External Impact Coaching Ascent

Mountaintop’s External Impact Coaching Ascent provides individual attorneys with a practical approach for successfully becoming civic leaders and strengthening the external impact of their law practice. Through one-on-one coaching, we will enhance your personal branding, executive presence, and strategic external marketing opportunities, including client development and community involvement.


  • Driven Attorneys
  • Aspiring Partners
  • Emerging Leaders
  • Partners
  • Law Firm Leaders


To ensure successful implementation, the External Impact Coaching Ascent includes two, one-on-one 60-minute coaching sessions with the participant, spaced approximately 30 days apart.


At the summit, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify their interests and what they have to offer a community or professional organization
  • Pinpoint several organizations that will boost their client development and community involvement efforts
  • Develop and execute a practical plan of action to pursue involvement and leadership roles in selected organizations

What’s Covered

External Impact Coaching Session One

  • Discuss the participant’s survey responses (interests, goals, etc.)
  • Brainstorm about potential organizations and opportunities
  • Discuss how to customize the participant’s LinkedIn profile to convey their experience and interests
  • Homework for Participant: Streamline a list of organizations and opportunities (based on coaching discussion)

External Impact Coaching Session Two

  • Finalize the participant’s target list of organizations
  • Discuss participant’s approach and Action Plan for maximizing the opportunities within specific organizations
  • Homework for Participant: Attend meetings and events to ultimately select an organization to which to make a commitment