Practice Management Advisory Service

Small Firm Lunch and Learn Series

 Lunch and Learn


The Practice Management Advisory Service of the D.C. Bar presents the Small Firm Lunch and Learn Series. Each program in this series will explore a topic of particular interest to members who are starting, managing, or growing law firms in the District of Columbia. Most sessions take place from noon until 2:00 p.m. at the D.C. Bar (901 4th Street, NW) and are free to Bar members and their staff. This is a brown bag event. Attendees may bring their own lunch. Beverages are served. Here is more information about each of the programs in the upcoming Lunch and Learn series.

Lunch and Learn Series Schedule: 

September 20, 2018 — A Software Development Primer for Lawyers: When, Why, and How to Build Your Own Digital Products, led by Nicole Bradick of Theory and Principle. The market is exploding with great options for off-the-shelf legal technology -- so when is it time to think about building your own technology? Where do you even begin? This talk will provide lawyers with an overview of how to make the build versus buy decision, the software development process, how to hire a team to help, and common pitfalls to look out for.  
To register for this program, click here or send an e-mail to

September 27, 2018 — What to do When Disciplinary Counsel Comes Knocking, led by Delores Dorsainvil Nicolas of the D.C. Office of Disciplinary Counsel and Abraham Blitzer of Abraham Blitzer Law. Good and bad outcomes are expected when practicing law. But what do you do when a bar complaint has been filed against you? Do you run and hide? Or worse yet, do you exact revenge on the complainant? Come and hear from Disciplinary Counsel and Respondent's Counsel as they share tips and practical advice on how to deal with a bar complaint. 
To register for this program, click here or send an e-mail to

For materials from past Lunch and Learn programs click here.

To register or for more information on this program and other services offered by the Practice Management Advisory Service you may contact: Daniel M. Mills, assistant director, or Rochelle D. Washington, senior staff attorney, at