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D.C. BARometer Visits the Windy City

August 1, 2016

D.C. BARometer flew to Chicago on June 27 to listen to members' opinions on the role of the Bar in their careers. The event was hosted by Sidley Austin LLP.


Tim Webster talks to member at D.C. BARometer

Former D.C. Bar President Tim Webster made the trip out with other Bar leaders to talk to members about what value they have gained from their Bar membership and what services the organization could offer to help their practices.  


Chicago Barometer 1  Chicago Barometer 2

Chicago Barometer

Bar members also talked about wanting to see more perspectives from the experienced practitioner to the new associate, as well as hear about how peers transitioned to different practice areas.
 
 

Engaging and Listening

With the Bar headquartered in D.C., members in Chicago emphasized a desire to see more distance learning and remote opportunities to become involved. The focus group and reception also provided a chance for members to meet and network with local Bar members, as well as discuss with Bar leadership the important issues affecting their careers. 


Chevy Chase Barometer

Chicago Barometer

Chicago Barometer



The D.C. Bar is coming to cities on the West Coast and internationally this fall.  Learn more about D.C. BARometer