MILS ABA Conference

Mindfulness / MILS ABA Conference


* ABA Center for Professional Responsibility

* National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being

* ABA Law Practice Management Section

* Mintz Levin Cohen Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

* National Center for State Courts

* Brown University School of Public Health Mindfulness Center

* Center for Mindfulness at the University of Massachusetts Medical School

* Loyola Chicago School of Law Dispute Resolution Program

* ABA Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs

* Warrior One Mindfulness Training for Lawyers

* Apex Management and Special Events

* Illinois Lawyer Assistance Program

* State Bar of Arizona

* Arizona State University Center for Mindfulness, Compassion, and Resilience

* Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Center on Negotiation and Mediation

* Frederick P. Lenz Foundation


A national mindfulness conference for lawyers, judges, and others in the legal profession during the ABA Annual Meeting.

August 3, 2018. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. (reception til 7:30). Loyola Law School. Chicago, Illinois. 25 East Pearson Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60611

Scroll down for registration. Registration is $225 for live attendance, $100 for online attendance, with discounts available. CLE credit is available for both live and online attendance.

There is no conference hotel, but  there are hotels nearby and some offer a Loyola University discount. 

This is a unique opportunity for lawyers interested in mindfulness to learn more about the practice and to meet and network with others who share a similar interest. Sessions will include an introduction to mindfulness, the science and research about the practice, and how to integrate mindfulness into your busy lives and firm cultures.


All you need to know for the MILS National Mindfulness Conference!

CLE: 6.5 Hours of Illinois CLE Credit, including 6.5 hours of professional responsibility or substance abuse credit. Click here to find reciprocity rules for your state. For questions, contact:

Webcast: Click here to attend the conference online.

Parking: There is validated reduced fee parking on the Loyola campus. Click here for details.

Wi-Fi: Instructions for Loyola guest wi-fi.

Schedule: The conference program runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. Reception 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Kasbeer Hall.

Faculty Bios

Written Materials By Panel Session

Anne Brafford, Well-Being Toolkit for Lawyers and Legal Employers (August 2018). 


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