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How to Obtain Realistic Work Life Balance in the Legal Profession in 2023

Law Firms and Bar Associations working together to promote attorney wellness and quality of life

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Remote - Live Webcast

STARTTue., Apr. 11, 2023
4:00 PM
ENDTue., Apr. 11, 2023
5:00 PM
CLE 0 sub/1 eth PRICE Regular: $79.00
New Attorney: $40.00
Subscribers Pay: $0.00


It starts with working a few evenings or weekends...

Before you know it, the long hours, demanding workloads and competitive environment lead to little to no separation between work and home. This progression will eventually impact quality of life, professional satisfaction and firm productivity.

As attorneys, we have all experienced the difficulty in maintaining a work-life balance, and have known someone who has struggled with this balancing act. We also know that it is not easy to find ways to maintain a work-life balance.

But that’s changing. 

Senior staff in law firms all over the country now recognize the importance of implementing more flexible working policies, both for themselves and for their staff. There is a growing emphasis on eliminating the lawyer burnout, depression, and addiction that has plagued the practice for years.

Join us on April 11, as we discuss the advantages and benefits for law firms and attorneys when there is a focus on improving work-life balance.

This program will include how you can you help your firm (and yourself!) achieve a better work-life balance by exploring initiatives and policies that lawyers, law firms and bar associations have put into practice to promote attorney wellness and quality of life, including:

  • Mindfulness training & stress reduction techniques
  • Strategies for balancing childcare, senior care obligations, and family sick leave
  • Best practices for working remotely and in a hybrid environment
  • The Wellness Pledge (It’s time for you to take the pledge!)

Co-sponsored with the PBA Large Law Firm and PBA Quality of Life/Balance Committee. PBA members save: Contact PBI's customer experience team to receive a 25% discount for PBA members. Phone: 1-800-932-4637 or Email: info@pbi.org .

All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $20. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

Practice Areas


Leigh Ann Benson Esq. Cozen O'Connor (Phila)
Matthew M. Haar Esq. Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP (Hbg)
Jacqueline B. Martinez Esq. JBM Legal LLC
Courtney B. Schulnick Esq. Marshall Dennehey, P.C. (Phila)
Kathleen D. Wilkinson Esq. PBA President
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP (Philadelphia)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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