In the years we’ve been reporting on the legal industry, we’ve gotten to know the ins and outs of legal professionals’ careers. We know firsthand, for instance, how taxing your job can be—especially these days when attorneys are expected to be more than just legal experts, and technology disruptions are pushing changes faster than ever (And that was before COVID-19 turned everything upside down).

We’ve also been diving into how work stress is affecting legal professionals’ mental health, and the ways many are dealing with this burden, including through alcohol and substance use.