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Rocket Matter Introduces New Internal Messaging Feature: Communicator

  How great would it be if you could spend less time doing email and more time staying up-to-date with everything going on in your firm?  Our new Communicator lets you do just that by bringing instant messaging inside the Rocket Matter platform.  With Communicator, which is similar to tools such as Slack and HipChat, […]

MacTrack Legal

Mac-Loving Lawyers: Don’t Miss the Event of the Year

If you’re a Mac-loving lawyer, stop what you’re doing and go check out MacTrack Legal (formerly MILOfest). MacTrack Legal is a conference for lawyers who love Macs, iPhones, iPads, and all things Apple. It’s an increasingly popular event in its 9th year. As the website explains, “Always an interesting mix of practical tips, substantive education, […]

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Have You Ever Fired a Client? Lawyers Share Their Experiences

  Some people liken the relationship between lawyers and their clients to a marriage. However, just like marriages, in some cases that relationship just doesn’t work out and a lawyer has to let the client go (despite how much money they might lose.) Sure, it’s never easy firing a client, but sometimes you just have no […]

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Top Reasons Why Lawyers are the Biggest Game of Thrones’ Fans Around

  At Rocket Matter, we work with lawyers every day. And through the years we’ve come to several realizations: These people are saving the world. They are deeply dedicated to their work. And they are really obsessed with Game of Thrones (so obsessed that some are bringing a bit of Westeros into their courtrooms.) Here’s how: […]

Freedom Fighters

Legal Freedom Fighter Series: Beth Halpern

  We’ve seen it repeatedly throughout our history: When people’s rights are threatened, it’s the lawyers who step up to to the plate. Some are true Freedom Fighters, and they deserve special recognition. That’s why each month, we will feature lawyers who are really making a difference. Today, we are proud to feature Beth Halpern. Beth Halpern is a partner […]

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Lawyers Share Their Favorite Podcasts: Part Two

  Lawyers seems to really love podcasts. In fact, one of our most popular blog posts of all time was on the Top Ten Legal Podcasts. So we thought we’d ask a bunch of lawyers what their favorite podcasts are—and we received so many responses that we decided to share the results in several posts. Here’s Part […]

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Marketing Tips from Ten Successful Lawyers

  Marketing is essential for law firms, but it’s not always easy to get it right. Here, ten successful lawyers share the tips that worked best for them: “Roll up your sleeves.  If you think you can just outsource marketing, you’re wrong. No one knows your firm and practice better than you do.  If you leave […]

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Why Game of Thrones Really Needs Lawyers

  When you work at a tech company like I do, there are certain unspoken rules: 1. You must have a deep appreciation for Middle Earth. 2. You must totally get why the Star Wars franchise has grossed more than $7.5 billion dollars worldwide at the box office. 3. And you must watch Game of […]

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Fans of Legal Productivity: We Need Your Help!

  As you know, we’ve made a lot of great changes to Legal Productivity this year. We now cover all the topics critical to lawyers, including the latest technology trends, marketing, work/life balance, practice management, boosting revenue, running an efficient firm, and cybersecurity. This year, we also launched our Freedom Fighter series to honor attorneys really stepping up to the plate and […]

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Shelter Animals of the Week: Pit Bulls Charlie Brown and Alyza

  It’s no secret we love animals here at Rocket Matter. Collectively, we have given many dogs, cats, bunnies, a turtle, a bird, and even a boa constrictor a home. However, we know not all animals are so lucky. Millions of loving creatures are living in shelters, often lacking attention, love, and care. That’s why we want […]