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D.C. Bar Headquarters 
901 4th Street NW

Washington, DC 20001
phone: 202.737.4700


Hours of Operation: 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Weekday Events (5 p.m. – 11 p.m.)

Nearby Metro Stations
Judiciary Square (Red) - five blocks directly south at 450 F Street
Gallery Place-Chinatown (Green/Yellow/Red) - five blocks southwest at H and 7th Streets
Mt. Vernon Square/7th Street Convention Center (Green/Yellow) - six blocks at 7th and M Streets
Union Station (Red) - six blocks southeast down Massachusetts Avenue

 

EVENTS​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Top 10 Things You Need to Know About Government Contracting 2021

Credit(s): 3.5 General (50-minute hour)
3 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E13210712W
Original Program Date: July 26, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Date: July 26, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time 

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Vetting Technology: Tips from the Experts

Technology and the Law Series 2021

Credit(s): 1 General (50-minute hour)
1 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E17210714W
Original Program Date: July 27, 2021
Duration: 1 hour
Date: July 27, 2021
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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Negotiating and Drafting LLC Agreements in the District of Columbia 2021

Credit(s): 3.5 General (50-minute hour)
3 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E03210715W
Original Program Date: July 28, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Date: July 28, 2021
9:30 AM - 12:45 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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Negotiating and Drafting LLC Agreements in the District of Columbia 2021

Credit(s): 3.5 General (50-minute hour)
3 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E03210715W
Original Program Date: July 28, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Date: July 28, 2021
9:30 AM - 12:45 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time 

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Concrete Tips for Negotiating Commercial Real Estate Leases in the District 2021

Credit(s): 2 General (50-minute hour)
2 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E19210801W
Original Program Date: August 2, 2021
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Date: August 2, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:15 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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Ethics for Lateral Hires 2021

Credit(s): 2 Ethics and Professional Responsibility (60-minute hour)
2 Ethics and Professional Responsibility (50-minute hour)
Course Number: E11210802W
Original Program Date: August 3, 2021
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Date: August 3, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:15 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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Is That Defamation? Using the Law to Fight Defamatory Attacks 2021

Credit(s): 2 General (50-minute hour)
2 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E05210803W
Original Program Date: August 3, 2021
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Date: August 3, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:15 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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Employee Benefits Law from ERISA to ARPA 2021

Course Number: E09210804W
Original Program Date: August 4, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Start Date:
Wednesday, August 04, 2021 6:00 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada))
End Date:
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 9:15 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time 

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Lunch and Learn: Hands-On with Fastcase

Course Number: LL_080521
Original Program Date: August 5, 2021
Duration: 2 hours 
Date: August 5, 2021
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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REMOTE PROGRAM: D.C. City Council Committee on Housing and Executive Administration: Leg. Re-Cap of 2021 and Sum of the FY 2022-2023 Budget

Course Number: C1522LR01W
Original Program Date: August 5, 2021
Duration: 1 hour
Date: August 5, 2021
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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The Strategic Use of Mediation

Credit(s): 2 General (50-minute hour)
2 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E01210805W
Original Program Date: August 5, 2021
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Date: August 5, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:15 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time

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Finance for Lawyers 2021

Credit(s): 7 General (50-minute hour)
6 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E03210806W
Original Program Date: August 10, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Start Date:
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 9:30 AM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada))
End Date:
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 12:45 PM

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Basic Training and Beyond (08/11/2021 - Day 1)

How to Start a Law Firm

Course Number: BT_081121
Original Program Date: August 11, 2021
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Date: August 11, 2021
9:15 AM - 4:45 PM 

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REMOTE PROGRAM: D.C. City Council Committee on Housing and Executive Administration: Leg. Re-Cap of 2021 and Sum of the FY 2022-2023 Budget

Course Number: C1522LR01W
Original Program Date: August 11, 2021
Duration: 1 hour
Date: August 11, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

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Key Issues in International Trade Law 2021

Credit(s): 1 General (50-minute hour)
1 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E15210807W
Original Program Date: August 12, 2021
Duration: 1 hour 
Date: August 12, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 

Description: Join us for the return of this informative and topical class that explores key issues and recent developments in U.S. trade law.  Among the topics our knowledgeable and experienced presenter will discuss are: 
Section 232 (Steel and Aluminum) & Section 301 (China) Program Updates
Recent Developments in Trade Remedies Practice
Today’s Trade Agenda: Key Trade Legislation, Growing Supply Chain Risks

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Blockchain, ICOs and the Crypto Marketplace 2021: Getting to Know Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, and the Blockchain 2021

Blockchain & Crypto Series

Credit(s): 1.5 General (50-minute hour)
1.5 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E16210808W
Original Program Date: August 17, 2021
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Date: August 17, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 

Description: The crypto-financing landscape is caught up in the perfect storm. Initial coin offerings (ICOs), as well as crypto-trading platforms, where ICO tokens and coins trade like common stock, are under greater scrutiny than ever before.  Federal regulators are continuing to focus their efforts on the crypto-enforcement space.

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The Legal Ethics Curse! (NEW)

Credit(s): 3 Ethics and Professional Responsibility (60-minute hour)
3.5 Ethics and Professional Responsibility (50-minute hour)
Course Number: E11210816W
Original Program Date: August 17, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Date: August 17, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Description: Lawyers, the legal profession, law firms and even legal ethics scholars are facing rapidly developing events and meteoric developments that threaten to turn the assumptions of law practice as we know it inside out, and maybe worse.  Bedrock assumptions about what constitutes ethical practice are being challenged.  Technology and the reactions to the pandemic have exposed deep anachronisms in what have been regarded as settled legal ethics principles.  This makes 2021 a frightening time to be a lawyer, and a challenging time to be an ethical lawyer.  

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Basic Training and Beyond (08/18/2021 - Day 2)

How to Grow a Law Firm

Course Number: BT_081821
Original Program Date: August 18, 2021
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Date: August 18, 2021
9:15 AM - 4:45 PM ((GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada))

Basic Training & Beyond is a two-day program for lawyers and law firm staff interested in starting, managing, and growing a law firm in the District of Columbia. It is presented monthly, without charge, for D.C. Bar members and firm staff. During the pandemic, all sessions are conducted on Zoom. 
In the day-one session, all the essentials of starting a firm in D.C. are covered.
In the day-two session, growth and management issues are covered including client relations, productivity, technology, and marketing.

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Selecting and Working with Expert Witnesses 2021
Effectively Handling Experts Series

Credit(s): 3.5 General (50-minute hour)
3 General (60-minute hour)
Course Number: E18210809W
Original Program Date: August 18, 2021
Duration: 3 hours 15 minutes
Date: August 18, 2021
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Description: Litigation success often depends on finding expert witnesses who can communicate complex scientific or technical concepts in simple, understandable terms to judges and juries.  This informative introductory class will offer practical techniques and tips to help those who attend identify, select, and develop outstanding experts to support your client’s case. 









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