Lawyers Assistance Program

The Lawyers Assistance Program (LAP) promotes the health and well-being of WSBA members. We provide: individual consultation for mental health and addictions issues; group counseling for job seekers and unemployed attorneys seeking support; and phone consultation for attorneys outside the Seattle area. We also provide education, outreach, resources, and referrals. All services are confidential according to (APR 19).

LAP is committed to providing culturally competent services. Read more about our commitment to diversity.

Services We Offer


Work + Wellness Webcast Series

View the complete Work+Wellness Webcast schedule

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Peer Advisor

Advice and Support from Other Attorneys


Individual Consultation

Confidential consultation for attorneys

Resources and Information

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Mental Health Resources

Address the concerns that can hamper a career.


Concerned About an Attorney?

Confidential advice and support is available

Addiction Resources

Lawyers have some of the highest rates of alcohol and substance abuse.

Judges Assistance Program

Career Center

Mindful Lawyering Group

Support and education for mindful lawyering

LAP Lending Library

Books on job searching, work life balance and mental health.

Contact Us

855-857-9722 | 206-727-8268

If you are having thoughts of suicide or experiencing a mental health crisis, please call 911 or the Crisis Clinic Hotline at 866-427-4747.