Biography

Paula M. JonesPaula M. Jones, Esq. is an effective author and speaker for professional services organizations who want to create an energizing and productive work environment. Paula’s innovative and thought-provoking webinars and keynote presentations on PRACTICAL PEOPLE SKILLS are career-changing – and often result in organizations making a crucial difference in the lives of their employees, positively impacting their bottom line.

Paula has twenty years of experience practicing domestic and international estate law. Prior to practicing law, she spent a decade managing the membership department of a trade association, increasing membership by 300% and expanding to over 100 countries. She has applied her practical people skills throughout her career, leading to the opening of her own successful law firm in 2016.

Paula has presented for organizations such as the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Society of Human Resource Management and the American Bar Association. She is an adjunct professor in Western New England University School of Law’s Graduate Tax Program and has guest lectured in Columbia University’s Masters of Business Administration Program, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Temple University Law School and Rutgers’s University Law School.

Paula has been published in numerous industry journals, such as the American Bar Association’s the Practical Tax Lawyer, Immigration Law Today, the American Institute of CPA’s The Tax Advisor, and the Legal Intelligencer. Her blogs have been featured on Positively Positive, Tiny Buddha, TUT Universe, The Elephant Journal and BlogHer.