The Forsyth County Women Attorneys Association will convene at a yoga class in October, in lieu of a traditional monthly meeting. Bell, Davis & Pitt attorney Colleen Byers will lead the class. The session will be held on Wed., October 16 from 5 – 6 p.m. at Paz Studios, 633 Trade Street, Winston-Salem. Participants will need to bring a yoga mat. Street parking is available.
Colleen Byers is an attorney and mediator certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission. Colleen has dedicated her legal career to helping people resolve trust, estate, guardianship and fiduciary disputes; business disputes; and employment/workplace matters. A registered yoga teacher, Colleen is also passionate about wellness for lawyers. She believes that practicing mindfulness and cultivating compassion enables lawyers to be more effective advocates for their clients, find more fulfillment in their profession, and lead happier lives. She has led presentations about mindfulness and yoga classes at a number of legal professional conferences and meetings.