Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 10: How Lawyers Can Get Involved in Social Justice

On this special edition, Larry Port resumes his hosting duties to interview David Barkey of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). David is also serves as Southeastern Area Counsel and National Religious Freedom Counsel. He chats with Larry about current events and his involvement with the ADL, and he gives advice to lawyers looking to get involved with social […]

in response to charlottesville

In Response to Charlottesville

  We at Rocket Matter are here to help lawyers stay out of trouble and make more money, not to opine on national politics. However, as the CEO of this company, I believe the recent events in Charlottesville to be historically significant enough to merit a reaction.  When white supremacists and neo-Nazi’s march in the street, it’s […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 9: Why Taking a Digital Detox is Crucial to Your Mental Health

In this week’s episode, Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port returns as a guest to talk about taking a “digital detox” and why it’s so critical for your mental health. He discusses his personal experience in limiting his consumption of news and minimizing his use of technology. Don’t miss this timely and important podcast! Looking for further reading? Larry […]

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How to Run Your Solo Practice Like a Business

  You have to understand business in order to run a solo practice. Of course, I didn’t realize that at first.  I would take clients without even asking for a deposit toward costs. I would take cases with poor liability and questionable damages. And sometimes I would pursue a claim after learning no insurance was […]

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 […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 8: Why Your Firm Needs an Offsite Retreat

The tables are turned on this week’s episode, as regular host Larry Port is interviewed himself about the importance of having your firm take an offsite retreat. Fresh from his own offsite, Larry dishes about the benefits of getting outside the normal confines of a conference room. He also offers some helpful tips for planning a retreat of […]

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The Joys of Changing Your News Habits

  I know two people that overdose on news on the opposite ends of the political spectrum.  One is a woman who watches hours of MSNBC every evening.  The other is a man in my office building that keeps FoxNews on during the entire workday in his office.  I have had private conversations with both […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 7: Credit Card Processing for Law Firms

This week, Larry interviews Shelley Charlton, Vice President of Processing Operations at LexCharge, the preferred payment processing vendor for Rocket Matter. Shelley and Larry discuss the benefits of accepting credit card payments online, how to watch out for hidden fees, and how LexCharge can help your firm save money! Additional Content: Can I put that on […]

lawyers favorite podcasts part 2

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 […]