Most Challenging Part of Running a Law Firm: Part Two

  We recently asked lawyers about the most challenging aspects of running a law firm. We received lots of responses—so many, in fact, that we decided to run a second article on the subject. Here’s what lawyers had to say: “Running a criminal defense firm is an enormous amount of responsibility. I am responsible for making […]

marketing tips

Marketing Tips from Successful Lawyers: Part Two

A few months ago, we ran a piece in which lawyers shared the marketing tips that worked best for their firms. However, we were so inundated with responses that we decided to run a second article on the subject. Here, even more lawyers share the tips that worked best for them: ​”Everything a business owner does is ‘marketing’…from the […]

Gender Bias and Productivity: What Female Lawyers Need to Know

  Productivity generally means generating something of value. However, in a professional setting, productivity has to generate something of value to you. This should come in the form of accolades, recognition, or higher compensation. Performing tasks that benefit the office but don’t translate to professional advancement for you are, very simply, not productive. Unfortunately, such nonproductive […]

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 […]

Michelle Carter Case

Where Do You Stand? Lawyers Weigh in on the Michelle Carter Suicide Case

  Last week, a Massachusetts judge found Michelle Carter guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of her 18-year-old boyfriend, Conrad Roy III, who killed himself by inhaling carbon monoxide. Carter had strongly urged Roy to commit suicide via many text messages and a phone conversation. This case has sparked a debate over free speech across the nation, so we asked […]