Scott Rogers, M.S., J.D., is founder and director of the University of Miami School of Law’s Mindfulness in Law Program, theInstitute for Mindfulness Studies, and co-director of theUniversity of Miami’s Mindfulness Research and Practice Initiative.
Scott is creator of Jurisight®, one of the first CLE programs in the country to integrate mindfulness and the law and broke ground introducing neuroscience research along with contemplative practices in the legal context.
A nationally recognized leader in the field of mindfulness, Scott has taught mindfulness to thousands of legal professionals including lawyers, law students, law faculty, and judges, and to physicians, medical students, therapists, and educators. He founded and co-chairs the Mindfulness in Law Joint Task Force of the Dade County Bar Association and Federal Bar Association (South Florida Chapter), and sits on the Board of Advisors for Mindful Kids Miami.
Scott collaborates with cognitive neuroscientist, Amishi Jha, and together they are exploring the enduring brain and behavior changes that may accompany mindfulness training programs.
Scott is author of “The Six-Minute Solution: A Mindfulness Primer for Lawyers,” “Mindfulness for Law Students,” “Mindful Parenting,” and co-author of “Mindfulness and Professional Responsibility.” Scott has spoken at law and scientific conferences, appeared on television, HuffPost Live, and National Public Radio, and has been interviewed in newspapers and magazines for his work on mindfulness.