Pre-Conference: Mindfulness for Busy Lawyers

Pre-Conference: 8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

It’s the latest buzzword in business. It’s being taught at Harvard and Wharton. It’s being talked about at prestigious leadership conference like Davos. It’s being practiced at places like Google, Apple, and Aetna Healthcare. Everyone’s excited about it because the science shows that it reduces stress, enhances wellness, increases productivity and significantly improves the bottom line.

Experience the buzz.


Walt Hampton, Summit Success, LLC

Mr. Hampton is Executive Director of Summit Success, LLC a global personal and professional development firm. He is a business coach, law firm management consultant, leadership trainer & motivational speaker. Founder of the Positive Leadership academy, he is a leading authority on the application of Positive Psychology in the workplace. He is also the best-selling author of Journeys on the Edge: Living a Life That Matters, named a Top 10 Non-Fiction Book in 2013 and a 2014 winner of the North American Book Awards; he is also the author of The Power Principles of Time Mastery: Do Less, Make More, Have Fun.

A 1984 graduate of The Cornell Law School, Walt practiced law in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation and criminal defense. He was the managing partner of a law firm for more than 25 years.

Walt’s passions are high-altitude mountaineering, ultra-distance running, blue-water sailing & adventure photography. He and his wife, the author Ann Sheybani, live in Castletownshend, Ireland and Collinsville, Connecticut.