Mitchell practiced law for many years before going into business coaching and consulting. As an attorney running a small firm, he had the opportunity to work in numerous areas of law, including business litigation, estate planning, criminal defense, and personal injury. Mitchell now focuses primarily on helping other lawyers and law firms grow their businesses, increase profits, optimize workflows, reduce stress, and achieve Work-Life Balance. Mitchell received his B.A. in Linguistics and French Literature from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and his J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law, as well as certifications in business coaching and executive coaching from FocalPoint.