LegalFuel is The Florida Bar's law office management department. It provides members with resources to help run the business side of their law practices with guidance on technology, trust accounting, internal firm operations, podcasts, and free CLEs.
We’re your go-to resource for learning how to start a new law firm or manage an existing one. Looking for specific topics on technology, trust accounting, or marketing? No problem. We’ve got you covered! Plus, we know that earning Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits is a priority for you. So, we've curated a library of free webinars, podcasts, and more for you to access whenever it’s most convenient for you! And, if you like to get your information on-the-go, then this website and its ever-evolving resource database is perfect for your busy lifestyle.
Career Benchmark DashboardThis interactive dashboard provides you with the information you need to plan your career, negotiate compensation and benefits, and more.
Free CLEAccess more than 100 hours of CLE webinars. Available on-demand, when and where you need them. No registration required.
Trust AccountingNeed help setting up a trust account or handling your firm’s finances? No problem.
TechnologyCybersecurity threats, the latest software trends, and more.
Bridging the gap between business & law
LegalFuel provides a playbook on how to be profitable as a practicing attorney in the real world. Whether you want to start a new firm, better market your services or improve your operational management, LegalFuel can give you the tools to fuel your business.
Programs & Resources
Florida Bar Tech Helpline
This free Florida Bar member benefit offers routine, non-emergency remote services, including basic troubleshooting, operating system support, and technical setup for home and remote offices.
Trust Accounting Solution
Nota’s financial management platform — offered at no cost to Florida Bar members — can help Florida lawyers manage trust accounts and avoid costly trust accounting mistakes.
Lawyer Referral Service
The Florida Bar Lawyer Referral Service (LRS) is an ideal way to introduce clients to Florida Bar members who can provide the legal services they need. LRS covers 53 counties in Florida. The remaining counties are served by local bar association lawyer referral services. Clients are referred to participating attorneys based on the geographic location and area of law requested.
The Florida Bar Career Center provides employers with direct access to the legal industry’s best talent, ensuring Florida lawyers and law firms can connect with one another. Job seekers can post resumes, apply to jobs, and read valuable career resources. Employers can connect with legal professionals across the state who are ready for their next legal career.
Health & Wellness
The practice of law is a wonderfully rewarding profession because lawyers have the power to change their clients’ lives. Shouldering that responsibility can take a toll on us physically and mentally. For that reason, it is incredibly important for lawyers to obtain a sense of balance in their lives and achieve wellness. And if we encounter struggles along the way, it is important we know where to find help.
Lawyers Advising Lawyers
Lawyers Advising Lawyers (LAL) is a free service offered to all members of The Florida Bar who may need advice in a specific area of law, procedure, or other legal issue. Currently, the program consists of over 300 attorney advisors who volunteer to assist other members of The Florida Bar in this program. Advice is offered in over 50 areas of law and procedure. Each LAL attorney advisor is required to have a minimum of five years of experience in their respective area of advice.