Friday Nov 19, 2021

Humans First

Supporting the Whole Attorney Through Well-Being
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Is the daily stress of being a lawyer affecting  your personal life, your family and friends, or your mental health? Are you struggling to balance your workload and to practice self-care? Then, you’re no different than the majority of lawyers in the United States.

Attend Lawlines Well-Being Event and Gain The Following Benefits:

  1. Attending for yourself: Create a wellness program that supports your needs and maintains your mental health. Learn how to build a daily practice by incorporating mediums such as meditation and discover the resources that are available to you, like peer support and lawyer assistance programs.
  2. Attending as a leader in your law firm: Acquire the skills to support and engage in caring conversations with colleagues who may be struggling. Leaders will also learn how to build and implement wellness programs that support every attorney within the organization and what to do when an employee comes to you for help.

Keynote Speaker

Laurie J. Besden

Laurie Besden is the Executive Director of Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers of Pennsylvania, Inc. (“LCL”). LCL is a lawyer, judge, and law student assistance program in Pennsylvania that provides confidential, safe, and supportive resources to combat the astoundingly high prevalence rates of substance use and mental health disorders in the legal profession.

Laurie travels around the country sharing her story of addiction and recovery to let people know that substance use and mental health disorders do not discriminate, but neither does recovery.

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Joseph Milowic

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Kim Nicol

Mindfulness and Leadership Coach

Michael Kahn

ReelTime CLE

Tracy Kepler


Cecilia B. Loving

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Alyssa Johnson

Alyssa Johnson, LLC

Cedric Ashley

cedashco, inc.

LiLing Poh

Reed Smith LLP

David Evan Markus

New York State Judiciary

Reid Murtaugh

Murtaugh Law

Denise J. Perme

D.C. Bar Lawyer Assistance Program

Bree Buchanan

Krill Strategies, LLC

Diana Uchiyama

Illinois Lawyers' Assistance Program

James Keshavarz

Gibson Dunn
On November 19th, the presenters will be available during all sessions for LIVE Q&A. Questions are encouraged!

The entire event will be made available afterward for on-demand viewing, free of charge. 

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