About Paul

Paul Samakow helps entrepreneurs and small business owners reach their greatest potential.

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
– Maya Angelou

A professional speaker, business performance expert, seasoned attorney, and legal columnist, Paul achieves positive change for small businesses by redefining the nature of advocacy.

Committed to educating his community and being a voice of change in the business world, his career spotlights the importance of community contribution and how it helps facilitate long-term growth.

With more than 30 years of experience as a businessman and attorney, Paul has assisted thousands of clients in business matters including expansion, succession, marketing, legal structure, contracts and protection. He helps his clients manage and build their small business by advising them on target market strategy, building successful brands, and mastering the day-to-day issues every entrepreneur and business owner faces when building a sustainable, profitable company.

A respected syndicated columnist, Paul discusses legal and business matters and writes commentary and analysis on topics ranging from Supreme Court cases to local matters impacting his Washington, DC community and surrounding region. Always informal, Paul’s writing provides useful advice on an array of consumer, legal and business topics, making him a trusted advisor.

Paul’s instrumental and passionate advocacy for over three decades has helped business owners develop thriving small businesses in a wide variety of markets, from corner Mom-and-Pop stores to services industries. During this period, he has supported countless organizations and causes with donations and pro-bono legal work. He is most honored by the work he accomplished in educating the community on safety issues, and being a voice for those who face issues concerning their rights and legal protections.

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