Mindfulness and the Practice of Law

The Wellness Committee of the Barristers Club presents

Mindfulness and the Practice of Law

The importance of mindfulness and community building in attorney wellness

Date Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Program 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
MCLE 1 Hour in competence issues


Emily Bruce
Director of Equity and Inclusion,
Student Services, Berkeley Law
Judi Cohen
Lecturer, Berkeley Law
Founder, Warrior One
Kristen Holmquist
Lecturer in Residence and
Director of Experiential Education, Berkeley Law


 Nathalie Fayad
Lewis & Llewellyn
 Jamie Sutton
Farella Braun + Martel

Judi Cohen, Emily Bruce, and Kristen Holmquist bring their unique perspective on mindfulness in the law to engage in a dialogue regarding the importance of self-care practices in maintaining lawyer well-being and competence. Learn how to avoid burnout by embracing strong emotions, finding satisfaction in the legal practice, engaging in mindfulness both in our practice and our lives, and how to promote an inclusive legal culture and community. 


  • Discussion of paths to wellness and happy lawyering 
  • How mindfulness relates to attorney competence and wellbeing 
  • Discussion and practice of mindfulness tools to maintain your wellbeing and avoid burnout
  • Small group exercises related to the importance of mindfulness and community building in the legal profession

Committee Chair

Sarah Hoffman, Venable

Event Code: B211252

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4/21/2021 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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