Well-Being and the Attorney-Client Relationship
June 15, 2016
A strong attorney-client relationship between in-house and outside counsel can be vital to professional success. Working within the relationship to achieve client goals, meet expectations and deliver results is certainly valued as being good for the business of both lawyers. Managing the relationship in a way that supports lawyer well-being, however, often is not valued to the same degree. It isn’t that lawyers don’t care—it’s just that to many it doesn’t seem professionally relevant. But what if I told you that supporting well-being was the magic recipe to boost lawyer engagement, motivation and performance?