Katten will present the "Lawyer Wellness: Addressing Substance Use and Mental Health in the Legal Profession" at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21. New York managing partner Chris DiAngelo will participate as a panelist in a discussion that serves to further the American Bar Association’s initiative to reduce substance use disorders and mental health distress in the legal profession. Topics will include:
- the ethical implications of substance abuse and mental health issues on professional competencies under the Rules of Professional Conduct;
- partnering with outside resources; and
- getting help for yourself or someone else who needs help.