D.C. Bar Exam The bar exam will be administered remotely on October 5 and 6. The bar exam is managed exclusively by the D.C. Court of Appeals Committee on Admissions. For questions or concerns, please visit or email [email protected].

DC Attorney Discipline System


Office of Disciplinary Counsel Operating Status During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Due to health and safety concerns surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic, the Office of Disciplinary Counsel is operating remotely, with modifications to certain provided services, until further notice.  

  • Staff will continue to respond to inquiries by telephone and e-mail.
  • There may be a short delay in mail delivery to our office, but new mail is being processed and reviewed regularly. 
  • You may submit a complaint or file documents by placing them in the lockbox located outside our office (Room 117).  If you would like to file a complaint, you should file a written complaint or complete a complaint form (signed and dated), attach any relevant documents you have, and send it by fax to (202) 638-0862 or by e-mail to [email protected].

Certificates Concerning Discipline

Until further notice, certificates concerning discipline will be processed as they are received and will only be delivered electronically.  Requests for rush service will not be honored.  If you are unable to have your request notarized, please also include a declaration, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1746, that the individual requesting the certificate is the subject of the certificate.  Please also include the email address where you want your certificate sent.  Your certificate will not be processed until your check or money order is received.