2016/2017 Annual Report:

This Committee expanded its services, offering comprehensive lawyer assistance to help members who are experiencing a broad range of problems and personal concerns such as: alcohol; drugs; mental health; stress; family; and wellness issues. It received more than 100 referrals to assist judges, attorneys, and others in the legal community who have trouble in their professional or personal lives annually. The Committee also offered orientations and trainings to the law schools and legal community on the Lawyer Assistance Program, wellness, mental health, substance abuse, stress management, and compassion fatigue by offering presentations, support groups, and panel participation. It provided monthly tip sheets to educate the legal community on a variety of topics, and held monthly core group meetings and quarterly business meetings to identify, facilitate, and support those experiencing problems.



Committee Roster


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Jay Dante Miller

Law Offices of Peter G Angelos
(410) 951-7165
100 N Charles St
Fl 20
Baltimore, MD 21201-3896

Hon. William Simmons
Term: 7/1/1998 – 6/30/2018

District Court for Montgomery County
(301) 279-1540
27 Courthouse Sq
Rockville, MD 20850-2308

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