Legal Bookkeepers Institute

The Legal Bookkeepers Institute was established to provide law firms with a convenient and affordable way to learn about trust accounting. The purpose of which is to protect your clients interests and your firms reputation.

The Legal Bookkeepers Course is practical, non-academic and interactive and uses examples from real practice in small firms. The sessions will include compliance with legislation and outline the records to be maintained by a law practice, the information recorded on those records and the reports required to be produced.

To find a course in your state or learn more please visit the website. Alternatively, please contact the Director of the Institute, Susan Jones on 0411 101 123 or email

Smart Law Marketing

Smart Law Marketing is a specialised consulting business providing marketing and management advice and services to small and medium law firms around Australia and New Zealand.

In summary, our various services assist the management of firms, manage their growth, improve their financial performance, formulate and execute proven marketing plans, provide marketing 'turn-key' services and help career path their staff.

Our key products and services include:

  • On-Site Visits - ongoing marketing & management consultancy to your firm

  • Skype Meetings - consulting for regional or the very small law firms

  • Office Manager Forums - a new concept for Office Managers to share and learn

  • Website Hosting and Design - for any ongoing maintenance help

  • Database & Marketing Software - revolutionary new software tailor made for law firms

  • We Write Your Newsletter Service - for those with no time to do it!

  • Our 'Inner Circle' eNewsletter - where discounts and 'early-bird' offers are made

  • Webinars and Upcoming Seminars - on law firm management and marketing

To watch a short 2-3 minute video describing our services in more detail, visit or to contact us email

Team Leasing

Team Leasing is a market leader in tailoring finance for business equipment solutions, meeting the needs of both customers and suppliers alike. They develop sales aid financing programs for technology equipment and software that stimulate growth by providing a cost effective and easy way for your customers to acquire equipment or services. Their objective is to give your business measurable value in terms of increased orders and opportunities for margin growth.

Team Leasing also specialise in helping businesses grow by providing quick, simple and competitive finance and leasing solutions for business related equipment and motor vehicles.

For more information please phone 1300 798 977 or visit

Macquarie Relationship Banking

Macquarie Relationship Banking, a division of Macquarie Bank Limited, provides an innovative end-to-end financial solution designed specifically to help legal practitioners save time, money, and improve operating efficiencies to manage client monies more effectively.

The core components of Macquarie Relationship Banking's offering include:-

DEFT Management Service
DEFT is an innovative payment, collection, receipting and reconciliation service that allows you to offer your clients a range of payment options.

Deposit Accounts Management
SECURE Accounts for controlled monies is designed to assist legal firms to efficiently manage client monies across a range of categories.

Online Banking
Active Banking is an online banking service that allows you to conduct your regular banking activities via the internet.

Trust Account Management
Trust Accounts assist firms to effectively manage client deposits and comply with trust account legislation.

This information doesn't take into account what you want and need for your financial future. It also doesn't take into account how much money you have to invest. It is important for you to consider these matters and read the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) before you make an investment decision. You can get a copy of the PDS from our website at or by calling 02 8232 7260.

For more information please phone 02 8232 7260 or visit

Secure Print

Secure Print is accredited by the Australian Payments Clearing Association as a producer of cheques of the highest quality and with all the latest security features needed to minimise the growing risks of tampering and cheque fraud. In a joint development, LEAP Accounting is pre-configured to work with cheques produced by Secure Print so their software and cheques work well together.

To make it easy for you Secure Print obtains Bank Approval on your behalf at no extra charge and guarantees that your cheques will be APCA Publication 11.5.1 compliant. For more information contact Malcolm Odgers at or visit

Red Rain - Web Collaborator

Red Rain - Web Collaborator
Web Collaborator allows LEAP users to provide their clients with access to defined matter information and associated documents via the Internet.

The client benefits from quicker and immediate access to information, with the ability to down load data if required, and the firm benefits by providing a facility to improve client service and lower costs. Clients can also send instructions and notes, print and download data, filter and sort as required and schedule reports to be delivered on a periodical basis.

Key Features

  • Access via the Internet to all matter information and documents held within LEAP Documents.

  • The software is fully integrated with LEAP. Publishing data is as simple as adding the web user to the matter – the system automatically notifies the user with the URL and logon details.

  • Clients can send instructions and notes via the utility. These are seamlessly loaded into LEAP documents, with the practitioner involved automatically notified by email.

  • Information can be printed or downloaded as Word, Excel, XML etc.

  • Reports on matter status and updates can be scheduled to be delivered on a periodical basis.

  • Customisable to meet the firm's specific needs.

For more information contact Red Rain on 02 8705 5414 or Visit