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2023 Awards Nominations

Each year, the D.C. Bar recognizes those who have worked tirelessly to improve the legal profession and the greater legal community. Learn about our 2023 awards and how to submit a nomination.

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Washington Lawyer January/February Issue Is Now Online

The Bar’s flagship publication sheds light on five legal issues to watch in 2023 and shares success stories of practitioners.

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District of Columbia Practice Manual

A new edition of the D.C. Practice Manual is now available! Purchase now to get the latest and most reliable information about practicing law in D.C. at your fingertips.

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Youth Law Fair

On March 18, the D.C. Bar and D.C. Superior Court will host a free educational event for students featuring mock trials, speak-out sessions, courtroom tours, and more.

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News & Events

Changing Currents in Local Cannabis Law

By Jeremy Conrad

Cannabis law experts convened at a recent virtual event held by the D.C. Bar’s District of Columbia Affairs Community to discuss recent developments and the outlook for cannabis in 2023.


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D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center

The D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center transforms lives by providing free legal assistance to individuals, nonprofit organizations, and small businesses through volunteer lawyers.

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