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Matt has nearly a decade of experience in the legal industry, working as a legal marketer, blogger, paralegal, and legal assistant. He has written teleplays for 60 episodes of the legal talk show Power of Attorney, produced for the New Orleans-based PBS affiliate WLAE.

Matt has written on subjects as diverse as law, politics, history, personal finance, sports, music, and pop culture. In 2012, he published his first novel, Generation Why, and he writes short fiction including the Kindle Single Thirsty, published in 2018. He also has extensive experience in audio production—producing music and podcasts—as well as video editing on both television and the internet.

In 2010 Matt received his Bachelors Degree from Louisiana State University, majoring in English with a concentration in Writing & Culture, and receiving a minor in Philosophy. He began working at his first law firm while pursuing his degree, beginning as a file clerk. He has worked as a paralegal in the practice areas of Environmental Law, Labor Law, ERISA Litigation, Personal Injury, Insurance, Family Law, and Estate Planning. He has marketed attorneys and law firms engaged in Personal Injury, Employment Law, Family Law, Estate Planning, and more.

To read Matt’s personal blog and fiction, visit his website www.mattstokes.net.

Posts by Matt:

Do You Need a Newsletter?

Does your company need to be doing email marketing? Does it need to send out a newsletter? The answer, regardless of what kind of business you are engaged in, is almost certainly yes. In fact, many people think email marketing is the single most effective form of marketing or advertising.

Why Busy Attorneys Looking to Boost Their Marketing Game Need Ghostwriters

Most lawyers can write well—it comes with the territory. They also understand that “content is king,” and know that producing more client- and industry-focused content could go a long way to generate new business for their firms and grow their own personal brand. There’s just one problem: WHO HAS THE TIME? Most lawyers can write well—it comes with the territory. They also understand that “content is king,” and know that producing more client- and industry-focused content could go a long way to generate new business for their firms and grow their own personal brand. There’s just one problem: WHO HAS THE TIME? Answer: A professional ghostwriter does.

Why Your Mobile Site Needs Google AMP

Studies show that 40% of people browsing the internet on their phones will leave a website if it doesn’t load within three seconds. Three seconds! That’s why it’s so important to optimize your site to load quickly on mobile phones.

How to Get People to Actually Read Your Emails

Whether you’re sending out a newsletter, doing some email marketing, or just trying to get a colleague to respond to you, you’ve surely experienced the perils of writing an email. How do you say the exact right thing, in the exact right way, to get the exact response you’re looking for?

Third-Party Keyboard Apps Will Boost Your Productivity

For most people, smartphones are basically an extra appendage. But we get so used to them that it’s easy to not notice ways to improve even their most basic smartphone functions. Among those most basic functions? Typing. Third-party keyboard apps (keyboards that do more than the default keyboard on your phone, that you’ll have to get through your app store) can make a pretty huge difference when it comes to typing on your phone.