Why Lawyers Should Bring Their Dogs to the Office

  As attorney wellness takes center stage across the nation—thanks in large part to the 2016 landmark study  that revealed significant substance abuse and mental health issues among practicing attorneys–people are looking for ways to reduce stress in the legal industry. Turns out that our pets might be able to help do just that. In fact, research […]

Office 365 Calendar Sync

Wednesday Wisdom- Office 365 Calendar Sync

Have you ever wished you could create a calendar event outside of Rocket Matter and have it appear inside your Rocket Matter calendar? Well, you can do just that by utilizing our calendar sync with Office 365! Our office 365 integration is a two-way sync, so whether you book your events in Outlook or in […]

top 6 benefits of legal document automation (infographic)

Top 6 Benefits of Legal Document Automation (Infographic)

Document automation allows lawyers to easily convert existing documents into flexible, automated forms which, in turn, helps them draft matter-specific documents with ease. This process can help a law firm provide services faster and more efficiently than ever before. Still not using a document automation software in your law firm? Take a look at these […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 58: Go Paperless with Document Automation

The paperless trend continues on this week’s Green Tuesday edition of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast! Hosts Lisa Pansini and Larry Port talk about how to go paperless using document automation. You won’t want to miss this informative episode (Think of the trees! 🌳) Want to learn more about taking your law firm paperless? Join […]

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Make This Thanksgiving Last the Rest of Your Life

  It’s no secret that Thanksgiving is a day to think about what you’re grateful for in your life. However, Thanksgiving is not the only day that I do this. In fact, I approach this gratitude business very seriously. I’ve woven a whole gratitude-harvesting daily mechanism into my life.  This has been going on now for about two […]

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How Lawyers Should (and Shouldn’t!) Answer Phone Calls

  Early in my solo practice, before I knew anything about building a client-centered law firm, I came up with a brilliant plan. I was tired of getting interrupted by phone calls, so I decided to just send all calls to voicemail and block off time to return them at 10am and 3pm every weekday. […]

LEDES field mapping

Wednesday Wisdom- Custom LEDES Field Mapping

With Rocket Matter’s Insurance Defense package, you now have the ability to configure your LEDES mapping and customize the data behind your LEDES headers. You can edit LEDES mapping on a global level so that all matters use the same customized mapping OR you can take it a step further and edit LEDES mapping by […]

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How Lawyers Can Turn Losing into Winning

  When I was a first-year law student, my Constitutional Law professor announced that he originally wanted to be a trial lawyer, but after losing his first ten trials, he decided he better teach law than practice it. My initial reaction was that maybe he shouldn’t have shared that, but now I understand that he […]

6 old-school profitability tips for lawyers infographic

6 Old-School Profitability Tips for Lawyers (Infographic)

What does it take to be a profitable lawyer? Of course, you can track your time accurately, offer your clients online payment plans, and automate certain aspects of your firm. However, there are so many other factors that can contribute to your overall profitability besides technology. Here are six old-school profitability tips that might help:

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Wednesday Wisdom- Inline Editing

With our improved batch billing page, you can now take advantage of inline editing! This means you’ll no longer have to go back into a matter to make changes. You can make all of your changes directly from the billing screen. You can also take advantage of this feature on a matter level while in […]