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Bill Smarter.  Bill More.  

  • Convert block-bills into single-activity tasks
  • Capture all billable tasks
  • Document time contemporaneously
  • Craft entries that meet client approval
  • Spend less time on billing and bill review

"With The Billable Hour, I was able to identify more paralegal tasks to bill, ensuring more of my time is included on the bill.  I highly recommend it as a resource for paralegals billing by the hour." 

                                                      Michelle Wells


                                                           Mobile, AL


"A comprehensive and concise guide to legal billing.  Skillfully demystifies the billable hour.  Worth every penny."

                                             Blake Barnes  

                         Director of Legal Services

                                            Nashville, TN

"The Billable Hour is a quick, fascinating read and valuable resource to which I continue to refer.  This book should be on every attorney's shelf."

                                                          Dottie Perry


                                                            Mobile, AL


"If you want to increase your hours and implement a billing system that is easy and effective, this guide is for you."​

                                             Meagan Day  


                                                Mobile, AL

"I read the entire guide the first day and am already putting it into practice.  I think it's probably the best money I've spent in ages." 

                                                      Barry Kaufman

                                                     Divorce Lawyer

                                                     Jacksonville, FL


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"Every attorney could use one more hour in the day.  With The Billable Hour you can gain just that.  Learn to spend less time on billing and you will spend more time doing what matters - building your business by serving your clients."

                                                                                                                                                           Paramjit Mahli

                                                                                                              Founder and CEO - Rainmakers Roundtable


"This is a book that I would recommend to EVERY lawyer in private practice.  In fact, I would tell every law firm to buy a copy of this book for every lawyer in the firm, as well as every paralegal and legal secretary.  I think it is rare that a book lives up to the claim that it can enhance the revenue for a lawyer.  This book WILL enhance the revenue for every lawyer who makes an honest attempt to follow the simple suggestions for smarter billing."


                                                                                                                                                      Jerry R. Foxhoven

Full review  HERE                                                                                                           Executive Director Legal Clinic

                                                                                                                                      Drake University Law School

                                                                                                                                                           Des Moines, IA

"An insightful guide to legal billing and a sound investment for any attorney new to billing or who simply wants to improve their billing skills.  Do not fill out another time sheet without reading this book first."

                                      Michael Creswell

                               Asst. District Counsel 

                                                Mobile, AL               

"A very detailed look at how to track, record, describe, detail and identify your tasks in terms of billing. Dike goes through various types of attorney and paralegal work in great detail and describes how to break down common tasks into billing segments.  You will undoubtedly find ideas you have not considered before.  Dike includes descriptions of billing that will assist both your client and the court in understanding your bill."   


                                                                                                                                                     Cami McLaren

Full review HERE                                                                      Certified Performance Coach and NLP Practitioner

                                                                Author of Coaching for Attorneys: Improving Productivity and Achieving Balance    

"A comprehensive yet very accessible guide to hourly billing for newly-minted lawyers."  

                                                                                                                                               Douglas A. Blaze

                                                                                                         Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law

                                                                                             University of Tennessee Knoxville College of Law

"This guide will teach you an efficient, effective billing system that will enable you to identify and perform more billable tasks, resulting in more hours billed."

New Hampshire Bar Association