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New Communities Hosts First Big Meeting of Season

September 19, 2017

D.C. Bar Communities Connect and Speaker Appreciation ReceptionThe D.C. Bar was buzzing with Bar and Communities members on September 13, as people networked at the D.C. Bar Communities Connect and Speaker Appreciation Reception. The event was the first large event of the season for the new D.C. Bar Communities (formerly Sections), which launched earlier this season to provide enhanced member benefits and boost career and professional development opportunities.

In addition to honoring Communities speakers for their hard work putting on programs relevant to the professional, attendees also had an opportunity to speak with Bar leaders, including Communities Committee member Laura Possessky, D.C. Bar President Pat McGlone. D.C. Bar CEO Robert Spagnoletti, D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center Executive Director Rebecca Troth, and former Bar president and now director of leadership and strategic development Annamaria Steward.

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