Press Releases and Events
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
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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
Questions? 202.994.7028 / firstname.lastname@example.org
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