Please provide a brief description about your company.
Life and business coaching for high achieving women.
Two hashtags that best describe you.
What do you consider your greatest achievement?
Paying off $206k of law school debt while building my own life coaching business online.
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Internal peace and acceptance.
What is your greatest fear?
Losing my mental capacity.
Whom do you most admire?
Brooke Castillo, Founder of The Life Coach School.
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
My vision (it’s bad!).
What are your top tips for balancing work and life?
People confuse internal balance with external balance. The point is not to be externally balanced all the time. The point is to be internally balanced. Achieving greatness requires getting externally off balance often, but you don’t have to be internally off balance (mentally and emotionally).
What is something new that you learned about running a business this year?
How to manage a team successfully while working less.
What is your most marked characteristic?
Making things happen regardless of the circumstances.
What is your greatest regret?
Not quitting my careers sooner.
What is your motto?
Live intentionally with love and grit.
What is a legal mistake you wish someone warned you about?
Signing too many contracts. I’m a handshake girl.
When running your business, what do you struggle with most?
Being COO. It’s my least favorite.
What advice would you give to yourself at 25 years old?
Start your business now.
Tricia Meyer is Founder + Managing Attorney of Meyer Law, one of the fastest growing law firms in the United States. Meyer helps entrepreneurs and technology companies from startups to large corporations with day-to-day matters and notable clients include companies that have appeared on Shark Tank to companies gracing the Inc. 500 to some of the largest companies in the world.
Tricia has been named on the Forbes Next 1000 list, is one of the Most Influential Female Lawyers in Chicago according to Crain’s Chicago Business and been recognized as a top 10 technology lawyer.
As an entrepreneur and a lawyer, Meyer has a unique perspective and has mentored thousands of startups and scaling companies at tech incubators and accelerators across the United States such as 1871, WeWork Labs and Techstars. Tricia has been featured in Inc., Crain’s, Chicago Tribune, NBC Chicago, American Express OPEN Forum, and more. Learn more at www.MeetMeyerLaw.com and follow Meyer Law’s story on Instagram @loveyourlawyer.