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Put Money Back in Your Law Firm.

Make Your Support Services Truly Cost Effective & Efficient.

Through an unbiased review of staff, processes, technology, and vendors,
we improve your bottom line by optimizing operations and contracts.

Mattern & Associates takes a comprehensive approach to evaluating back and middle office operations for law firms. We offer strategic recommendations for in-house improvement and/or outsourcing applying legal industry benchmarks and best practices to everything we do. Through a detailed due diligence process, we can offer advice and produce results that:

  • Increase efficiency/improve workflow
  • Reduce costs
  • Improve service provider performance
  • Save your firm money
  • Eliminate duplication of effort
  • Improve your recovery of costs associated
    with your back and middle office functions

When a recommendation involves an outsourced service, we manage the entire Request For Proposal (RFP) and contract negotiation process on your behalf and provide implementation oversight and ongoing contract monitoring and maintenance on request. You are free to focus on your business.

WHY MATTERN?

Your firm’s overall best interests remain our most important value. We structure fees so that our cost to you is $0.00 out-of-pocket and the savings flow to you. Your firm profits from twenty years of industry-wide knowledge, market-leading expertise, and the most comprehensive data and proprietary benchmarking.

No other consulting company handles more engagements, has more industry subject matter experts on-staff, publishes more articles, conducts more industry surveys and speaks more about law firm back and middle office operations than the team at Mattern & Associates.

We’re not affiliated with any vendor. All solutions are in your best interest.

Our team of consultants are all Mattern employees. Each consultant is an expert in their respective fields.

We’re not pushing solutions that gets us paid more if it’s less expensive. It’s completely unbiased.

We maximize the amount of money we’re recovering to put back into your firm.

THE MATTERN METHOD®

Since 1997, our long history of success is due, in part, to our rigorous, detailed and data-driven proprietary process, the Mattern Method. We help you obtain process improvements while realizing the most favorable pricing and service levels available in the market. All recommendations are unbiased and vendor-neutral. This step-by-step roadmap delivers proven long-term success.

TOP LAW FIRMS USE MATTERN TO SAVE MONEY AND IMPROVE EFFICIENCY

We were extremely pleased with the entire process Mattern led us through. Mattern’s experience and fundamental knowledge of the marketplace greatly benefited Thompson Coburn, and their degree of professionalism during negotiations has earned our trust for future proceedings. I would recommend Mattern & Associates to other firms.


Mattern & Associates is a consultancy built upon a strong, ethical base with superior processes each and every time. Their consultants give accurate, expert industry insight and data in uniform and defensible ways, and let the firm make their own decision that is in their best interest. At Mattern & Associates, the consultants do what they do—and they do it exceedingly well.


Mattern’s benchmarks were excellent points of reference for our decision making…After working on these projects with Mattern & Associates, we now possess the knowledge of what we are doing, that we are doing it well, and how to keep these processes functioning well. And that’s very powerful.

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IS MATTERN RIGHT FOR YOUR LAW FIRM?

Contact us today to see if your law firm might benefit from our proprietary methods to save you money and improve efficiency for your back and middle office operations.