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OAG Trial Attorney

The Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia is seeking a Trial Attorney for the Public Safety Division, Juvenile Section.Eligible candidates must have a law degree and admission to a bar in any jurisdiction with eligibility to waive into the DC bar within 1 year. Ideal candidates should have up to one year of post-law school experience, preferably in prosecuting sexual assault, human trafficking and elder abuse.

2018 National Trademark Exposition

 National Museum of American History on July 27, 2018

The Exposition is a collaboration between the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the National Museum of American History. We are hoping that you could share this information with Washington Bar Association members.  I have attached the flyer with the detailed information for the free seminars.  I am also including a link with more information about the Exposition itself. Email with any questions.



Small Claims and Landlord and Tenant Mediation Programs 

Multi-Door Small Claims and Landlord Tenant Training Announcement

Multi-Door Small Claims and Landlord Tenant Training Application

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 The George Washington University Law School - Center for Professional Development & Career Strategy. We are seeking a Senior Law Career Counselor whose primary responsibility will be to advise and counsel JD students in professional development and to assist them in developing career strategies. Click here for the complete job description.


Department of Health & Human Services: OGC Legislative Division
Deadline to apply: August 31, 2018

LEG General Attorney Vacancy Announcement 20180627

The Office of the General Counsel is currently conducting a search for a an attorney to join its Legislation Division. The attorneys in the Legislation Division, as counsel to the Secretary and the Department, provide a range of legal services, notably the drafting of legislative language. The OGC Legislation Division represents the Department, advocating its positions before The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and other agencies, and (to the extent authorized by the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Legislation or the Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources) before congressional staff. Its lawyers also provide advice on the legislative process (e.g., congressional rules), and on principles of statutory interpretation.
Please submit the following documents to using the subject line “Legislation Division Attorney” in the forwarding email. To receive full consideration, submit all materials by 11:59 p.m. on the closing date of the announcement:

  • Cover letter addressed to the Office of the General Counsel Hiring Official.
  • Resume (must include education, including names of undergraduate and law school, degree received and date graduated; date admitted to bar and jurisdiction; a general description of all past employment relevant to the practice of law, including dates of employment (full time or part time)and supervisors' names and telephone numbers.
  • Two legal writing samples.
  • Proof that bar status is active, in good standing and eligible to practice in a state, territory of the US, the District of Columbia or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
  • Names and contact information for at least three professional references.

Feel free to share this opportunity with individuals who may be interested in this important position.  OGC is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from a diverse pool of high-quality candidates.

For additional information about OGC’s mission, please visit our website at:



Defense Litigation Associate Attorney

Wilson Elser's Washington, DC 

This associate attorney will support the rapid and continued growth of the firm's defense litigation practice. This is an ideal position for an attorney looking to take the next step in their career by joining a dynamic office within a national law firm.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves their clients with nearly 800 attorneys across 35 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and are included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms

The Position


  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Must be admitted to practice in DC
  • 2 - 5 years of experience
  • Experience with general liability defense litigation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Legal project management experience is helpful


  • Independently manage a defense litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end
  • Represent clients in a wide range of civil defense litigation claims
  • Work closely with other attorneys and Partners on legal projects
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent Benefits
  • Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
  • Corporate Discount Plans

Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses their commitment to both their clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online or sending your credentials to and putting "Washington, DC Defense Litigation Associate Attorney" in the subject line.

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.