Guide to Career Success,” which can
also be found online at www.tinyurl.
com/7xheb8b. If you’d like to participate
or schedule a career consultation, contact Dan Crystal at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Mindful Lawyers Group
A growing number of legal professionals
across the nation are applying mindful-ness-based skills and training to lawyering. The Washington Contemplative Lawyers group meets on Mondays from noon
to 12: 45 p.m. on the 6th floor of the WSBA
offices in the LAP group room. For more
information, contact Greg Wolk at greg@
The “Unbar” Alcoholics
The Unbar is an open AA group for attorneys
that has been meeting for over 25 years.
Meetings are held Wednesdays from noon
to 1: 30 p.m. at the Skinner Building at 1326
Fifth Ave., 7th floor, in Seattle. If you are
seeking a peer advisor to connect with and
perhaps walk you to this meeting, the LAP
can arrange this and can be reached at 206-
Concerned about balancing your books?
Wondering if you are on track for retirement? Thinking about upcoming financial
obstacles? WSBA Connects provides a free
financial consultation with a licensed advisor. Call 800-765-0770.
WSBA Law Office Management
Assistance Program (LOMAP)
LOMAP Lending Library
The WSBA LOMAP and LAP Lending Library is a service to our WSBA members.
We offer the short-term loan of books
on health and well-being as well as the
business management aspects of your
law office. How does it work? You can
view available titles at www.wsba.org/
resources-and-services/lomap/lending-library. Books may be borrowed by any
WSBA member for up to two weeks. If you
live outside the Seattle area, books can be
mailed to you; you will be responsible for
Facing an Ethical Dilemma?
Members facing ethical dilemmas can talk
with WSBA professional responsibility
counsel for informal guidance on analyzing
a situation involving their own prospective
ethical conduct under the RPCs. All calls are
confidential. Any advice given is intended
for the education of the inquirer and does
not represent an official position of the
WSBA. Every effort is made to return calls
within two business days. Call the Ethics
Line at 206-727-8284 or 800-945-9722,
Search WSBA Advisory Opinions
WSBA advisory opinions are available online at www.wsba.org/advisoryopinions.
You can search opinions by number, year
issued, ethical rule, subject matter, or keyword. Advisory opinions are issued by the
WSBA to assist members in interpreting
their ethical obligations in specific circumstances. The opinions are the result of study
and analysis in response to requests from
WSBA members. For assistance, call the
Ethics Line at 206-727-8284 or 800-945-
9722, ext. 8284.
WSBA Lawyers Assistance
WSBA Connects provides free counseling in your community. All Bar members
are eligible for three free sessions on
topics as broad as work stress, career challenges, addiction, anxiety,
and other issues. By calling 800-765-
0770, a representative will arrange a
eferral using APS’s network of clinicians
throughout Washington. We encourage you
to make the most of this valuable resource.
Weekly Job Search Group
The Weekly Job Search Group provides
strategy and support to unemployed
attorneys. The group runs for seven
weeks and is limited to eight attorneys.
We provide the comprehensive WSBA
job search guide, “Getting There: Your
return postage. For walk-in members, we
recommend calling first to check availabili-
ty of requested titles. To arrange for a book
loan or to check availability, contact lomap@
wsba.org or 206-733-5914.
Casemaker Online Research
Casemaker is a powerful online research
library provided free to WSBA members.
Read about this legal research tool on
the WSBA website at www.wsba.org/
casemaker. As a WSBA member, you already receive free access to Casemaker.
Now, we have enhanced this member benefit by upgrading to add Casemaker+ with
CaseCheck+ for you. Just like Shepard’s and
KeyCite, CaseCheck+ tells you instantly
whether your case is good law. If you want
more information, you can find it on the
Casemaker website, or call 877-659-0801
and a Casemaker representative can talk
with you about these features. For help using
Casemaker, call the WSBA Service Center at
800-945-WSBA or 206-443-WSBA.
Learn More about Case-
The WSBA Law Office Management Assistance Program maintains a computer for
members to review software tools designed
to maximize office efficiency. LOMAP staff is
available to provide materials, answer questions, and make recommendations. To make
an appointment, contact email@example.com.
The maximum allowable usury rate can be
found on the Washington State Treasurer’s
website at www.tre.wa.gov/investments/
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