Latest Issue - Washington Lawyer January 2016
Volume: 30 No. 5
David O'Boyle and Jeffery Leon
Books in the Law
James Srodes and Ronald Goldfarb
Speaking of Ethics
The Pro Bono Effect
From the President
FeaturesThe Judge Is (Still) Not In
A shortage of judges at the D.C. Court of Appeals and the D.C. Superior Court has overburdened dockets, leading to a delay in justice, as David O'Boyle reports.
Policing the Police
Anna Stolley Persky examines how the recent spate of high-profile, officer-involved shootings is forcing some jurisdictions to revisit the way they monitor police interactions with citizens.
Finding the Law in the District of Columbia: An Excerpt
The 2015 Practice Manual, a must have resource for every D.C. practitioner, is now available. Washington Lawyer offers an excerpt of the guide's introductory chapter from a previous edition.