In: attorneys

6 strategies to get a perfectionistic lawyer off the ledge
September 18, 2020

In one of life’s ironies, the very things that make a great lawyer may also make a lawyer miserable. Growing up, we were overachievers seeking extra credit, going the extra mile and doing whatever was needed to get the highest grades.

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Lawyers’ thoughts and actions should promote peaceful resolution
July 31, 2020

As I look at the world today, I believe that lawyers must go outside the box and find new solutions for problems that have eluded solutions by logical or rational thinking.

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The Underlying Problem with Our Family Law System
July 24, 2020

Our adversarial family law system is not designed to resolve the emotional and psychological issues engendered by divorce – including custody, support, and non-compliance or “bad behavior” of an ex-partner.

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Lawyers, addiction and COVID-19: ‘Changing the landscape for everyone’
June 5, 2020

I am a lawyer coach who specializes in helping professionals deal with attorney fatigue, lawyer burnout and lawyer depression. Human beings…

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20 Words to Avoid for A Better Life
May 13, 2020

I am a lawyer coach who specializes in helping professionals deal with attorney fatigue, lawyer burnout and lawyer depression. Words matter….

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How Lawyers Can Manage Stress and Cortisol Levels During the COVID-19 Crisis
April 23, 2020

I have published many articles about stress and wellness for lawyers. It is quite the popular topic because of the fact that stress is one of the legal profession’s worst hazards.

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How Lawyers Can Be More Mindful and Embrace Their Spirituality
August 30, 2019

Motivational writers and “transformational” leaders talk a lot about “mindfulness” and “spirituality.” Having been a lawyer for over 40 years, I…

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Top 10 Rules to be a Successful Lawyer
June 21, 2019

My latest article published in the ABA Journal: http://www.abajournal.com/voice/article/10-rules-for-being-a-successful-lawyer A third-generation trial attorney, I have spent a majority of my life…

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Lawyers and Depression
March 18, 2019

Lawyers and Depression by Gray Robinson, Esq.             Out of over 100 professions studied at John Hopkins University in 1990, lawyers were found…

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Your Health and The Law
February 20, 2019

https://abovethelaw.com/career-files/your-health-and-the-law/?fbclid=IwAR1dOMFW6C6DbxVESpAyl-CNVEYBwUt5k1Yo5Qo3vsXhGg7iJRvEoVeM9E0 No, not health law. I am talking here about healthy lawyers. Oftentimes lawyers don’t make their wellness and health a…

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