October 18, 2017

The DWLR is hiring a full time production assistant to join our staff in Baltimore.


September 20, 2017

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
Time: Noon

September 7, 2017

Please be advised that Judge Tanya S. Chutkan is assigned to handle emergency matters on September 9-10, 2017, and Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly is assigned to handle emergency matters on September 30-October 1, 2017.

August 31, 2017

The Probate Division at D.C. Courts is accepting applications for Program Manager (Probate Self Help Center) (JS-13, $94,796-$123,234). This position is located in the Office of the Register of Wills/Probate Division of the District of Columbia Superior Court and reports to the Register of Wills.

August 7, 2017

Legal Intelligence Now Has a New Home

April 5, 2017

BEWARE OF TELEPHONE SCAM: The DC Courts do NOT use telephone calls to seek payments

March 17, 2017

The DWLR office will be closed May 15 through May 19, 2017. We will not be available to answer phone calls or emails, accept and process payments or mail affidavits. So please plan accordingly.

We will, however, be printing our daily editions that week, and your service should not be interrupted.

Thank you and if you have any questions about this, please don't hesistate to contact us at

February 24, 2017

A late fee of $10.00 will be added to any outstanding balance remaining 60 days after the due date.

Affidavits/Proofs of Publication will not be released until the account balance is paid in full.

Overdue accounts are turned over to a collection agency.

If you have trouble paying your balance, you can set up a payment plan. Accounts on a payment plan are not subject to late fees. To set up a payment plan, please call Donald Nichols at (410)244-6688.

If you have any questions about this policy, please feel free to contact Donald Nichols at or (410)244-6688.

February 8, 2017

The DWLR 2016 Index for Volume 144 is now available and ready for you to:

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3. Request a pdf version be emailed to you by emailing your subscription name to

January 19, 2017

AV Rated Ellicott City law firm is seeking an Associate attorney for general Civil Defense and Workers Compensation litigation. 0-5 years experience with admission to the D.C. Bar required and MD Bar preferred. Please send resume, writing sample and salary requirements via electronic mail to and