Protecting Your Mental Health as a Minority Lawyer (4/16/24)

Protecting Your Mental Health as a Minority Lawyer: A Discussion with Myrna McCallum

This is a hybrid event with an in-person and a webinar option. Please select the appropriate button when registering if you plan to attend in-person. Event will be held at Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604.

This session will explore the individual and systemic impacts of trauma upon and within BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and Other People of Color) lawyers.  Attendees will be inspired to develop their own trauma recovery practices and learn how they can apply a trauma-informed approach to systems change in the work that they do.

This program is co-sponsored with South Asian Bar Association.

Myrna MacCallum, Host of The Trauma-Informed Lawyer Podcast.

Ranjini Rajan, BatesCarey LLP 
Laxmi Sarathy, Whitestone P.C.


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Live CBA Committee meetings and seminars will take place via Zoom webinar.  You will click on "view video" and be directly connected to the meeting/seminar on Zoom.  (You will not receive a Zoom link.)

You MUST have Zoom Desktop Client on your Mac or PC to view a live program. If using a mobile device, you must have the Zoom App (available in the App Store or Google Play).

System requirements for Mac & PC can be found here. System requirements for mobile devices can be here.  

Please note that audience members do not need video or audio access.  Audience members are able to submit questions via the chat or Q & A features of Zoom. 

Chat: Open in-meeting chat, allowing you to send chat messages to and send a message to the host, panelists, and attendees (if permitted). Question & Answer: Open the Q&A window, allowing you to ask questions to the host and panelists. They can either reply back to you via text in the Q&A window or answer your question live. 


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