Wednesday, November 15, 2017

November 28: It's All About the Relationship: Becoming an Effective Counselor at Law

Law is often taught as a series of topics, like torts, contract, constitutional law, etc. That approach emphasizes the theory of law, but not the practice of it. The practice of law is all about the relationships we form — with our clients, with colleagues, with our families. The psychological challenges that arise in legal practice are rarely the result of a cognitive challenge in understanding the principles of law that are at stake. Rather, the challenges arise from the emotional stress we feel from the difficult relationships we sometimes have to endure. And the rewards of legal practice often come from the supportive and compassionate relationships from which we benefit..

Title:
It's All About the Relationship: Becoming an Effective Counselor at Law
WSBA Legal Lunchbox Series
When/Where:
November 28, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:35 PM
Speaker:
Duncan Holloman – M.FA., J.D., Ph.D., Seattle
By:
  • WSBA Legal Lunchbox Series
  • Sponsored by ALPS
Credits:
1.5
Cost:
Free to all WSBA members.
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