Aimed at junior legal professionals, this session introduces an awareness of the common pressures they face, as well as practical strategies to deal with them. Ms Spearing will share with participants data on the wellbeing of the legal profession in other common law jurisdictions and guide an activity inviting participants tool to raise self-awareness regarding their own professional wellbeing and the ways in which they can mitigate instances of adverse wellbeing. Ms Spearing and her two panellists will then speak candidly about the challenges of legal practice, how to avoid burnout and the type of resilience to develop in order to have a sustainable career in the law.
10.00AM Lecture and activities with Ms Rachel Spearing
10.45AM Dialogue with Ms Spearing and Guests from SCCA and Law Society