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The Mindful Lawyer: Waking Up This Summer

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Did you notice the trees swaying in the breeze the last time you were outside? Did you observe the gentle...

Questions about digital advertising?

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Question: What are the advertising rules? Answer: Subchapter 4-7 of the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar (“Information About Legal Services”)...

The Law: The Myth & The Self – A Discussion on Work-Life Balance

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We are all in the pursuit of “work-life balance” – or at least the idea of it. Lawyers of course strive...

The Mindful Lawyer: Being Present for Your Experience

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In today’s column we are going to reverse engineer a popular mindfulness practice known as Focused Attention. Doing so will...

The Florida Bar Wm. Reece Smith, Jr., Leadership Academy Class IX: Getting Real About Mental Health

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It’s time we stop talking about mental health as if it is an imaginary, flowery, feel-good topic, where we make...

Mindfulness and Gratitude: Then and Now

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In today’s column you’ll learn a gratitude practice called “Then and Now” that can be a meaningful way to bring...

Searching for Mindfulness

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If asked for the most direct route to practice mindfulness — the simplest instruction, the most bang for the buck...

The Power of Pro Bono – Leadership Academy interviews Florida Bar president-elect candidates Lorna Brown-Burton and Scott Westheimer

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Members of The Florida Bar expect our leaders to recognize the importance of pro bono legal service and personally uphold...

Mentorship – sharing the wealth of your knowledge and paying it forward for others

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Mentorship, what does that mean to you? How has it affected your career? Mentorships allow for guidance and an opportunity...

Florida Bar Leadership Academy Class VIII: The Experience of the ‘Pandemic Class’

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The Florida Bar Leadership Academy is composed of some of the brightest leaders around the state who go through a...