Volunteer. Learn. Speak. Connect. Throughout the year D.C. Bar Communities offers robust programming that allows Community members and the public to connect with the D.C. Bar and greater legal community. Volunteer at one of Communities' popular annual events. Learn from experts in your practice areas during one of more than hundreds of program offerings. Speak on a panel or go solo at Communities events covering relevant topics to the industry. Connect with us. 

D.C. Cup Moot Court Competition
Law school v. law school. Who will have the most compelling argument? In its fifth year, the D.C. Cup Moot Court Competition allows students to test their research, analytical, writing, and litigation skills as they argue a hypothesized case before a panel of volunteer judges. The competition is looking for team registrations. 

Lunch With a Lawyer
Looking to connect with an experienced attorney in your practice area? Sign up today to join the D.C. Bar Communities Office for Lunch with a Lawyer, a unique opportunity to spend an hour breaking bread and getting insight into your specialization. Lawyers with more than five years of experience can also volunteer to be an advising attorney.

D.C. Bar Communities Connect and Speaker Appreciation Reception
In this town, it's all about connections. Whether you're already a D.C. Bar Communities member or thinking about joining, get ready to connect at a networking reception open to all.

Benjamin Banneker Academic High School Science Fair

The Benjamin Banneker High School is a magnet school that attracts top local students with particular interests in math, science, and technology, and proudly boasts that 100 percent of its graduates are accepted into college. Every year, all students participate in the fair by submitting a science project in one of 15 categories, including animal sciences, behavioral and social sciences, biochemistry, chemistry, and many others. The Winners go on to compete at city, regional, and national level science fairs.

Join us as a volunteer judge!

Youth Law Fair

We are proud to announce the 18th Annual Youth Law Fair, sponsored by the D.C. Superior Court and the Litigation Community of the D.C. Bar. The Fair draws local students, teachers, attorneys, judges and community leaders to an exciting day of interactive "hands on" experience with the law. This year we will be discussing social media and public profiles.

For questions, contact the D.C. Bar Communities office at 202-626-3463 or email.