Well-Being Committee | The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis


The Well-Being Committee is new for the 2018-2019 bar year. The committee promotes the well-being of legal professionals and law students by providing education and resources in the areas of mental health, stress management, addiction, physical health, work/life balance, and other quality of life and quality of career issues.

ListServ: bamsl_well-beingcommittee@lists.membercentral.com

Resources   Committee Leadership


MOLAP logoMissouri Lawyers' Assistance Program (MOLAP) | 1-800-688-7859
The Missouri Lawyers' Assistance Program is a professional, confidential counseling program for members of The Missouri Bar, immediate family members who reside with them, and law students. Through a variety of free services, MOLAP helps individuals overcome personal problems such as substance abuse, depression, stress and burnout.


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline logoNational Suicide Prevention Lifeline | 1-800-273-8255
We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.


Report from the ABA's National Task Force on Lawyer Well-BeingReport from the ABA's National Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being
In the Report, the Task Force defines well-being and sheds light on the lack of well-being in the legal profession. Then the report offers concrete, actionable recommendations on how to fix the problems with lawyer well-being. The recommendations are organized by global actions that everyone can take, and then broken down by stakeholder.


Committee Leadership 

2018-19 Committee Chair

David Crawford David E. Crawford
Crawford IP Law


Hon. Richard B. Teitelman Memorial St. Louis Pro Bono Challenge firms provided over 40,503 hours of pro bono legal services in 2018.