Practice Management Advisory Service

Practice Management Advisory Service

Who We Are:
The Practice Management Advisory Service (PMAS) is a free and confidential service of the D.C. Bar to provide practice management information and resources to its members. Click here for more information about the PMAS and other member services in Regulation Counsel at the District of Columbia Bar.

Practice 360º | A Day for Lawyers & Law Firms 

This annual event brings together some of the best offerings of the Practice Management Advisory Service and provides D.C. Bar members the unique opportunity to attend a full day of seminars covering a wide range of topics that are of particular interest to law firm owners and managers but that are relevant to the entire legal community. The day also features numerous networking opportunities and a chance for members to learn more about some of the companies that offer products and services through the Bar's member benefits program as well as other technology and legal service providers. 

Click here for more information about past Practice 360º programs, including seminar descriptions and presentations.


Free Services: Learn more about the Management ResourceLine, telephone and office consultations, management assessments and other educational programs.

Free Courses & Seminars: Get detailed information about, and register for, Basic Training & Beyond seminars, the Successful Small Firm Practice course, and other Lunch and Learn programs.

Practice Tips & Compliance: Information about the District’s Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts (IOLTA) program, opening a law office, client communications, office systems or business planning.

Networking & Professional Development: Information on mentoring and other networking and development opportunities..

Publications: Original publications to help Bar members improve their law practices.

FAQs: How to reach PMAS and the Practice Management ResourceLine, confidentialit,y and other frequently asked questions.