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8 May 2010, 7:56 am by StephanieWestAllen
In an article in the Winnipeg Free Press, I read that Brad Roberts, front man for a musical group I count among my all-time favorites, is now meditating, doing yoga, and chanting. [read post]
3 Jun 2010, 12:11 pm by StephanieWestAllen
Abstract:This chapter excerpt explains the nature of the states of mind characterized by mindfulness and loving-kindness and gives practical suggestions on how to develop these states of mind and deploy them in relation to law practice situations in order to provide better service to your clients and gain more satisfaction from your work.Click to download "Knowing Yourself: Mindfulness" by Leonard Riskin at SSRN. [read post]
21 Apr 2011, 6:17 pm by StephanieWestAllen
I can attest to this from many instances of personal experience. [read post]
18 May 2011, 2:22 pm by StephanieWestAllen
From "Exclusive: Meditation meets the classroom" (Video In Your Newspaper): WASHINGTON -- Across the country teachers are finding that short moments of silence can help settle their hyper-connected students. [read post]
24 Mar 2012, 7:51 am by StephanieWestAllen
In Chronicle of Higher Education, I just saw another poignant reminder to listen to what an elder person wants as his or her legacy. [read post]
23 Aug 2013, 8:27 am by StephanieWestAllen
My memories of teaching classes on writing life stories are tinged with great delight for the stories I heard and deep appreciation for the writers' contributions of whimsy, intrigue, beauty in day-to-day life, and courage. [read post]
15 Jun 2014, 8:50 am by StephanieWestAllen
Although this article uses the neuromythology of right brain/left brain, and is focusing on the medical profession, it nevertheless includes some observations that could prove useful for lawyers and other conflict practitioners. [read post]
2 Aug 2009, 7:54 am
My friend Julie Fleming gave a presentation "Seven Secrets Every Lawyer Must Know to Thrive, Even in a Recession" at this year's ABA Annual Meeting. [read post]
28 Dec 2009, 7:43 am by StephanieWestAllen
Excerpt:The new year could thaw a rate freeze affecting law firms.Local legal shops generally look to be in line with a 3.2 percent average rate raise projected for 2010, according to a new survey from Altman Weil Inc., a Philadelphia-area consulting firm.Altman Weil polled 688 firms with at least 50 lawyers in November, and received 288 completed surveys, including 45 percent of the largest firms in the country.The big dogs — firms of more than 1,000 lawyers still struggling to find traction… [read post]
15 Mar 2010, 8:01 am by StephanieWestAllen
Excerpt:“A lot of heads have rolled because of improper usage of the Internet” at work, said Orlando attorney Benton Wood, who specializes in labor law.With the emergence of social media networks like Facebook and Twitter, employees’ participation on these sites on company time eventually will become an issue, he said. [read post]
19 Jul 2010, 5:13 pm by StephanieWestAllen
The July/August issue of The Jury Expert is now available.Articles include: "What We Do (and Don't) Know about Race and Jurors" "The Reptile Brain, Mammal Heart and (Sometimes Perplexing) Mind of the Juror: Toward a Triune Trial Strategy" "Persuading with Probability: The Prosecution of O.J. [read post]
28 Jul 2010, 11:50 am by StephanieWestAllen
The Guide [pdf] was produced by the University of California at Santa Barbara's SAGE Center. [read post]
22 Oct 2010, 6:27 pm by StephanieWestAllen
From the Legal Writing Institute Web site page: July 8-10, 2011:  LWI Applied Legal Storytelling Conference.The University of Denver, Sturm College of Law, will be hosting the third LWI Applied Legal Storytelling Conference in July 2011. [read post]
26 Oct 2010, 7:12 am by StephanieWestAllen
Click to watch this video in which Judge Henderson talks about his meditation practice as he is inteviewed by Charlie Halpern. [read post]
10 Feb 2011, 5:25 pm by StephanieWestAllen
From the e-mail announcement: “International Conference on Mindfulness with Youth: Helping Children (K-12) Develop Mindful Awareness inside the Classroom and Out” July 15-17 in Banff, Alberta  Canada, with Dan Siegel, Susan Kaiser Greenland, Amy Saltzman, Randye Semple, Gina Biegel and other acclaimed experts in this field. ... [read post]