About The Sections

With more than 24,000 members, the 20 sections of the D.C. Bar offer a wide selection of professional activities with more than 200 events and publications produced annually. The 20 sections focus on a variety of practice areas, including environmental law, family law, real estate, litigation, intellectual property, health, and international law. For the seasoned practitioner or new attorney, sections provide a myriad of opportunities to advance an individual’s specialized interests and network with colleagues. Non–D.C. Bar members may subscribe to a section to learn more about a particular area of law. Subscribers and section members receive mailings, newsletters, e–mail announcements, and special discounts on events and publications. Join online today and experience the benefits of a D.C. Bar section. Some information about members is publicly available.