Company

AC Consulting provides the necessary products and services which allow your law firm to operate more efficiently and effectively. With over 25 years of technical experience specifically in legal environments in the San Francisco Bay Area, AC Consulting can assist and prepare legal offices to practice law using the latest technological advances.

Below is a summary of the products and services offered by AC Consulting and available to law offices:


ABACUS LAW
Legal Calendaring and Case Management Software

AC Consulting will provide you with a Certified Abacus Law Consultant who will give you and your staff with a thorough training which is customized to your specific needs. This nationally recognized software will allow you to perform the functions listed below and more:

• Organize Legal Calendar Dates
• Implement Fast Track/Federal/Civil Rules
• Track Client and Matter Information
• Conduct Conflict of Interest Checking
• Use a Custom Report Generator
• Implement Document Management/Litigation Support
• Use Forms Generation/Document Assembly
• Integrate TimeSlips for Billing
• Print Daily, Weekly, Yearly (Statutes and Trials) Calendars
• Print Malpractice Alert Reports
• Synchronization with Outlook and Smart Phones


TIMESLIPS
Time and Billing Software

By using Timeslips Time and Billing software, your legal office will record and invoice transactions accurately and improve its cost recovery.

AC Consulting will provide you with a Certified Timeslips Consultant who will give you and your staff with a thorough training which is customized to your specific needs. This nationally recognized software will allow you to perform the functions listed below and more:

• Track Invoices and Aged Balances
• Create Multiple Accounts/Balances for Each Client
• Use Minimum Hours Flat Fee
• Customized Invoices, Slips and Reports
• Program Custom Fields on Timekeeper/Activity Reports
• Use Stopwatch Time and Expense Tracking
• Set Hourly, Flat Fee, Contingency, Percent Complete and Value Billing
• Implement Different Types of Billing Methods
• Automate Rate Assignment from Rate Tables and Rate Rules
• Setup Accounts Receivable with Payment Tracking
• Implement Trust/Retainer Account on Clients/Projects
• Install Practice Management Reporting
• Use History of Billing Tracked on Clients
• Use History of Billing Tracked on Employees
• Maintain Budgeting on Each Client or Project
• Use Fee Allocation Reporting
• Implement Conflict Check and Text Search
• Integrate Timeslips to Other Programs


COMPUTER NETWORKS AND CLOUD COMPUTING
Local and Wide Area and Cloud

AC Consulting can assist your firm by providing a Microsoft Partner who can provide expert service and support for the following network environments:

Windows 10 and Any Legacy Version
Windows Server 2012/2016/2019
Windows Terminal Server
Microsoft Azure Cloud Servers

AC Consulting’s network expertise includes the following networking areas:

• LAN Design
• Installation and Configuration
• Security and Disaster Recovery Procedures
• Employee Sabotage Preparation and Prevention
• System Wide Virus and Worm Protection
• Printer Layout and Set-up
• Expert Troubleshooting
• Upgrades/Fine Tuning
• Drive Mapping and Integration
• Menu Design and Implementation
• Backup Verification
• Hub/Switch/Cable Configuration
• Network Expansion and Office-to-Office Communication
• Electronic Mail and Desktop Faxing
• Remote Access


LAW OFFICE TECHNOLOGY
Hardware and Software Consultation

AC Consulting can assist your firm by implementing the following specialty services to promote efficiency and productivity in your changing environment:

• Home-to-Office and VPN Remote Communications
• Internet Service Provider Assistance
• Domain Name Registration
• Internet Legal Research Connection
• Internet Connectivity
• Lexis and Westlaw Legal Research Communications
• Digital Legal Library Implementation
• Lexis-Nexis Judicial Council Forms Training
• High-Speed Document Scanning
• Courtroom Computer Exhibit Imaging with Trial Director
• Document Management/Litigation Support
• QuickBooks/TimeSlips Training
• WordPerfect Training
• Pleading and Letterhead Macros
• Proof of Service, Verification and Caption Macros
• Dissomaster/Propertizer/CAPS/Baji Forms Installation
• Firm Technical Manuals and Handbooks
• Hardware Purchasing Consultation
• Xerox, Canon, and Konica Copier Printing and Scanning Setup