About Me

“I help lawyers find harmony in their lives with a thriving practice and a personal life you really want.”

Paula Black is an author, keynote speaker, and one of the world’s leading business development coaches for lawyers and professional service providers. She teaches professionals how to attract more clients and grow their businesses while also creating a life more fulfilling than they ever thought possible.

Black is a frequent speaker at professional conferences, seminars, and workshops for organizations such as The American Bar Association, The Florida Bar Association, Wells Fargo and NBC Universal. She helps her audience to dispel the myths that hold them back, find a uniquely personal path to develop business, and break free from the pressure to build a cookie-cutter life.

Paula Black is an award-winning and bestselling author of The Little Black Book series including A Lawyer’s Guide to Creating a Life Not Just A Living: Ordinary Lawyers Doing Extraordinary Things.

She received a Quilly Award for her sixth book, a collaboration with Jack Canfield, A Recipe for Success: The World’s Leading Entrepreneurs and Professionals Reveal Their Secret Ingredients for Health, Wealth and Success Today.

She was voted one of the Top Legal Business Development Coaches, by the readers of the Daily Business Review and is a member of the Forbes Coaches Council.

Paula is a branding, business development and small business expert who ran her own multi-million dollar agency that consulted on branding and marketing for a wide range of clients including Greenberg Traurig, Bilzin Sumberg, Deloitte, Office Depot and The New York Times Syndicate.

When she’s not creating solutions to solve her client’s biggest issues, you’ll find her taking cooking classes from local chefs in places like Tuscany, San Miguel de Allende or Hong Kong.