In Pursuit of Attorney Work-Life Balance: Best Practices in Management Book uri icon


  • In Pursuit of Attorney Work-Life Balance provides new data on the strategies utilized by employers to support attorney work-life balance and on the nature of the conflicts attorneys experience between their work responsibilities and personal/family priorities. This research report supports the evolution of attorney workplaces as great places to work for highly motivated, talented attorneys whether they practice in private law firms, corporate legal departments or government agencies. The NALP Foundation conducted this national study of attorney work-life balance issues to help attorneys and their employers better understand and evaluate approaches for addressing conflicts and creating balance.

author list (cited authors)

  • Fortney, S. S., Spanhel, C. L., & Patton, P. A.

complete list of authors

  • Fortney, Susan Saab||Spanhel, Cynthia L||Patton, Paula A

publication date

  • January 2005