This Committee identifies factors that impact lawyer wellness, recommends programs to promote health and wellness of Bar members, and educates the bench and bar about wellness issues and resources.

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Committee Goals

  • Continue to post new content on the wellness website and social media for state bar members.
  • Increase general consciousness regarding attorney wellness through the publication of articles and presentations at local bar and professional functions (including assisting with the SC Bar’s Mentoring Program).
  • Present at the State Bar’s Annual meeting in January of 2017.
  • Develop wellness programs for our two law schools.
  • Host a state-wide wellness program available for all members of the state bar.
  • Provide education and assistance for issues relating to senior attorneys.

Committee Co-Chairs:

Kathryn Cavanaugh
(803) 576-1800


Lindsay A. Joyner
(803) 779-1833


Staff Contact:
Caitlin Watson
(803) 799-6653, ext. 182