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Power Your Practice With Technology

Expand your client base, save time, and reduce expensive marketing costs by tapping into the new D.C. Bar Lawyer Referral Service, a technology-forward, user-friendly program that connects you with potential clients and helps you grow your practice.

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Journey to the Netherlands With CLE Abroad

Experience an immersive legal and cultural experience while earning CLE credit in the Netherlands, October 2-9, 2024.

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Washington Lawyer July/August Issue Is Now Online

The Bar’s magazine celebrates leaders across the legal field, from the new Bar president to participants of the 2024 John Payton Leadership Academy.

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D.C. Bar Practice Manual

Get the most reliable and comprehensive guidance on D.C. laws with this indispensable resource.

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Lawyer Assistance Program

The D.C. Bar Lawyer Assistance Program offers free and confidential educational and wellness resources designed to help D.C. Bar members and law students find on-going support and connection.

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Andrea Vavonese Reflects on Her Series of Career Steps to Success

By Tynekia Garrett

Andrea Vavonese started her first full-time job as an accountant for Amtrak. Today she is deputy general counsel for Peraton, a national security and intelligence firm providing services to the United States government.


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D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center

The D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center transforms lives by providing free legal assistance to individuals, nonprofit organizations, and small businesses through volunteer lawyers.

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Take advantage of the D.C. Bar’s wide-ranging programming to develop your career and grow your professional network.

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Continuing education at your convenience. The CLE Program’s extensive offerings are designed with the busy lawyer in mind.

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Access engaging professional development content anytime, anywhere while making connections across the legal community.

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