Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 15: How to Keep Your Firm Running During a Hurricane

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!

Rocket Matter LawToolBox Integration

Never Miss a Court Deadline with Rocket Matter’s LawToolBox Integration

  It’s no secret that missed deadlines are a major problem for lawyers. In fact, missed deadlines are the leading cause of attorney malpractice claims. Luckily, there’s a product out there called LawToolBox that helps you with the deadline calculation nightmare—and Rocket Matter just announced that they’ve integrated with it. Rocket Matter’s new integration with LawToolBox […]

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Rocket Matter Introduces New Internal Messaging Feature: Communicator

  How great would it be if you could spend less time doing email and more time staying up-to-date with everything going on in your firm?  Our new Communicator lets you do just that by bringing instant messaging inside the Rocket Matter platform.  With Communicator, which is similar to tools such as Slack and HipChat, […]

MacTrack Legal

Mac-Loving Lawyers: Don’t Miss the Event of the Year

If you’re a Mac-loving lawyer, stop what you’re doing and go check out MacTrack Legal (formerly MILOfest). MacTrack Legal is a conference for lawyers who love Macs, iPhones, iPads, and all things Apple. It’s an increasingly popular event in its 9th year. As the website explains, “Always an interesting mix of practical tips, substantive education, […]

solo business

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 […]

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 […]

offsite retreat

Why an Offsite Retreat is Incredible for your Law Firm

I just led two of the most productive and rewarding strategy sessions that my company’s had in its 10-year history.  And they weren’t in our corporate office, a rented conference room, or even in our state. Rather, we got out—way out—into the mountains of western Massachusetts. Last week our management team flew up to the […]

Top 9 Challenges Among Small Law Firms

Top 9 Challenges Among Small Law Firms (Infographic)

Thomson Reuters recently released their State of U.S. Small Law Firms Study Report. The study polled more than 300 solos and small firms (under 30 employees) and asked firm leaders to share the challenges they face in building a successful law practice. We’ve taken the top nine challenges that were reported and created this easy-to-read […]