Upcoming Events
Saturday, December 6, 2014
143rd Annual Banquet

Music provided by

Deaf Dog & the Indictments

(our very own Superior Court judicial band!)


The Willard InterContinental Hotel

1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, The District of Columbia


Time: 6:00pm - Midnight

Reception: 6:00pm

Dinner & Award Ceremony: 7:15pm

Desert Bar & Dancing: 9:45pm

Dress: Black Tie


Join the Bar Association of the District of Columbia for our annual black tie banquet, sponsored by the Foundation of the BADC.


The evening will include a cocktail reception, dinner, dessert, dancing, and an award ceremony honoring BADC's Judicial Honoree of the Year, Lawyer of the Year, Honorable Annice M. Wagner Pioneer Award Winner, and Young Lawyer of the Year.


Proceeds over expenses help The BADC Foundation fund legal services providers.  The BADC Foundation is a 501©(3) organization tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.



  • $5,000 Benefactor (10 tickets)
  • $2,500 Patron (10 tickets)
  • $1,000 Individual Advocate (4 tickets)
  • $500 Individual Supporter (2 tickets)

(Sponsorships offer benefits in addition to banquet tickets, such as recognition and preferred seating)


Registration Costs

  • $175 Judge
  • $225 BADC Member
  • $300 Non-BADC Member

We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our online registration system. While we work to resolve the issues, please contact the BADC at info@badc.org or (202) 223-6600 to register for this event.

To become a sponsor for this event, please fill out the form located here.


Thank you to our generous sponsors!



Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, PC
Reed Smith, LLP
Vinson & Elkins, LLP


Individual Advocates

Matthew G. Kaiser


Individual Supporters

Lisa Manning
For more information on this event, please follow the link here.

News & Announcements
October 14, 2014
Bar Association of the District of Columbia Selected to Partner With Grande Bibliothèque du Droit Project
The Bar Association of the District of Columbia is proud to announce the international selection of the BADC as a partner with the Grande Bibliothèque du Droit Project. This project was launched by the Paris Bar in April of 2014 and aims to create a free, online resource of scientifically validated scholarly articles, case law, work academics, and model instruments validated by the courts. For more information, please visit the website here: http://www.lagbd.org/index.php/Accueil (French).


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