Work/Life Balance

Real Life Practice

This blawg provides general advice about rainmaking, productivity and work-life balance and alerts readers to relevant books and news articles.

Rock the Boat

"Musings about the law and stuff."

Sololawyer

"Strategies and support for solo attorneys."

Spilled Milk

Most posts are about motherhood, but the blogger also writes about balancing her billable hours with her son's needs.

Surviving Law School as a Single Mom

"The adventures of a single mom trying to maintain a life balance while attending law school part-time and working full-time."

The “Ivy” Files

Focusing on life after college, including going to grad school and law school, posts aim to help recent graduates make smart choices.

The Careerist

The blog has a stated goal of being a "career sherpa" for its readers. Some posts give advice to those who seek success in BigLaw or at least news about BigLaw hiring trends; other posts focus on women in the law and work-life balance issues.

The Creative Lawyer

Practical ideas about creating a fulfilling life and career.

The Paralegal Mentor

"Dedicated to helping paralegals reach their professional goals while striking balance in their personal lives."

The People’s Therapist

"A therapist's take on life, the world, you and me." The author reflects on his own entry into and "escape" from law practice to counsel readers struggling with their decisions to enter law school or law practice. He also sometimes posts video responses to questions from readers on these subjects—and sometimes, he just writes more generally about mental health topics.

The Rural Bus Route

Examines everything from the mundane to the daily practice life of a lawyer in North Dakota.

The Velvet Hammer

Posts offer trial tips for attorneys, cover work-life balance or are journal entries about the author's own life.

Think and Question Big Law

Advice for lawyers, particularly female lawyers, about the details of practicing law and working toward a career while also balancing life.

Today and Tomorrow

"Blog began with preparing to take the LSAT and continues with beginning law school full time, fall 2011."

Up to Par

Up to Par posts information, resources and advice for lawyers who want to balance work and home life.

Wish I Would Have Known

A group blog featuring law students sharing advice and musings about what they know now and how they would do things differently.