Lawyer Resources


Aging

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Concerns About Cognitive Impairment and Older Lawyers, Badger, Jalonen, Long & Harrell, ABA Experience, Vol. 25 No. 2 (2015)

Anxiety

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3 Tools for Rewiring the Anxious Lawyer Brain, Above the Law (August 2, 2017).

Commission for Lawyer Assistance Programs (CoLAP) Task Force Report

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Path to Lawyer Well-Being: Practical Recommendations for Positive Change, The Report of the National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being (August 2017).

Compassion Fatigue

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Burnout and Compassion Fatigue: What lawyers Need to Know, Norton, Johnson & Woods, 84 UMKCL Rev. 987 (2015-2016).

Depression

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How a NY Lawyer Lost His Job Because of Depression and Anxiety, New York Law Journal (June 8, 2018).

Substance Misuse

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Alcoholism is a Serious Problem for Law Firms, Law.com (July 29, 2017).

Substance Misuse

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The Lawyer, the Addict by Eileen Zimmerman, The New York Times (July 15, 2017).

Well-Being Tool Kit

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Well-Being Tool-Kit for Lawyers and Legal Employers by Anne Brafford (2018). Implementation strategies for the Task Force Report for legal stakeholders.

Wellness

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All Rise: A Practical Guide to Lawyer Hope, Health & Wellness, Legal Fuel: A Practice Resource of the Florida Bar (May 9, 2018).

Work-Life Balance

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Shoot for Realistic Work-Life Balance in 2018, Attorney at Work (January 19, 2018).

Lawyers Statistics

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