Attorney Steve Smith Introduces Coaching Videos for Lawyers

Experienced practicing attorney shares wisdom from 37 years of mentoring young lawyers about career planning, business development, and more

Chicago attorney Steve Smith, Managing Partner of Legal Ally, a law firm that specializes in advising small businesses, women-owned business and LGBT entrepreneurs, announced today that his firm is now offering a series of coaching videos for attorneys. Part of Legal Ally’s successful coaching practice, the videos offer attorneys valuable insights into how to increase revenue, develop a sustainable book of business and a strategic business plan.

“As most attorneys realize early on, no one comes out of law school knowing how to attract new clients. It takes years – and learning things the hard way – to become proficient at bringing in business,” said Smith. “These new videos are intended guide you through your early years in practice and lay the foundation for a long and prosperous career.” Smith and his team have coached hundreds of lawyers during 37 years in practice.

The videos include presentations on how to prepare a career plan, designing a practice, developing a one year business plan and becoming a revenue generator. Videos also cover such topics as becoming a great writer and developing outstanding communication skills. There is an emphasis on building a book of business, considered essential in today’s legal practice world.

Legal Ally is a multi-faceted firm offering a range of legal services. including assisting with the formation of the correct legal entity for a business (e.g. LLC, S Corp, etc.). The firm also has practice areas devoted to protecting intellectual property, such as trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets, employment law, litigation, insurance advisory and drafting and negotiating binding contracts.

Prior to founding Legal Ally, Smith practiced law at large firms such as Sidley, McGuire Woods and Bryan Cave. Smith has been at the forefront of coaching and talent development efforts in the firms at which he has served. He grew up in Chicago and graduated from Mendel Catholic High School. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago and attended the University of Santa Clara Law School, where he was an Editor of the Law Review.

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Name: Steve Smith
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Organization: Legal Ally
Address: 5514 N Wayne Ave Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: (312) 622-5545

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