Fellows Alumni Speaker Series

Winston & Strawn LLP and the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) invite you to a program by Jonathan Beitner on “Attorney Well-Being: The Profession’s Pessimism Problem.”

This program will address the following:

  • Definition of Well-Being
  • Facts from the 2016 ABA/Hazeldon study
  • How the Profession has Responded
  • Signs/Symptoms: Referring to the Lawyers' Assistance Program (LAP) and How to Handle Suicidal Situations
  • The Profession's Pessimism Problem
  • Benefits of a More Positive Attitude and How to Cultivate Positivity and Optimism

This program has been approved for 1.5 hours of CLE credits in the following states:
California 1.50 Competence Issues Credits
Illinois: 1.50 Mental Health/Substance Abuse Credits
New York: 1.50 LPM Credits (Transitional/Non-Transitional)
New Jersey: 1.50 General (Reciprocal) Credits
Texas: 1.50 General Credits

Winston & Strawn LLP is an accredited CLE provider in California, Illinois, New York, New Jersey, and Texas.

Thursday, April 4, 2019
8:30am - 10:00 am CT
Winston & Strawn LLP
35 W. Wacker Drive, 47th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Breakfast will be provided.

 Click this link to register to attend in person or online.

For questions, please contact Cary Werntz.

About Jonathan Beitner


Jonathan Beitner is an attorney, certified professional coach, and author on topics related to attorney development and well-being. Jonathan coaches lawyers at critical career junctions and works with firms, law schools, and bar associations to help lawyers be more productive, happier, and healthier. As co-creator of the ABA’s Well-Being Pledge, former President of the Illinois Lawyers’ Assistance Program’s Associate Board, and Chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Wellness and Mindfulness Committees, Jonathan has taken a leadership role in attorney well-being initiatives at the city, state, and national levels. 

This program is sponsored by Winston & Strawn LLP and LCLD All In! campaign funds.