LawFirm Setup Express

Setting up a new law firm, made easy and done right!


You want to start connecting and creating business.  You want to start advising and making money.  Is managing all the detail from deciding to leave your old firm, through to opening for business in your new firm sucking up all your valuable time?

Getting experienced and independent outside help to get you set up just makes sense.

Is this you? You want to:

  • Keep costs down?
  • Use your own time to generate business and make money?
  • Manage the exit risk from your existing firm?
  • Crash test your business model?
  • Outsource your compliance processes?
  • Outsource all the back office setup?
  • Outsource your communications/marketing setup?
  • Be compliant and ready to roll on day one?

And if you like:

  • Be practice system/ accounting – ready
  • Be set up to compete effectively in a web-based market

What do you get?

You get expert assistance from two of the most trusted names in the legal industry – dci lyncon and NextLegal.

You can rest assured that your firm is setup right from the outset.  This service allows you to begin your practice with everything you need to be competitive on day one, without the additional stress and risks in doing it all yourself.

Assistance can include any one or more of the following:

  • Guidance on pricing and business strategy
  • Business structure guidance
  • Feasibility and market differentiation
  • Email setup, including the registration of a domain name
  • Setup of an email marketing platform
  • Assistance in selecting a Practice Management System
  • Online crowd sourcing of a firm name
  • Online crowd sourced logo design
  • Registering for GST
  • Professional Indemnity insurance
  • Website setup
  • PC / laptop or tablet setup and advice
  • Assistance in selecting a hosted phone system
  • Registration and place holding of social media accounts
  • Setup of business banking and GST registration
  • Assistance with law society and regulatory requirements
  • Setup trust accounting and processes

How does it work?

Our team undertake an initial meeting with you to understand your needs and your timing.  With you input, we discover the range of applicable services you need and the particular ways that we can assist you and tailor a package to meet your needs.

What does it cost?

You only commitment is a $375 ex GST initial meeting.  This meeting involves the relevant experts from both dcilyncon and NextLegal to ascertain your needs and the level of assistance you require.  We can then provide a fixed fee by tailoring a service to meet your specific needs.  If you elect to proceed with our services, then we credit your initial meeting fee back and proceed in getting you and your new firm up and running.

How do I get started?

The future of your firm starts right here by completing the enquiry form below.  We will contact you within 24 hours of you submitting your enquiry and we can have you underway shortly after that.  All enquiries are treated with strict confidentiality.

‘LawFirm Setup Express’ is a joint initiative by NextLegal and dcilyncon

Enquiry form


Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Expected Start Date (required)

Areas you need assistance with:

PricingFeasibilityBusiness modelMarket testing
Exit strategyTrust accountingRegulatory requirements
PI InsuranceChoosing a Practice Management SystemIT setup
Logo designWebsiteOnline services

Other Notes:

Note: All enquiries remain strictly confidential.