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].


Lawyer Assistance Program

Lawyer Assistance Program


A free, confidential program for D.C. Bar members, judges, and District law students who are experiencing problems, such as addiction, mental health symptoms, or stress, which interfere with their personal or professional lives.

Coping with the Coronavirus Outbreak

COVID-19 and Well-Being

Well-Being Tips on Working from Home

Lawyer Wellness Online Support Group: Please join us for one of our free and confidential online discussion groups designed to help D.C. Bar members find support and connection during this challenging time. Members of each group will meet at 12 EDT weekly, either Tuesday or Thursday, via Zoom. Each group is facilitated by a LAP counselor. Please email [email protected] to learn more about joining this group.

Who We Are: History and mission of the D.C. Bar LAP and Lawyer Assistance Committee.

Substance Abuse: Selfâ€,assessments, articles, and other resources about addiction and substance abuse.

Mental Health: Resources related to depression, anxiety, stress, and other mental health disorders.

Wellness: Get help managing stress, compulsive behaviors, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders (ADHD), etc.

For Law Students: Resources, links, and further reading designed specifically for law students.

Free Educational Presentations: Let us come to you!

Stories of Recovery: Words of inspiration and hope.

FAQs: When to seek help and other frequently asked questions.

Volunteer Opportunities: How can you help the Lawyer Assistance Program?

Contact Information: How to reach a D.C. Bar Lawyer Assistance Program counselor and other area resources.