Effective Mental Health Response for Lawyers During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Key Strategies Explored

Broadcast Date: Thursday, January 14, 2021 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
Carolyn Wolf
Mark Yacano
Terry Harrell
Doris Gundersen


About Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone, LLP

The legal team at Abrams Fensterman is committed to providing each client with quality counsel, innovative solutions and personalized service. Founded in 2000, the firm offers the legal expertise of its 90-plus attorneys, who have accumulated experience and problem-solving skills over decades of practice.

The firm initially built its reputation for excellence through its representation of health care providers in all aspects of health care law. The firm is composed of partners who have been recognized for their work in the field of regulatory law, transactional health care representation, white collar criminal defense and mental health law. Abrams Fensterman is the only firm in New York with a family-focused mental healthcare practice. The firm boasts experienced attorneys in a multitude of other practice areas. Capitalizing on these strengths, Abrams Fensterman has grown to become a well-recognized, full-service law firm.

Website: https://www.abramslaw.com/

About Major, Lindsey & Africa

Major, Lindsey & Africa, is the largest dedicated legal recruiting and consulting firm in the world. For more than 35 years, the world’s leading law firms, lawyers and corporations have chosen Major, Lindsey & Africa to help them navigate the legal landscape. The firm helps lawyers chart the most rewarding career paths and provides law firms and corporations with access to the top legal talent. The founders built a company dedicated to cultivating excellence and diversity in the legal profession. In addition, Major, Lindsey & Africa’s Transform Advisory Services team helps both law firms and legal departments improve the performance of their people and strengthen their systems and processes to excel at the business of law. A deeply experienced team of consultants works with clients to design bespoke Talent Development,  Organizational Design, and Legal Operations services to companies in all phases of development. For a full view of Major, Lindsey & Africa’s services visit us at https://www.mlaglobal.com/en. Major, Lindsey & Africa has offices in more than 25 major markets across the United States, EMEA, and Asia-Pacific.  This unique global footprint gives the firm the ability to deliver superior results to candidates and clients all over the world.

Website: https://www.mlaglobal.com/

About Indiana Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program

The Indiana Judge and Lawyers Assistance Program provides confidential, compassionate support to all judges, lawyers, and law students by promoting well-being, improving lives, and fostering connection—thereby elevating the competence of our profession.

About Colorado Physician Health Program

The Colorado Physician Health Program is a peer assistance service for physicians who are struggling with addiction, psychiatric disorders and medical disorders. We provide comprehensive health assessments, referral to treatment, supportive monitoring and opine on fitness for duty.

Website: https://cphp.org/