Press Releases and Events
30 of the best local chefs will sample their unique creations at the 2016 Signature Chefs Auction. Guests will enjoy culinary tastings as well as silent and live auctions with unique dining, entertainment, travel and leisure packages. The premier social event will be held on Wednesday, November 9, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel located at 700 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore, MD 21202. Reserved Tables can be purchased for $2,500 and individual tickets are $200. Sponsorship opportunities are available.
The Judicial Council of the Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia is hosting an information session on how to become a D.C. Superior Court Magistrate Judge.
A memorial service will take place on June 2nd at 2 p.m. at the Adas Israel Congregation, 2850 Quebec St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008 (near the corner of Connecticut Ave. and Porter Sts., N.W.) for local attorney and friend of many, Sol Zalel Rosen.
The Judicial Nomination Commission (the “Commission”) is pleased to publish the third annual update of the report of Commission recommendations made to the President of the United States, Presidential appointments to the District of Columbia courts, and the Commission’s designations of the Chief Judges for those courts. On October 31, 2011, the Commission published an historic report of Commission recommendations made to the President of the United States, Presidential appointments to the District of Columbia courts, and the Commission’s designations of the Chief Judges for those courts, with the commitment to update the report annually. The report relies on available records, including Congressional and Commission records, as well as notices published in the Daily Washington Law Reporter.
A Memorial Service
to celebrate the life and work of
Suzanne V. Richards, JD '57
will be held
Thursday, May 15th at 3:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.
with a Reception to follow memorial
at The Tasher Family Great Room
The George Washington University Law School
2000 H Street, NW, Washington, DC
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Attorneys in Distress: Perspectives on the Problem
The practice of law can take a heavy toll on lawyers. Attorneys are
statistically more likely to struggle with depression, alcoholism and
substance abuse than the general public. These issues can have drastic
repercussions on lawyers’ personal and professional lives. These
problems and the legal profession’s response to them was the topic of
the Fortieth Annual Disciplinary Conference on May 14 at the Mayflower
On April 30, 2012 The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading
international interactive media awards competition, announced the 2011
award winners to highlight this year’s “best of the best” in interactive
media. Substance 151 is excited to announce that the website they've created for The Daily Washington Law Reporter website
received a silver award in the Business to Business category, competing
with over 1000 entries from over 20 countries around world.
Judge Eugene Hamilton passed away on Saturday, November 19, 2011. He was 78 years old. Judge Hamilton served as Chief Judge of the DC Superior Court from 1993 to 2000. The judge was known not only for his intellect and leadership, but also for his commitment to foster children, as he and his wife opened their home to numerous children over the years.