“This area of practice is very underserved…and if you just dig in a little bit and figure out the systemic problem, that corporate neglect…you can get a ton of information about what’s actually going on at that nursing home without even filing a lawsuit.”

On this week’s episode Maria talks with managing partner of Smith Clinesmith, Dawn Smith. They discuss what it takes to specialize in elder abuse law, tips on creating great business processes, how to parent with ChatGPT and why small talk is the worst.


10:03 Growing an elder abuse law firm

22:26 ChatGPT parenting

31:26 Losing your ice cream

Guest Dawn Smith (@dawnsmithlaw on Instagram) is managing partner at Smith Clinesmith. Dawn has garnered widespread recognition as one of the top attorneys in her field and nursing home law. Her expertise and track record of success have earned her the prestigious distinction of being among the top trial attorneys in the country.

You can get in touch with Dawn at https://fightingelderabuse.com

Host Maria Monroy (@marialawrank on Instagram) is the Co-founder and President of LawRank, a leading SEO company for law firms since 2013. She has a knack for breaking down complex topics to make them more easily accessible and started Tip the Scales to share her knowledge with listeners like you.

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