The Small Business Safari

91: Lessons Learned from the Accidental Entrepreneur: A Business Lawyer’s Journey | Mitch Beinhaker

Mitch Beinhaker, a New Jersey-based attorney and host of the Accidental Entrepreneur podcast. Mitch talks about his journey to becoming a lawyer, which began after a night out with a friend in college, and his grandmother's encouragement! Despite not being initially enthusiastic about law school, Mitch found that having a law degree offered him a lot of opportunities. As a homeservices business owner, you can benefit from the insights shared by Chris, Alan, and Mitch who talk about what successful networking looks like, starting a business, and the “why” behind podcasting! Did you know our amazing voices can go beyond just the microphone? Yes, we have video! Subscribe to our YouTube channel here!


Mitch’s Links:

•  LinkedIn | beinhakerlaw 

•  Website | 

•  Podcast | The Accidental Entrepreneur



(02:55) – Mitch’s Bio

(06:48) – In case You Wanted to Start a Law Firm 

(10:55) – What SuccessfulNetworking Looks Like

(14:28) – Starting Mitch’s Business

(22:57) – The How and Why of Podcasting


Previous guests on The Small Business Safari include Amy Lyle, Ben Alexander, Joseph Sission, Jonathan Ellis, Brad Dell, Chris Hanks, C.T. Emerson, Chad Brown, Tracy Moore, Wayne Sherger, David Raymond, Paul Redman, Gabby Meteor, Ryan Dement, Barbara Heil Sonneck, Bryan John, Tom Defore, Rusty Clifton, Duane Johns, Beth Miller, Jason Sleeman, Andy Suggs, Chris Michel, Jon Ostenson, Tommy Breedlove, Rocky Lalvani, Amanda Griffey, Spencer Powell, Joe Perrone, David Lupberger, Duane C. Barney, Dave Moerman, Jim Ryerson, Al Mishkoff, Scott Specker, Mike Claudio and more!


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