Here is a list of some of the things LawStream can do, to help you organize the time, money and other valuable resources in your office:

  • Customization
    • business/office
    • user
    • client/contact
    • localization
  • Contact Management
    • entries
    • reports
    • connection to files
    • communication
  • Timekeeping and Expenses
    • enter time
    • track time with timers
    • enter disbursement
    • pre-billing reports
    • summary reports of work in progress
    • productivity reports
    • edits of time/expense records
  • Billing
    • billing on narrative/descriptive basis
    • billing on detail basis, for selected individual time/service records
    • pre-bills
    • selection of work ready to bill
    • bulk billing
    • LEDES billing
    • links to accounting records
    • management of work in progress and bills
  • Accounting
    • general ledger
    • receivables
    • payables
    • general office accounting
    • trust accounting
    • statements
    • transaction reports
    • total/summary reports
    • financial statements
    • links with other functions
    • sales tax
    • V.A.T./G.S.T.
  • Scheduling
    • reminder entries
    • rules-based reminders
    • calendar interface
    • reports of reminders
    • links with other functions
    • alarms
    • appointments
  • Communication
    • letters
    • word processor
    • email
    • inter-office memos
    • memos to file
    • labels
    • envelopes
  • Word processing
    • integrated word processor
    • group documents within user-specified categories
    • spell-checker
    • glossary (to expand abbreviations into extended text)
    • justification (center, left, right, fully-justified)
    • tabs
    • extra-space above or below paragraphs
    • selections for text: fonts, sizes, styles (italicized, bold, etc.), colors
    • images within documents
    • text boxes
  • Integration with other applications
    • exporting of data in text format
    • exporting of records in formats suitable for spreadsheets or similar applications
    • export contacts in proper format for iPod, iPad and iPhone
    • export reminders in proper format for iPod, iPad and iPhone
    • send/save reports in any of these formats: pdf, rich-text, html, postscript
    • export data for merging with Microsoft Word
    • prepare email messages from LawStream data, and send from your email application
    • organize word processor documents for each file, for easy opening by your word processing application
    • save graphic data for clients or files
    • save URLs of web sites for clients or files, and open browser at those pages/sites from within LawStream