Matthews is the President and Founder of Stem
Legal Web Enterprises, a web development, publishing and strategy company for
the legal profession. Throughout nearly 20 years working within the online
legal environment (including 12 years inside law firms), Steve has conceived,
managed, coded and marketed law firm websites, blogs, intranets, portals and
extranets. In particular, he is recognized as one of the leading authorities on
search engine optimization (SEO) strategies for lawyers and law firms.
has been an editorial board member for the ABA’s Law Practice magazine,
co-founded the award-winning group blog Slaw, and is frequently quoted
throughout North America on topics and trends related to legal web technology. In
2011, Steve was inducted as a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management.
In 2014, Steve became the owner and publisher of Slaw.ca, one of the most
successful and widely read online legal publications in the world.