Ethical Practices to Weather Hard Economic Times with Attorney Al Marquis

Oct 20, 2022

Listen To This Episode If…

You are a spiritual entrepreneur who wants to grow their business but is unsure how to approach expanding it in a way that builds long lasting and trusting relationships.



I’ve created 3 businesses since 2008, which has been a golden age for entrepreneurship. As we face the threat of a recession on the horizon, I’ve been craving conversations with people who’s businesses have weathered the storms of hard economic times before. 


Enter: Al Marquis. Al is an attorney who’s firm just celebrated their 50 year anniversary. When I started riding horses on his ranch in Sandy Valley, it was a pleasant and unexpected surprise to find a business mentor in the saddle next to me.  I’ve learned so much from our evening ride conversations that I wanted to share his wisdom with you. 


What You'll Learn in this Episode:

  • Strategies for setting up your business to weather hard economic times 
  • How to build strong relationships with clients and ways to make them feel valued
  • How simple, fair contracts that are worded in a way that creates clear expectations can create a foundation for a trust-based relationship
  • How hiring the right people to do the right kind of work can give you the freedom to expand and innovate
  • Strategies for finding employees that align with your philosophy and how to retain them long-term


Your Speakers:

Kat Lee  is an Intimacy + Relationship Coach, host of The Empowered Curiosity Podcast and Creator of The Heart Lab. She guides pattern-breakers to alchemize their emotions and embody their healing journey to cultivate intimacy as a spiritual practice. 


Al Marquis  founding partner of Marquis Aurbach, has been practicing law in Las Vegas for over 40 years.  He began his career as a trial lawyer, with some cases involving high-profile celebrities such as Redd Foxx and Martin Sheen.  Over the years, he has been responsible for several precedent-setting cases in the Nevada Supreme Court.  Mr. Marquis has written hundreds of articles for legal periodicals as well as two poetry books: Frivolous Cowboy Poetry and Bucked Bruised & Blackballed.  Recently he co-authored Running Past Midnight with ultra-runner Molly Sheridan.

 Al now acts as a business consultant for his clients.  His overriding objective is “lawsuit avoidance.” He also spends considerable time assisting business owners in establishing an “exit strategy.”


This podcast is made possible with sound production by Andre Lagace.
Original music by
Mayan Kites

I facilitate conversations through 1:1 coaching and various community offerings to guide curious humans to remember their True Self - who they are beyond the conditioning, the "shoulds", the trauma stories + the overriding of desires. If you need permission to step into the wholeness of your emotions and Being, let me show you that you’ve been the one holding the pen.

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