This roll-out will be preceded by a session of training and the sending of an introductory pack with more information on their Client and Cost Management System meant to help legal aid providers familiarise themselves with the new platform.
The online training dates are:
The new Client and Cost Management System will enable you to:
– make legal aid applications and submit bills electronically
– scan and submit supporting documents electronically
– make payments in new ways- via debit or credit card, direct debit or payment reference cards.
Although these changes and new systems are primarily designed to increase efficiency at the LAA and reduce their administrative costs, for practitioners at the sharp end of the legal work it presents a new platform and way of working to adapt to. Of course a major part of this adaptation for law firms is ensuring that IT systems are optimised for working effectively with the new platform.
As a supporter of firms carrying out publicly funded work, we have committed significant development resources to keeping pace with Legal Aid Agency’s changes and ensuring our case management and billing software integrates seamlessly with the new CCMS.
Through DPS case management software and the new civil billing module you can:
Now is the time to make sure your firm is equipped to deal with this future way of working. Request a FREE consultation to get started.
Added By: DPS Software | Date Added: 16th Oct 2013 | Posted In: Uncategorized