Crafty Counsel

    Wellbeing & Mindful Business in Legal

    David McCahon and Ben WhiteCrafty Counsel and Barclays

    Posted 2 years ago


    “We’re not saying that there won’t be long hours and all-nighters, but where we can take stress out of the system, that’s where we should put our effort.”

    Wellbeing and mental health are now hotly-discussed issues in legal. David McCahon, Global Head of Commercial, Innovation and Technology Legal at Barclays, discusses the Mindful Business Charter, a collaboration between clients and law firms to drive change in working practices. David’s chat with Ben covers topics such as email etiquette, mindful delegation, working across timezones and psychological safety.

    Click the “download handout” button to download a copy of the Mindful Business Charter (also available at