The Legal Cashier, sometimes called Client Account Cashier, takes responsibility for a law practice’s financial matters, and legal accountancy needs.
So a Legal Cashier handles the finances of Solicitors and legal firms. Other job titles for Legal Cashiers include Legal Accountant, Financial Controller, Legal Accounts Manager and Practice Manager.
Legal Cashiers are sometimes given further responsibilities in the company such as marketing, HR or administration.
Typically Legal Cashiers work within a firm’s finance team and will be tasked with processing account transactions. The work focuses on compliance with the Solicitors Accounts Rules with regards to company or client balances, receipts, transfers and interest.