Is it 9pm? Are you still at work? You’re working too hard. Mental health problems are known to be rife within the legal profession. Long hours can lead to burnout, so if it’s success and longevity you’re after, work smarter, not longer.
About the Contributor
Abi Gold is a British trained barrister, writer and counsellor and is a specialist in the mental health and wellbeing of lawyers. She is well aware of the personal and professional pressures of legal practice and provides advice and support through private consultations.View more by Abi
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