Yes, although in our 60s and 70s now, baby boomers are still changing careers. After decades as a lawyer, Lorie Eber was determined to… and she succeeded. From lawyer to wellness coach. This is an excerpt from the book she wrote about it: How I Escaped Legal Practice and Got Myself a Life. If nothing else, my career exploration had ameliorated my worry that I was no more than a one-trick pony.