Jonathan Beitner

Jonathan Beitner

Jonathan Beitner is an attorney, certified coach, and frequent speaker on topics related to attorney development and well-being. Jonathan coaches individual attorneys to help them identify and achieve their professional and personal goals, and works with firms, law schools, and bar associations to help their lawyers, students, and staff be more productive, happier, and healthier. As a co-creator of the ABA’s Well-Being Pledge, the former President of the Illinois Lawyers’ Assistance Program’s Associate Board, and Chair of the Chicago Bar Association’s Well-Being & Mindfulness Committee, Jonathan has taken on a leadership role in attorney well-being initiatives at the city, state, and national levels. Jonathan previously practiced as a commercial litigator at Jenner & Block LLP for over six years and clerked for federal judges on the Sixth Circuit and Eastern District of Michigan after graduating from the University of Michigan Law School, where he served as a Contributing Editor for the Michigan Law Review.

Guest Appearances
October 9, 2019

The Keep Calm and Lawyer On Edition: A Candid Discussion about Mental Health and Addiction in the Legal Profession

Dr. Diana Uchiyama and Jonathan Beitner discuss lawyer mental health and addiction, as well as ways the legal profession can have a greater sense of wellness so that all lawyers can be happy and successful.