How Do I Get a Client to Pay Me?

Contracts 101, When Working with Clients

You’ve done all this work for a client and now you find yourself chasing down your client for payment.  If you worry about ever finding yourself in this situation, then listen to this episode. Here’s what you’ll learn:

  • What to do after you client fails to pay you
  • The differences between litigation (including small claims court), mediation, arbitration and the pros/cons of each
  • The questions to ask yourself before you draft a dispute resolution clause in your contract


Client breakups are A-W-K-W-A-R-D!!! Avoid those uncomfortable situations by thinking through the “breakup” before it happens. Cause, hey - it’s not you, it’s me, right? Your Legal BFF contract templates include step-by-step explanations (in Plain English - no legal mumbo jumbo here) walking you through how to customize each clause of your contract with confidence. So you’ll be prepared next time you have to say bye-bye-bye to your client.

Kickstart your contracts here.