Jan Jacobowitz, Director of PREP, Authors Chapter on Professionalism and Mindfulness


Lecturer Jan L. Jacobowitz authored the chapter "Professionalism and Mindfulness" in the newly released American Bar Association book, Essential Qualities of the Professional Lawyer. The book is geared towards new lawyers and law students with the goal of addressing the "widely recognized gap in practice-focused professionalism teaching resources and illuminates ways in which truly professional conduct contributes to professional standing and a rewarding career." Jacobowitz is the director of the Professional Responsibility and Ethics Program (PREP) at Miami Law. PREP was a 2012 recipient of the ABA's E Smythe Gambrell Award—the leading national award for a professionalism program.