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 Roberta Kaplan. Roberta Kaplan, the founding partner at […]
The Importance of Delegating: Personal Assistant Hacks for Attorneys
Being a mother to four children while starting my law firm, launching a blog, and staying politically involved in my community requires time management. However, sometimes time runs out and the just tasks keep piling up. This is where “personal assistants” come into play.
Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port Talks Online Payments in the Latest Lawyerist Podcast
Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port had the pleasure of being interviewed for the latest episode of the Lawyerist Podcast. Take a listen as Larry talk with hosts Sam Glover and Aaron Street about the in’s and out’s of online payments and how beneficial they can be to your law firm’s bottom line. Jump straight […]
Internal Communications Trends in 2018: Keeping your Firm Engaged and Productive
Looking for new ways to increase workplace productivity and efficiency as well as employee satisfaction? Well, an effective internal communications strategy puts everyone on the same page, working towards the same goal. The result? Less confusion and a more cohesive, efficient workforce.
Ep 30: Speak Your Time Entries to Alexa with Tali
On this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, Larry Port interviews Matt Volm, the CEO and co-founder of Tali. Tali—Rocket Matter’s newest integration partner—makes it possible for you to speak your time entries into Amazon Alexa and, coming soon, Google Home-powered devices. You can then have them sync directly to your legal practice management […]
Inviting Technology Companies to Build on Rocket Matter’s New API
At Rocket Matter, we have completely rebuilt our application programming interface (or API for short). Partner technology companies can interact programmatically with almost every aspect of the Rocket Matter system. For companies that would like to offer cool tools and services to our clients—including thousands of the most technology-advanced and forward-thinking attorneys in the world—integrating […]
I am the mother of four children and a solo practitioner out on my own for the second time in my career. As I set out to rebuild a practice from scratch while still making sure I have time and energy for my family, I remind myself daily that the key is to work smart, […]
On this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, we interview Nefra MacDonald, the Business Development and Strategic Partnership Coordinator at Rocket Matter. Nefra dishes on how to find the best legal conferences to attend and how to make the most out of them. Also, she’ll offer tips on budgeting for conferences to ensure […]
Regardless of where you stand on the issue, it’s no secret that the legalization of cannabis is becoming more and more prevalent in the United States. As the industry grows, so does the need for lawyers who practice cannabis law. We spoke with Christopher J. Davis, the executive director of the National Cannabis Bar Association (NCBA) to […]
In case you missed it (or if you want to see it again!), here are the slides and video from our recent webinar with LawToolBox co-founder Carol Lynn Grow: Essential Tips for Avoiding Missed Deadlines (and Malpractice Suits!)
Our hearts go out to all the victims of the Las Vegas shooting and their families. Each and every loss is an unspeakable tragedy. We wish the hundreds of people injured a very speedy recovery. One of the deaths hit close to home. We at Rocket Matter had the privilege of working with Jennifer T. Irvine, 42, […]
It’s no secret that video is taking over the internet. On this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, Larry Port talks with Corey Saban, the EMMY-nominated and AP award-winning co-founder of THELAW.TV. Corey explains how conversational video FAQ’s can help boost your rankings in Google and lead to more paying clients. You’ll also learn why your […]
I’m a pro at disasters. I’ve been in earthquakes, blizzards, and hurricanes. I’ve changed a flat tire with tornadoes in the vicinity. I was living in New York on 9/11 and saw the second plane hit the south tower. I was also there for the massive blackout in 2003. (Honestly, for your own safety, you might […]
There are a lot of legal dramas and comedies out there. Here, lawyers share their favorites: “Without a shadow of a doubt, my favorite legal movie is My Cousin Vinny. That movie showed that it isn’t always the slickest or the most experienced attorney who is best to have on your side. If the attorney […]
In this timely episode, Rocket Matter CEO, Larry Port, offers important advice on how to keep your firm up-and-running during hurricanes and other natural disasters. He shares how he maintained business continuity throughout Hurricane Irma and points out how law firms can do the same through any natural disaster. You don’t want to miss this!