New Jersey Lawyers Assistance Program

One Constitution Square • New Brunswick, NJ 08901 • 800-246-5527 •


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    New Studies released

    A new, landmark study conducted by the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation and the American Bar Association Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs reveals substantial and widespread levels of problem drinking and other behavioral health problems in the U.S. legal profession.

    US Surgeon General release first ever report on Addiction.

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    The Besden redemption

    A compelling story of one attorney's opiate addiction that started in law school, & her recovery with support from her state Lawyers Assistance Program.

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Come in and talk to us
confidentiality is assured

The security of NJLAP's clients is assured by NJ Supreme Court rule.

depression, Stress & Anxiety

When it comes to stress, whether you think it is harmful or helpful, you are right.

senior attorneys

The process of closing your practice, succession planning, memory loss.

Alcohol & substance use

Substance use risk factor for attorneys, recent study results.

Your Law career

Solo and small practice issues, benefits of volunteering, NJLAP's Networking group.


NJLAP and APTPG, ways to reach out for help.

Groups, Meetings, Special Events

LCL Meetings

Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers (LCL) are statewide self-help groups for attorneys  to support recovery.

Networkers Without Borders

Networking group for attorneys, Judges, law students and other professionals  in transition.

Men's Special LAP

NJLAP's long-standing, monthly support group for male attorneys with depression.   

NJLAP Women's Groups

Combined support group for Women in recovery and other issues.

LGBT LCL Meetings

LCL-based meetings for LGBTQ attorneys .

Presentations, Events, News

Dates and times of upcoming CLE presentations and other events.


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One Constitution Square

New Brunswick, NJ 08901