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Bar Counsel Renamed to Disciplinary Counsel

December 18, 2015

The District of Columbia Court of Appeals adopted proposed amendments by the D.C. Bar Board of Governors to change the title of Bar Counsel to Disciplinary Counsel. The title change is effective December 19.

The order amends Rule XI of the District of Columbia Rules Governing the Bar and makes conforming changes to the D.C. Rules of Professional Conduct, the Rules of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, and the Rules of the District of Columbia Bar.

Read the full order.