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    Paul Bradley Smith
    Open 24/7   SD: 619-814-5110 | OC: 949-681-7020 | Vista: 760-814-6025

    Paul Bradley Smith

    Paul Bradley Smith | CMO | SEO Strategist | Dod Law | San DiegoPaul Bradley Smith

    CMO – Chief Marketing Officer & SEO Strategist

    Paul Bradley Smith (PBS) is the CMO & SEO Strategist at Dod Law in San Diego, California. Paul uses his years of sales and marketing experience to help law firms and their brands find new audiences and enhance existing relationships. Highly skilled in branding strategies and organic SEO Search Engine optimization, Paul’s insight and direction creates positive business growth.

    With knowledge and understanding of the California Criminal Justice system, Paul’s marketing programs reach those in need of securing the services of Dod Ghassemkhani, an award-winning Criminal Defense attorney.

    Paul is cReAtIvE, analytical, and focused on creating marketing efficiencies for law firms. This includes utilizing industry leading marketing tools and analytics to significantly increase value and efficiencies.


    Branding strategy, SEO specialist, data analysis, data organization, efficiency of managed cloud services, creating new revenue opportunities through partnerships and new lead development, SEM content strategy and the curation of context in developing a unique story for the brand all reside in Paul’s quiver of experience and skill.


    Paul has an exceptional track record working with Super Lawyers and is recognized by his peers and top marketing influencers in the world. With invitations to agency events and introductions to well-known companies, including TBWA/Chiat/Day/LA, Honda Motors and Mattel Toys, Paul’s reach extends beyond the local market.

    Peers include:

    • Ted Rubin – Leading Social Marketing Strategist
    • Dorie Clark – Top 50 Business Thinkers of the World – #1 Communication Coach in the World – Marshall Goldsmith Coaching Awards
    • Bryan Kramer – Zen Master to Digital Marketers” by Forbes

    Partners in Small Business Marketing tools include:

    • WP Engine
    • Nimble
    • SEMRush – SEO Intelligence Tool
    • Nord VPN

    Super Lawyer clients include:


    Colorado State University, BSBA, Finance
    Bilingual (English / Español / Lite Svensk)

    Paul is certified in the following:

    • Coursera Social Network Analysis by Lada Adamic – Stanford University PhD
    • Coursera Networked Life – Michael Kearns – University of Pennsylvania Professor – Harvard University PhD

    Favorite quote:
    “Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.” – Albert Einstein

    Values, Culture, Travel & Hobbies:

    God, family, culture, people, futbol / soccer, golf, travel, adventure, languages, art, creativity, intellect, simplicity, strategy and becoming a better human being. Paul has lived in Denver Colorado, San Francisco, San Diego, Orange County, Sweden, and Costa Rica.

    Paul enjoys world travel and unique cultures having visited Colombia, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Costa Rica, Panama, Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Australia, England, Austria, Switzerland, Spain, Greece, Mexico and many of Caribbean Islands. A recent adventure took Paul to great frontier fishing on the Kenai River in Alaska with his father.


    • Forbes CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) Network
    • (HBR) Harvard Business Review Reader’s Forum
    • (HBR) Harvard Business Review
    • Stanford Center for Social Innovation
    • Stanford Entrepreneurial Minds
    • LinkedIn for Journalists
    • Pepperdine Graziadio School of Alumni & Students
    • Colorado State University Alumni Association
    • Alpha Kappa Psi


    Return on Empathy – Return on Empathy, Apply, Share and Display ItWritten By Paul Bradley Smith, Edited by Ted Rubin

    The colorful recipe for law firm growthWritten by Paul Bradley Smith

    Law Firm Brands – Grow from Small to MiddleWritten by Paul Bradley Smith – Highlighting Ted Rubin, Dorie Clark and Kare Anderson

    What is a Growth ExecutiveBy Paul Bradley Smith – Highlighting Bryan Kramer’s work 

    The Life of a Social EntrepreneurWritten by Paul Bradley Smith – Highlighting Kare Anderson – TED Speech

    Social Listening Creates Opportunity for the CMOWritten by Paul Bradley Smith

    Explaining color to the Chief Marketing Officer CMOBy Paul Bradley Smith – Shared quote with Susan Wolff a well-known artist from Santa Barbara

    A Creative Brand Connector Finds OpportunityBy Paul Bradley Smith highlighting certifications from Coursera with Dr. Lada Adamic Social Network Analysis and Dr. Michael Kearns Network Analysis

    At a Glance

    Meet Attorney Dod Ghassemkhani

    • Recent Case Results
    • San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association | Named San Diego County’s 2023 Trial Lawyer Of The Year
    • Award Winning Criminal Defense Attorney
    • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers
    • Over 20 years of criminal defense experience
    • 10.0 “Superb” Avvo Rating