About

Eric Smith: Art and Practice of Law

Eric Smith

Eric Smith began his legal career as an Associate Attorney in Washington DC, and continued in practice for 25 years. He’s now a consultant, speaker and author who has traveled the country speaking to business associations and trade groups about the Art and Practice of Law as it applies to Small Business Owners.

He’s a regular speaker at the SBDC. He wrote The Small Business Guide to the Law, and more recently: Social Media for Small Business (both SBDC publications). He’s received wide acclaim for his website, Eric Smith: Art and Practice of Law and been the recipient of numerous awards for innovation in the legal profession, including being selected as a FastCase 50 honoree.

He’s been invited to speak around the country on business topics such as business formation, legal insights and small business finance. And wherever he speaks, he engages the audience with relevant and actionable ideas.

“Eric’s presentation provided a practical, step-by-step guide for Small Business Owners looking to expand their skills and tackle the legal aspects of ownership the right way.” – Pete O’Neil, CMO, KeyMetrics

If you would like to hire Eric to speak, please submit your request via our contact page.