Awareness and the Legal Profession: An Introduction to the Mindful Lawyer Symposium
Leonard L. Riskin
University of Florida - Fredric G. Levin College of Law
April 2, 2012
61 J. Legal Educ. 634 (2012)
This article introduces the Mindfulness Symposium, which includes five articles that developed out of the Mindful Lawyer Conference held at U. California-Berkeley in 2010. The article explains mindfulness and its growing importance in the legal profession, situates it among other curricular innovations, summarizes the articles in the symposium, describes other mindfulness curriculum developments, and offers resources.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 7
Keywords: Mindfulness, awareness, contemplative practices, meditation, professionalismAccepted Paper Series
Date posted: April 30, 2012
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