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D.C. Bar 2020: A New Five-Year Horizon

Strategic Planning Resource Materials

The documents below represent the resource materials the D.C. Bar has reviewed to date. The research focuses on areas of interest to our strategic plan and was found largely via the Internet. Their existence in this repository does not convey our endorsement nor our intent to use the material and/or conclusions drawn within them.

If you have additional resources that may be beneficial to our overall review, please share them by e-mailing us at [email protected].

Access to Justice

Changing Market

Client Control/Buyer's Market

Business Model

Competition Changes (includes growth of the nonlawyers)

Growth as a Strategy


Culture Change



Law School

Professional Development and Training

Mentoring and Knowledge Sharing

Future Outlook


Impact of Economy on Profession

Role of the Bar Association


Strategic Plan Process