Shailini George shares her expertise about mindful lawyering. Shailini’s a professor of legal writing at Suffolk Law School, a former practicing lawyer, and a prolific author on the topics of learning, distraction, and mindfulness. Her most recent book – The Law Student’s Guide to Doing Well and Being Well – is on the cusp of being released. 

Topics discussed include:

  • Maximizing the brain’s potential and why that’s important for lawyers
  • Factors that can affect the brain’s performance
  • Tips to improve the brain’s ability to focus
  • Benefits of mindfulness for lawyers
  • Dealing with the cognitive challenges of working online

To learn more about Shailini and her research, visit https://www.suffolk.edu/academics/faculty/s/j/sjgeorge

For more information about The Law Student’s Guide to Doing Well and Being Well,  visit https://cap-press.com/books/isbn/9781531021559/The-Law-Students-Guide-to-Doing-Well-and-Being-Well

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