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Attorney General-Elect Karl Racine Announces Co-Chairs and Key Transition Team Personnel

By District of Columbia Bar

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Attorney General-Elect Karl Racine named Pauline Schneider and Natalie Ludaway as Co-Chairwomen of his transition team. Racine said, “We are very pleased that Pauline Schneider and Natalie Ludaway are coming on board.  Pauline’s reputation is sterling, and her knowledge of Government and Finance will be a significant contribution in preparing to operate the first independent Office of Attorney General for the District of Columbia. Natalie is a trusted and close friend, and we served together on the D.C. Judicial Nominations Committee. Like Pauline, Natalie has an impeccable reputation in the practice of law. I am very lucky to have their counsel.” 

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The Big Race: DC's First Election for Attorney General

By District of Columbia Bar

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CANDIDATES: Five lawyers—Lorelie Masters, Karl Racine, Edward “Smitty” Smith, Lateefah Williams and Paul Zukerberg;are vying to be the first-ever elected D.C. attorney general in the November election. The candidates appeared last week at a forum, above, at O’Melveny & Myers.

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Court-sponsored early mediation option offered to struggling homeowners being sued for foreclosure in D.C.

By District of Columbia Bar

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Effective immediately, struggling homeowners who are sued for foreclosure in D.C. Superior Court will have the benefit of procedural enhancements designed to promote early case resolution through court-sponsored mediation offered at the outset of every case.

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