Episode 2.6: A Girl Walks Out of a Bar: A Conversation with Lisa Smith


In this episode, Lisa Smith, author of A Girl Walks Out of a Bar, shares a raw account of her alcohol and drug abuse and journey to recovery. She details her struggles with imposter syndrome while practicing law, her predisposition to mental health disorders, and what resources have helped her in recovery.  Miles neutral and co-host Bianca Motley Broom also participates in the discussion.  


Smith’s memoir Girl Walks Out of a Bar is a “candid portrait of alcoholism through the lens of gritty New York realism. Beneath the façade of success lies the reality of addiction.” The book has received four independent press awards.


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Listen to The Future of Resolution Podcast episode: “Exploring Attorney Well-Being & Mental Health”


The Future of Resolution Podcast is also available on  Apple Podcasts Spotify and Stitcher. This podcast is the latest in a series of episodes that features thought leaders in Georgia’s legal community.