Love it or hate it, the billable hour is the primary way many attorneys bill for their time. To its credit, the billable hour is a proven and reliable method for charging for your legal services. However, as with any billing method, it has its downsides. Here are a couple of ways to capture all of your billable time and avoid writing off billable time.
Habits can improve your productivity. I am a big believer in systems. The more systems in your law practice, the easier it is to handle the flow of legal work as well as the myriad of administrative tasks required to run your law practice. Habits are a subset of systems but are more focused on your personal actions.