Isolation will literally kill you. Yet many lawyers don’t even realize they are isolated. They also don’t realize there are many forms of isolation that are insidious and destructive. There is professional, personal and social isolation and you may not even understand you are isolated. Isolation is a mental health risk. Today we dig in to raise awareness in the legal community. These are very real and serious issues that have long term impact on your physical and mental health. And if this resonates with you at all, please seek out help. There are ways to manage this risk in a healthy and productive way. Listen and learn.
Raised with the cultural ideal of the solitary hero it can be very easy for solo practitioners to overlook one of the most significant health problems for which they are at risk, as documented by extensive studies and research.
Can you guess what it is? Isolation.
Want your free copy of Embracing Change? Subscribe by email and download it immediately.
The Gen Why Lawyer
Why Going Solo as a Young Attorney Could Be the Best Decision Ever with Susan Cartier Liebel from Solo Practice University®.
Staying Motivated While Starting A Solo Law Practice
On this episode of New Solo from the Legal Talk Network, Adriana Linares interviews Susan Cartier Liebel from Solo Practice University® about how to stay motivated throughout the process of starting a solo law practice.
Helping Lawyers Go Solo
Motivation in life is very important. I share seminal moments which have shaped me as a human being and helped me become who I am today.
Learning To Build And Run A Solo Practice
On this podcast from Lawpreneur Radio, Miranda McCroskey interviews Susan Cartier Liebel from Solo Practice University® about perceptions of fear, failure and other issues facing solos.
2015 Blawg 100 Hall of Fame
Featured Sponsor See all »
Susan Cartier Liebel
Founder & CEO
Columnist, Managing Risk
Columnist, Lawyer - Coach
Columnist, Bar Exam Success
Columnist, Your Legal Career
Columnist, Big Law to Solo
Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton
Columnist, Solo Re-Zooming
Columnist, Million Dollar Attorney®
Recent Blog Posts See all »
When Rationalizations and Creative Lawyering Are Not the Answer
Sep 19th • Solo Practice University Blog
Do You Have an Ethical Duty to Have a Disaster Recovery Plan?
Sep 5th • Solo Practice University Blog
We’ve Gone A Little Nuts! Back to School Special – First Month’s Tuition – $99
Aug 26th • Solo Practice University Blog
Success Is Like An Iceberg – Especially for Solos
Aug 21st • Solo Practice University Blog