Trust Accounting for Paralegals

Next month I am scheduled to speak to Law Office Management students at Portland Community College.  My subject: Trust Accounting.

So what do paralegals and other legal staff professionals need to know about Trust Accounting?  If you are a non-lawyer should you accept responsibility for balancing the trust account?  Should you sign trust account checks?  (If permitted by your jurisdiction.)  These are just a few of the questions I’ll be answering.  Here is a sneak preview:

Copyright 2012 Beverly Michaelis

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