All businesses, law firms included, need reliable, consistent systems to maintain efficiency. While traditional processes served the legal industry for decades, those manual systems may not be sufficient to meet the current demand in the market. This is especially true when it comes to the law firm billing processes.

The ABA approved credit card processing for legal fees in 1974. However, law firm credit card processing has been slowly adopted or viewed as unsafe. Only 62 percent of large and midsize firms use online payments consistently — even with well-established methods like ACH, eChecks, and credit card processing.