Freeman and Lueke, attorneys-at-law, provided legal representation to Murphy Equipment Inc. in a product liability suit. Twenty partner hours and 65 associate hours were worked in defending the company. The cost of each partner hour is $325, which includes partner wages plus overhead, based on direct labor cost. The cost of each associate hour is $145, which also includes wages and overhead. Other costs that can be directly identified with the job are travel ($2,800) and telephone/fax/copying charges ($1,740). The date Murphy contracted with Freeman and Lueke was May 8, 2013, and the defense was successfully completed on December 21, 2013. The engagement number is 525.
Prepare a job order cost sheet, in good form, for Murphy Equipment Inc.