Why Are Lawyers So Afraid To Ask For Help?

Shocked and terrified.Not long ago I gave a lunchtime presentation about addiction recovery. As I always do, I spoke about the function and value of the Legal Assistance Program (LAP) in helping lawyers deal with addiction and other mental health issues and get back on track even in the face of immediate consequences for behavior that may run afoul of state bar disciplinary rules.

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Why Are Lawyers So Afraid?

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