November 14, 2017

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November 14, 2017

Below, please find our upcoming holiday schedule:

November 14, 2017

Reposted from August 2013.

Effective immediately our policy regarding the reprinting/republication of probate notices will change to include the following:

October 18, 2017

The DWLR is hiring a full time production assistant to join our staff in Baltimore.


September 20, 2017

Distinquished Lawyer Luncheon Series
presented by District of Columbia Chapter of the Federal Bar Association

Speaker: Donald B. Verrilli Jr., Former U.S. Solicitor General

Date: Monday, October 23, 2017
Time: Noon

September 7, 2017

Please be advised that Judge Tanya S. Chutkan is assigned to handle emergency matters on September 9-10, 2017, and Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly is assigned to handle emergency matters on September 30-October 1, 2017.

August 31, 2017

The Probate Division at D.C. Courts is accepting applications for Program Manager (Probate Self Help Center) (JS-13, $94,796-$123,234). This position is located in the Office of the Register of Wills/Probate Division of the District of Columbia Superior Court and reports to the Register of Wills.

August 7, 2017

Legal Intelligence Now Has a New Home

April 5, 2017

BEWARE OF TELEPHONE SCAM: The DC Courts do NOT use telephone calls to seek payments

March 17, 2017

The DWLR office will be closed May 15 through May 19, 2017. We will not be available to answer phone calls or emails, accept and process payments or mail affidavits. So please plan accordingly.

We will, however, be printing our daily editions that week, and your service should not be interrupted.

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