The D.C. Bar will be closed for the holidays December 24–January 1



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. Bar Connect Virtual Communities
Stay connected through D.C. Bar Connect Virtual Community, which is our current solution for older listervs. Our online forum lets you connect with your peers. Access it for free with your communities membership. To learn how to use this great interface follow the link here to sign up for training.

D.C. Cup Moot Court Competition
Law school v. law school. Who will have the most compelling argument? 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 open for registration and looking for volunteer judges! To learn more, click here.

Law Student Community
Want to get ahead of the pack? Joining the D.C. Bar Law Student Community can get you there. Your Law Student Community membership will expand upon your law school education, allow you to hone your networking skills, and provide you with vital leadership opportunities. For just $49, you'll receive a robust package of member benefits valued at over $600, including: a professional digital headshot ideal for your social media profile, two free on-demand CLEs, and access to joining up to two additional communities that will allow you to explore specific areas of interest within the legal sector.

Click here to join today and let the D.C. Bar help jump-start your future in the legal community!

Lunch With a Lawyer
Looking to connect with an experienced attorney in a specific 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 the practice of law in a specific field. Lawyers with more than five years of experience can also volunteer to be an advising attorney. To learn more, click here.

D.C. Bar Communities Connect Reception: Member Appreciation
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.

Speaker Registration
The D.C. Bar welcomes hundreds of expert speakers and panelists every year. If you are interested in becoming one of our speakers, please complete our Speaker Registration Form, available here.

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! Click here for more information.

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. To learn more, click here.

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