Bill4Time is a leading web-based time billing software serving both small and large professional service firms.
Founded in 2006, Bill4Time has created simple to use, intuitive, and user friendly software at a fraction of the cost of other billing systems. With a strong focus on convenience, Bill4Time offers anytime, anywhere online access to your account and mobile apps.
While Bill4Time offers a solid time and billing solution for attorneys, their price structure means paying more for the important features a firm needs.
Small-Business Usability Index for Legal Billing | Spring 2023
Usability Index for Legal Billing | Spring 2023
Products shown on the Small-Business Grid® for Legal Billing have received a minimum of 10 reviews/ratings in data gathered by March 07, 2023. Products are ranked by customer satisfaction (based on user reviews) and market presence (based on market share, seller size, and social impact) and placed into four categories on the Grid®:
- Products in the Leader quadrant are rated highly by G2 users and have substantial Market Presence scores. Leaders include: Clio, Smokeball, TimeSolv, MyCase, CosmoLex, Rocket Matter, LawPay, PracticePanther, and Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker
- High Performing products have high customer satisfaction scores and low Market Presence compared to the rest of the category. High Performers include: CARET Legal (Zola Suite), Tabs3 Software, LollyLaw, and AppColl
- Contender products have relatively low customer Satisfaction scores and high Market Presence compared to the rest of the category. While they may have positive reviews, they do not have enough reviews to validate those ratings. Contenders include: Sage Timeslips, Juris®, LEAP, and ProLaw
- Niche products have relatively low Satisfaction scores and low Market Presence compared to the rest of the category. While they may have positive reviews, they do not have enough reviews to validate those ratings. Niche products include: AbacusLaw and Actionstep
|Terms||Annual and Monthly Options||Annual and Monthly Options|
Developed in 1999 by Thomson Reuters Elite Online Solutions before becoming privately owned in 2006, TimeSolv has created an industry-leading process to convert data from any legacy-based system and move it to TimeSolv, including Timeslips and Tabs3.
The pricing structure for TimeSolv is fairly simple compared to Bill4Time, which offers a multitude of plans. Compare the pricing details below and view our pricing tool here to see volume discounts.
|Get started cost|| Free Trial |
(30-Days Free Trial)
|Free Trial |
(14-Days Free Trial)
|Unlimited Clients and Matters||Yes||Yes|
|Unlimited Document Storage||Yes||Yes|
TimeSolv vs. Bill4Time – Key Features
|Track Time Offline|
|Multiple Billing Formats||No|
TimeSolv is an excellent, simple to use time-entry and invoicing system with good customer support. TimeSolv is intuitive and easy to use. The program opens to the time-entry page. Entering time and generating invoices is quick and simple
Comparison of Features
Compare the basic features of Bill4Time to TimeSolv’s. As you can see in the table below, TimeSolv outperforms Bill4Time in key areas with more robust billing & desktop features that Bill4Time doesn’t have.
It does exactly what I need. I am a very small firm. Only two people in my office. I previously used Timeslips and then Chaos Legal. TimeSolv does the job exactly as needed. It has abbreviations (snippets) that are excellent.
Time Tracking Features Comparison
|Automated Time Capture||No|
|Billable & Non-Billable Hours|
|Time & Billing|
|Time & Expense Tracking|
|Mobile Time Tracking|
|Multiple Billing Rates|
|Offline Time Tracking|
|Online Time Tracking|
|Fixed Fee Billing|
Timesolv User. The timekeeping function is great and helps me keep track of all my time. I like how easy it is to track my monthly billing.
Comparison of User Satisfaction
Compare the user satisfaction ratings between Bill4Time and a top competitor, based on findings from G2Crowd, a third party independent review site, comparing TimeSolv to Bill4Time.
|Ease of Use||90%||88%|
|Ease of Setup||88%||87%|
|Ease of Admin||89%||87%|
|Ease of Doing Business With||90%||Not Available|
A huge time saver. Ease of use, clean interface, and amazing tech support; very responsive company. I love using TimeSolv.
Comparison of Support
Very happy with TimeSolv. Easy to use the platform, very user-friendly, Great Customer Support. I like that I can email bills to the client and they can pay online. The app is great too.