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Christine Morganti
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State Bar Advises Attorneys Oct. 29 on How to Deal With Stress

Albuquerque, N.M. – Recognizing that stress could lead to compromises in competent representation, the State Bar is offering a continuing legal education seminar to address the issues attorneys face in dealing with the stress related to today’s economic environment. An Attorney’s Guide to Dealing With Stress in Tough Economic Times will be held Oct. 29 at the State Bar Center in Albuquerque. The State Bar Committee on Women and the Legal Profession and the Lawyer’s Assistance Committee are co-sponsoring the continuing legal education event.

Special guest speakers include the Honorable William F. Lang, former Chief Judge of the 2nd Judicial District Court.

Topics will include recognizing and dealing with stress, ethical consequences, and positive techniques for dealing with stress. In addition, attorneys will share personal experiences.

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The State Bar of New Mexico was organized in 1886 and is composed of more than 8500 members. Its purposes are to aid the courts in administering justice and preserving the rule of law, and to foster a high standard of integrity and competence within the legal profession.