Jessica Eaves Mathews is America’s Advocate for Women in Business®, an award-winning entrepreneur and intellectual property and business lawyer, best-selling author, sought-after speaker, and leading authority on helping women entrepreneurs and women business owners step into their power and create a brilliant business and a brilliant life on their own terms.
She is the co-author of the Best Selling book Wonder Women: How Western Women Will Save the World, and has been featured on MSNBC, Oprah Magazine, Forbes.com, NBC, Oxygen, Allure Magazine and is the Silver Stevie® award winner for Female Entrepreneur of the Year 2012.
Jessica has spent her legal career representing all types of businesses from solopreneurs to Fortune 500 companies. Before launching her own firm, she was the head of litigation and compliance for Paul Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft. Jessica is the founder and CEO of Leverage Legal Group®, the premier, global intellectual property and business law firm for the new economy. Jessica’s team of exceptional, experienced attorneys provide world-class, flat fee legal services, virtual general counsel and in-sourced legal services to companies of all sizes. The firm’s award-winning, entry-level program, Leverage-a-Lawyer®, provides budget-friendly, flat-fee legal services, information and education for first-time business owners or start ups, who don’t yet have the budget for full-blown legal counsel.
She is also founder and CEO of several other companies, including Grace & Game® and Untoxicating Beauty®. She is also an adjunct professor at University of New Mexico Law School, an appointee on the New Mexico Economic Development Council, co-founder and Chief Legal Officer for The Virtual Accelerator™, a virtual business accelerator for startups, and is the co-founder of Hautepreneurs™, the premier new networking organization for women entrepreneurs based in Albuquerque, New Mexico.