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MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

ANDREA CAMPBELL DAVISON

MELIHA PÉREZ HALPERN

ASSOCIATE, BEAN KINNEY & KORMAN P.C.

SOLO PRACTITIONER, PÉREZ HALPERN, LLC

"My first son recently turned a year old, and so 2016 was spent trying to balance
being a full-time lawyer and a new mom. I'll admit it, it was challenging. I was
definitely sleep-deprived, and my free hours were spent catching up on that
sleep or tackling any other number of items on my to-do list rather than
exercising. I haven't been working out beyond the cardio I get by pushing a
stroller around. But now my son is finally (mostly) sleeping through the night, so
as my New Year's resolution I am hoping to make time in my day to exercise. I
want to start regularly doing yoga or Pilates or something else that is both a
mind and body workout. I'm hoping that this will be a time for me to clear my
head, become more mindful, and help give me more energy for everything
else in my life, including my family and my clients. And help me sleep better!"

"My New Year's resolution is to develop a morning routine to help me focus on
my business well-being and my personal well-being. I want to improve my
focus so I can be fully present with whatever I am doing, instead of jumping
back and forth in the different parts of my life. Whether I am with my clients,
with my family, or running personal errands, my goal is to be fully focused on
what I am doing at that moment. I plan on consistently waking up earlier than
the rest of my family to have an hour dedicated to myself prior to starting the
day with the rest of the world. I plan on dividing up that hour into quiet
meditation, a quick workout, reading something for fun or for my law practice,
and then coming up with a priority list for the day. I want the priority list to
consist of not only work priorities, but also personal priorities for the day."

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Your Voice
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Government & Gavel
Feature: An Inside Job
Feature: Investment Planning for Lawyers
Feature: Making the Virtual Leap
Feature: Lawyers Have Heart
Member Spotlight
Global & Domestic Outlook
Worth Reading
Media Bytes
Partners' Perspective
Ask the Ethics Experts
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Pro Bono Effect
Community & Connections
Last Word
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Your Voice
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Our Membership
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Career & Professional Development
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Calendar of Events
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Feature: An Inside Job
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Feature: Investment Planning for Lawyers
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Feature: Making the Virtual Leap
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Washington Lawyer - January 2017 - Feature: Lawyers Have Heart
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