Thank you for your interest in the 2018 Mattern & Associates Cost Recovery Survey.  We’re happy to provide an overview of the survey results and encourage you to participate in the 2020 survey.  The full survey, which includes the individual tables for black and white copies, prints, scans, litigation support, and more—broken down by firm size and geographic region—is provided exclusively to the survey participants.


Below are the instructions for accessing and maneuvering through the Overview of the 2018 Cost Recovery Survey.


  1. Go to
  2. Click on Learn (top menu) and then click on Legal Cost Recovery Survey
  3. Two-thirds of the way down the page, click on the yellow box that says Already have login credentials? Access the Survey Results and Overview here
  4. You will need to mark the “I agree” box below the confidentiality statement before clicking “Next” and proceeding to the login page.
  5. Please use the following username and password to login:

Username:  Nonpartic

Password:  2018Results

  1. After logging in, you will be taken directly to the HOME page which begins with “Who We Are”. 
  2. The bar across the top of the page will provide you with information on the following:
  1. Process & Methodology
  2. Survey Highlights
  3. Strategies & Case Studies
  4. Participants

Should you have any questions or would like to discuss your particular situation please email us at