Join the BADC for our 145th Annual Luncheon

The 2016 keynote speaker is Dean Elizabeth Rindskopf Parker.

She is nationally recognized for her scholarly and legal work in national security and terrorism, international relations, technology development and transfer, and civil rights litigation.

Space is limited - reserve your seat today!

Wednesday, September 7, 2016
Noon to 1:30 PM

The Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036

Farragut West (Blue/Orange/Silver Lines)
Farragut North (Red Line)

BADC Member $75*
Non-BADC Member $100*
*To join the BADC / renew membership click here.

Read Dean Parker's Full Bio Here

Register as an Individual or Sponsor online or by downloading this form and returning it to us.

Currently-registered attendees can apply their registrations to the rescheduled event or request a refund by contacting the BADC office at or 202-223-6600.

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Upcoming Events

[UPDATED] BADC's Litigation Committee Summer Happy Hour

Join BADC Litigation Committee members for an evening of casual networking and a preview of the committee's upcoming programming. Please RSVP to Paula Rogers at

When: Thursday, August 25 // 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Where: Gibson Dunn, 1050 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20036

Racial Justice: Fighting Voter Suppression

The BADC Civil Rights Committee along with the WBA and Women Council of Lawyers are hosting a discussion on the history of the Voting Rights Act and how to move forward after the gutting of Section 5.

Register through this link and use code “VOTE2016” to get member rate.

When: Thursday, September 22, 2016 // 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: White & Case, LLP, 701 Thirteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005

Women of Color Leaving Law Firms and How to Turn the Tide

In parternship with the BADC Litigation Committee and GWAC Litigation Committee the WBA's Litigation Forum and Diversity Committee are hosting a program to discuss the exodus of women of color from law firms and how to better keep this category of top talent.

Join us for a candid discussion. Space is limited and seats fill up fast. Register through this link and use code “MinorityFlight” to get member rate.

When: Monday, November 14, 2016 // 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: White & Case, LLP, 701 Thirteenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005

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