- This course focuses on how wills and advance directives are to be properly drafted in the District of Columbia. Specific topics include:
Wills: Drafting tips, interviewing techniques, and client capacity issues;
Durable Power of Attorney: Uses, cautions, and drafting clauses;
Healthcare Power of Attorney: D.C. Health Care Decisions Act, “extraordinary measures”, life sustaining treatment, etc.; and
Living Will: D.C. Natural Death Act and the statutory form.
This program is appropriate for attorneys and attorney/paralegal teams (paralegals must attend with an attorney).
Training participants must agree to accept two pro bono referrals from at least one of the sponsoring organizations.
1101 K Street, NW
Washington DC 20005
- Pro Bono Program 202-626-3489
- CLE Credit
Attorneys Fee $25.00
Nonprofit Providers Fee $0.00
Paralegals Fee $15.00