Basic Budget Spreadsheet
Let’s face it. Budgets aren’t very sexy. I’ve never met a lawyer who said, “Justin, I just love setting my budget every year.” Whether it’s a business budget or a client matter budget, it’s important to set expectations and goals in advance, but you also need to know how well you stayed within a budget. Here is a VERY BASIC budget spreadsheet for you to start out with – it’s not customized to your practice area and really only focuses on the basics fundamentals.