The trust accounting handbook is a practical guide created to assist attorneys to comply with recordkeeping standards for client trust accounts that went into effect January 1, 1993. The handbook includes:
The handbook is currently only available online. The 2023 edition includes rules that became operative on January 1, 2023 and CTAPP information.
2023 Handbook on Client Trust Accounting for California Attorneys (PDF)
Visit the Client Trust Accounting Resources webpage for more information on rules, statutes, publications, articles, and ethics opinions.