tracking,      Hourly, split, flat   Amicus Attorney   Guide to migrating                    Annual technical
                    $299 (add'l users)    Windows XP          billing and full    fee, consolidated,    2010              from another                          support plans offer
                    Optional add'l fees   Home/XP             General Ledger      e-billing.                              accounting system                     unlimited
                    for annual            Pro/Server          accounting.                                                 available: see PDF.                   telephone & email
                    maintenance           2003/Vista          Includes check                                                                                    support, web-
                    ($230/$130 resp.),                        writing, accounts                                                                                 based remote
                    annual tech           Internet Explorer   payable and                                                                                       desktop
                    support ($295/$95     6+                  productivity                                                                                      assistance, access
                    resp.).                                   reporting.                                                                                        to experts,
                                          File Server:                                                                                                          convenient hours.
                    (more info)           Windows XP          (more info)
    Amicus
                                          Pro/Server                                                                                                            (more info)
  Accounting                              2003/Vista/SBS
                                          2008/ Server 2008                                                                                                     Annual
                                                                                                                                                                maintenance plan
                                          Internet Explorer                                                                                                     s offer automatic
                                          6+                                                                                                                    software
                                                                                                                                                                upgrades/updates
                                          (more info-PDF)                                                                                                       in addition to
                                                                                                                                                                technical support.

                                                                                                                                                                (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                    Free (1 user, 3       All operating          Mobile time and                            Uploads all         Pre-existing         iPhone/iPod Touch   All subscribers get
                    active clients, 5     systems - the          expense tracking,                          formats for file    database             with OS 2 or        free technical
                    open projects).       software is online     customer service,                          management.         conversion easily    above, BlackBerry   support. Lite and
                                          and isn't subject to   scheduling, time                           Integrates with     possible with        OS 4.0 or above,    Pro users get
                    Lite - $19.99 per     specific operating     attendance,                                Quickbooks.         Bill4Time free       Windows Mobile      priority. Free
                    user (2 users, 20     systems. All           project                                    Exports firm data   technical support.   smartphones,        system updates
                    active clients, 30    browsers -             management,                                in CSV.                                  Palm                and daily back-ups.
                    open projects).       Internet Explorer 6    business                                                                            smartphones.        Free personal
                                          or above, Firefox 2    productivity                                                                                            tutorials,
   Bill4Time        Pro - $39.99 per      or above, Safari 2     control, reporting,                                                                 Laptops             webinars, and
                    user (unlimited       on Mac, Safari 3       accounting,                                                                         disconnected from   group tutorials
                    users, active         on PC.                 invoicing, payroll &                                                                the internet can    upon request.
                    clients, and open                            billing, firm                                                                       use a desktop
                    projects. Users                              management.                                                                         widget to track     Free access to
                    after the third are                                                                                                              time.               video tutorials and
                    $19.99 per user).                            (more info)                                                                                             knowledgebase.
                                                                                                                                                     (more info)
                    (more info)

                    $99 one-time          Windows XP, Vista,     Automatic time         Hourly              Standalone          Export to            No                  Free phone and
                    perpetual license,    7                      capture (Capture       Flat fee                                Microsoft Excel                          email support
                    volume discounts                             all PC based time      Create categories
                    available             (more info)            with no interaction    to sort time by                         (more info)                              Online Quick Start
                                                                 or data entry)         client/matter                                                                    guide and Training
                    (more info)                                                                                                                                          Video
                                                                 Capture non-PC         (more info)
  Chrometa                                                       time via Away                                                                                           (more info)
                                                                 Time reminder
                                                                 (meetings, phone,
                                                                 etc)

                                                                 (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                    Billing:               Windows           Time/expense           Hourly by              Exports all                                                   Unlimited free live
                    1st Computer:          2000/XP/Vista/7   tracking, Receiver     timekeeper/task,       statement and                                                 phone support and
                    $249/yr                                  retainers in           flat fee,              reports in                                                    weekly web based
                    Add'l Computer:                          operating or trust     contingency,           Word/PDF                                                      training classes.
                    $99/yr                                   banks, billing,        global rates,                                                                        Online training
                                                             receive payment        matter specific                                                                      video library.
                    Trust Module:                            or apply retainers,    rates, time entry
                    1st Computer:                            check printing and     specific rates,
                    $249/yr                                  monthly bank           UTBMS codes.
                    Add'l Computer:                          reconciliation.
                    $99/yr                                   Batch generate
 Easy TimeBill                                               overdue invoices &
   & Trust          Supports unlimited                       low retainer
  Accounting        number of                                balance notices.
                    timekeepers &                            Fully customizable
                    multiple                                 letters and
                    simultaneous                             invoices. Over 25
                    users.                                   reports for billing,
                                                             trust, and banking.
                    Training, live                           Matter’s unbilled,
                    phone support and                        unpaid & retainer
                    product updates                          balances always
                    are included in the                      visible.
                    pricing.                                 (more info)

                    Including first year   Workstation:      Time tracking,         Flat fee, task-        LexisNexis Total    Free utilities and   PCLaw Travel         Online support
                    maintenance plan:      Windows 2000,     billing, accounts      based, split,          Practice            paid services        Edition module for   provided via
                    1st User: $950         XP, Vista, 7      receivable,            contingency,           Advantage, Time     offered to ease      Palm OS 3.5+,        LexisNexis Total
                    Add'l users: $455                        integrated credit      retainer, electronic   Matters, Amicus     transition. Data     BlackBerry OS 4.0+   Practice Solutions
                                           Server: Windows   card processing,       billing.               Attorney, PCLaw     has been                                  Support Center.
                    Without first year     2000, Windows     trust accounts,                               Timer, LexisNexis   converted from       (more info)
    PCLaw           maintenance plan:      2003 Server       ledgers,               (more info)            Research            QuickBooks,                               (more info)
                    1st User: $600                           comprehensive                                 Microsoft Small     Timeslips,
                    Add'l users: $400      (more info)       reporting,                                    Business            Compulaw, Esilaw,
                                                             integrated payroll                            Accounting          Manac, and Tabs3.
                    (more info)
                                                             (more info)                                   (more info)         (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                    $295 (two users)     Windows: 7, Vista,   Time tracking,        Hourly, flat-fee,    Tabs3 Financial    Call 402.423.1440    Integrates with     Free knowledge
                    $495 (five users)    XP, 2000             accounts              contingency,         software,          for information on   Palm version 4 or   base, free
                    (more info)                               receivable, reports   UTMBS/electronic     PracticeMaster,    data conversion.     5.                  telephone support
                                         (more info)                                billing, split-fee   QuickBooks (more                                            for first 60 days,
                    Client Server                             (more info)           retainer, task       info here and                           (more info)         annual
                    Versions:                                                       based billing, pro   here)                                                       maintenance plans
                    $1395 (5 users)                           Separate Tabs3        bono, billable,                                              Tabs3 Palm          available, which
                    $2095 (9 users)                           software available    non-billable                                                 Handheld and        include unlimited
 Tabs3 Billing                                                for trust, general                                                                 Tabs3 Remote        telephone support
                    (more info)                               ledger, accounts      (more info)                                                  Entry software      and free updates
                                                              payable.                                                                           available at an     (more info)
                    PracticeMaster                                                                                                               additional price.
                    Basic is included                                                                                                            (more info here
                    with purchase of                                                                                                             and here)
                    Tabs3. (more info)

                    1 user: $499.99      Windows 7            Time/expense          Hourly, flat,        QuickBooks,        Built-in data        Mobile recording    30 days' free
                    5 user: $899.99      Ultimate or          tracking, bill        contingency,         Peachtree, MS      import feature can   of time/expenses    warranty support
                    10 user: $1599.99    Professional,        generation,           percent              Outlook, Excel.    import data from     using PocketPC      upon registration
                                         Windows Vista        accounts              completion,                             delimited text       devices with Time   of product.
                    1 network station:   Business or          receivable, report    others.              (more info)        files.               to Time Pro add-
                    $199.95              Ultimate,            design &                                                                           on.                 Basic and "Billing
                    5 network            Windows XP SP3       customization,        (more info)                             (more info)                              Assurance"
                    stations: $699.99                         scheduled                                                                          (more info)         support plans
                                         (more info)          backups, alerts,                                              Tools offered for                        available at
                    (more info)                               custom fields,                                                conversion of        Enter time from     variable prices.
                                                              networking                                                    older Timeslips      any web-            On-demand
                    Single station                            options.                                                      databases.           connected           support available
   Timeslips        support plan: $269                                                                                      Conversion from      computer using      as well.
                                                              (more info)                                                   other databases      Timeslips eCenter
                    Network support                                                                                         may be possible      add on.             Knowledgebase
                    plan: $399                                Various add-on                                                via Timeslips                            and community
                                                              products available.                                           Certified            (more info)         assistance
                    (more info)                                                                                             Consultant.                              available.

                    ABA members                                                                                             (more info)                              (more info)
                    save 15% on
                    Timeslips through
                    ABA TechEZ.




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                    $35.00 per            Windows XP, Vista.   Billing                Hourly by              Quickbooks, MYOB   Quickbooks           Mobile Web          Toll Free
                    timekeeper/per        Macintosh, Linux,    LEDES billing,         timekeeper/task,       AccountEdge, CSV   CSV files from all   Access through      Telephone and
                    month or $29 per      Unix, etc.           batch bill creation,   flat fee,              Export, PayPal     accounting           TimeSolv Mobile     Email support
                    user/month with                            consolidated           contingency,                              systems including    at no charge.       included in
                    an annual plan.       Software is          billing, multiple      global rates,          WorkTRAKR for      Timeslips.                               subscription.
                    No charge for non-    browser based and    flexible billing       matter specific        automatically                           Supported devices   Response time of
                    timekeepers.          not subject to       templates, five bill   rates, time entry      capturing time     No charge for data   include             less than 2 hours.
                                          specific operating   delivery options,      specific rates,        from phone calls   conversion and       * iPhone            Support personnel
                    Includes initial      system.              online bill            LEDES billing,         and emails         help with data       * Blackberry        located in the US.
                    setup, support and                         presentment and        outsourced billing,                       upload.              * Windows Mobile
                    one-on-one online     Browsers: Internet   credit card            print and mail         (more info)                             * Palm              Includes free one-
                    Training.             Explorer, Firefox,   payments               service.                                  (more info)                              on-one online
                    Discounts available   Safari, Chrome                                                                                             Laptop based        training, initial
                    for 10+ users         (more info)          Narrative              Additional                                                     mobile access       setup and
                                                               replacement codes      electronic billing                                             through TimeSync,   configuration.
                    (more info)                                for quick notes        formats available                                              a desktop
                                                               entry, multiple        for insurance                                                  application for     Support hours:
TimeSolv Legal                                                 timers, ABA            companies, such                                                tracking time and   Email 8 AM to 10
                                                               UTBMS codes            as Chubbs,                                                     expenses.           PM EST Monday-
                                                                                      Litigation Advisors,                                                               Sunday
                                                               Accounting             etc.                                                           (more info)         Telephone 9 AM to
                                                               Accounts                                                                                                  8:30 PM Monday-
                                                               receivable, trust      (more info)                                                                        Friday
                                                               accounting,
                                                               financial reports,                                                                                        Online support site
                                                               auto reports,                                                                                             available for self
                                                               project                                                                                                   help.
                                                               management,                                                                                               (more info)
                                                               conflicts
                                                               management,
                                                               approval
                                                               workflow.

                                                               (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.
                    $30 per month for       Windows 98, ME,       Time keeping,         Custom interval,    Microsoft Outlook,   PDF (built in),                Unlimited support
                    the first license.      2000, XP, Server      payment entry,        hour, half-hour,    TurboLaw             HTML, Text, CSV,               including US based
                    $20 per month for       2003, Vista           stop watch, bill      quarter-hour,       Document             MHT, Excel, RTF,               toll-free phone
                    each additional                               creation, account     tenth-hour, exact   Software             Image (BMP, GIF,               support for active
                    license. Volume         XP or higher          history, financial    time, flat fee.                          JPEG, PNG, TIFF,               subscribers. Free
                    discount available      recommended for       reports,                                                       EMF, WMF)                      training webinars
                    for 5+ licenses.        best results.         client/staff                                                                                  and help center
                                                                  information entry                                                                             also available.
  TurboLaw          No contract term.       Internet              (including billing
                                            connection            rates), application
  Time and          Free trial available.   required for setup,   of finance charges,
    Billing                                 updates, and          dozens of
                                            activation, but the   customizable
                                            program is on your    bill/statement
                                            computer, not         templates,
                                            hosted on the         multiple matter
                                            Internet.             support.

                                            (more info)           (more info)




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    Note: these charts do not provide a comprehensive comparison of all Practice Management/Time & Billing products on the market. Inclusion in the chart should not be
construed as an endorsement or recommendation. If you have an update to a listing or if you'd like to submit a product for consideration in future chart revisions, please contact
                                                                   the LTRC at ltrc@americanbar.org.

				
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