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The Mindful Lawyer – Ethics and Mindfulness in the Practice of Law

  • 1505 Carling Avenue ottawa K1Z 7L9 canada (map)

Feedback from lawyers who attended this workshop in 2017:

“This type of training can increase quality of legal services and civility among lawyers.”

“Given the stressful nature of a lawyer’s work and the importance of having a better more nuanced understanding of our ethical responsibilities, every lawyer can benefit from this course.”

“Exceeded expectations! Good useful information to deal with stress.”

Being a mindful lawyer is being a better lawyer.”

This unique workshop has been accredited by the Law Society for 3.5 hours of Professionalism Credit. This workshop will provide participants with an introduction to Mindfulness Practices for lawyers and will provide all of the mandatory LSUC “Professionalism” CPD requirements for 2017.

In this experiential workshop participants will receive:

  1. A deeper understanding of how the Professional Code of Conduct applies to their practice;

  2. An understanding of their personal motivations that are central to their practice;

  3. Awareness of values needed in order to strengthen practice and navigate ethical dilemmas;

  4. Mindfulness practices and techniques to increase the “mindfulness pause” before taking action;

  5. A copy of the 16 Guidelines Book

This workshop has been accredited by the Law Society for 3.5 hrs of Professionalism CPD credit.

Facilitators

David Jewitt LLB, Partner, Jewitt Mcluckie & Associates LLP and Craig Mackie, MA, MSW, RSW, Owner, Essential Change

Booking and cost

To register contact craig@essentialchange.net OR david@jewittmcluckie.ca

Course Fee: $275.00 plus HST

Fees include copy of the 16 Guidelines Book as well as Professional Code of Ethics Reading Package.

More information

Please visit www.essentialchange.net/mindful-lawyer

Earlier Event: December 1
Level 1: 16 Guidelines in The Netherlands
Later Event: January 19
Level 1: 16 Guidelines in London