The Less Stressed Lawyer
Olivia Vizachero, a former BigLaw litigator turned solo-practitioner, runs The Less Stressed Lawyer, a boutique life coaching practice for lawyers. As a Certified Life Coach, she works with lawyers were are over-worked, over-stressed, overwhelmed and over it. Through her coaching work, she teaches lawyers how to practice emotional management, improve time management, balance their workload and make themselves and their wellbeing their top priority so they can start living lives with less stress and far more fulfillment.
In June 2020, Olivia hosted the first THRIVE in FIVE Virtual Summit, a five-day virtual event designed to help attorneys leverage quarantimes by giving them the tools to develop personally and professionally. To do this, THRIVE in FIVE brought together over 30 experts over five days to discuss five topics: mindset, relationships, branding, legal innovation, and leadership, giving attendees an opportunity to understand what’s not working in every area of their lives and develop a comprehensive plan to fix it. THRIVE in FIVE is now an annual event taking place every June.
Most recently, Olivia co-authored a pandemic anthology titled #Networked with 19 other women lawyers. #Networked, which hit #1 on Amazon’s New Release charts, tells the story of how these 20 women came together in March 2020 and overcame the confines of COVID-19 social distancing to create connections, cultivate community, and build businesses in the midst of a global pandemic.
Lawyers are notorious for their long hours and demanding workload. Clio’s 2018 Legal Trends Report found that 75% of lawyers frequently worked outside of business hours, and 39% of lawyers say that those extended hours have taken a toll on their personal lives. In the wake of the 2016 Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation study, mindfulness […]
Building on the content you’ve already learned about lawyer well-being, this panel will explore how to take what you’ve learned and implement changes in your firm and in your personal life to enhance lawyer wellness and well-being.