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Wellness: How our profession is killing us | Darryl Singer

Monday, October 02, 2017 @ 9:00 AM | By Darryl Singer

I have written and spoken extensively about my struggles with addiction to narcotics and the concomitant anxiety and depression. I have talked about how, between 2005 and 2008, my addiction practically destroyed the practice, finances, and hard earned reputation built since my call to bar in ’93; how it ruined personal relationships and could have (but thankfully didn’t) cost me my kids; how lawyer friends of mine died by overdose or suicide.

There is little doubt that the daily pressures of trying to succeed as a...