WorkLife Law has been a thought leader on work-family issues for over a decade.  Its founding director has been described as having “something approaching rock-star status” in the field by the New York Times The first law school center focused on work-family conflict, WorkLife Law has inspired other organizations, including A Better Balance, and activists in other countries, including Japan, Israel, Hungary, and South Africa. WorkLife Law has played leadership role in opening up new arenas of research, most recently in documenting the flexibility stigma that links use of work-life balance programs with career detriments.

Our Contributions

WorkLife Law’s contributions include: