A Cautionary Tale About Substance Use in the Legal Profession with Eilene Zimmerman

Sep 9, 2020

In the second episode of our three-part mental health series, journalist and social worker Eilene Zimmerman shares what she learned about substance use and addiction within the legal profession while writing her new book Smacked: A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy. The book revolves around Eilene’s shocking discovery that her ex-husband – a successful senior partner at a Silicon Valley law firm – died from a heart infection brought on by his intravenous drug use. To learn more about Smacked, and how to get your copy, visit Eilene’s website.

This episode contains 40 minutes of Professionalism content.

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