project management

Lawyers Share How Project Management Techniques Help Their Firms

Project management, when well executed, greatly improves client service and increases law firm profitability. That’s why Rocket Matter released Rocket Project Management earlier this year, a powerful workflow management platform that integrates with Rocket Matter’s case management platform.

summer reads for lawyers

Summer Reads: Lawyers Share Their Top Picks

  Ah, the summer! It’s time to relax a little (yes, that’s even possible for lawyers). For a lot of people, that might mean actually kicking back and reading a book. We asked lawyers what’s at the top of their reading list this summer. Here’s what they had to say: “I would recommend reading Seven Brief […]

vacation

Vacation Time! Lawyers Share How They Actually Get Away From the Office

  Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, and this year, according to the American Automobile Association, more than 41.5 million Americans will kick off the season by traveling this long weekend. However, getting away is easier said than done. So we asked lawyers how they carve out vacation time while keeping their practices running. […]

horse sues former owner

Horse Sues Former Owner for Neglect; Seeks $100,000

An 8-year-old horse named Justice seeks just that. Justice is a plaintiff in a groundbreaking lawsuit filed last week against his former owner and abuser to recoup the costs of his ongoing medical care required after severe neglect. The 14-page lawsuit filed in Oregon state court on May 1st, 2018 by the Animal Legal Defense Fund […]

wellness podcast

Lawyers Share Their Favorite Wellness Podcasts

  Lawyers seem to really love podcasts. In fact, one of our most popular blog posts of all time was on the Top Ten Legal Podcasts.  Today, in light of the Legal Wellness Retreat coming up, we turn our attention to wellness podcasts. Here’s what lawyers are listening to for insight into how to live a healthy life: […]

sexual harassment accusations and due process

Sexual Harassment Accusations and Due Process: Does it Exist?

  The Harvey Weinstein scandal first broke in October of last year. And in the weeks and months that followed, the list of men accused of sexual misconduct in entertainment, the media, politics, and pretty much every industry grew exponentially. Even the legal industry was not immune. The news, according to Boston College Law School […]

best legal blogs

Lawyers Weigh in: The Best Legal Blogs in the Industry

  Content today is being consumed online more widely, more quickly, and more voraciously than ever before. In fact, there are hundreds of millions of blogs alone.  So how do you sort through all of them to find the best legal ones around? A good place to start is the ABA Journal Web 100, which features the […]

evolution of the legal profession

Four Trends Shaping the Legal Profession

  We are living in a time of major transformation. While technology and access to data are influencing many aspects of our lives, such as how we do business, how we shop, and how our children learn, a shift in priorities and mindset are also at play in 2018 and driving significant change. This holds […]

Legal Freedom Fighters

Legal Freedom Fighter Series: Francesca A. Rehal

  We’ve seen it repeatedly throughout our history: When people’s rights are threatened, it’s the lawyers who step up 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 Francesca A. Rehal. Francesca A. Rehal is […]