Initiative, Endorsements & Advocacy

Requests for endorsement for the DC Superior Court (Morin vacancy) must be received by 5:00pm, Tuesday, May 19, 2020.

The WBA seeks to actively support issues of special interest to women, and frequently uses its voice as one of the oldest and largest voluntary bar associations in metropolitan Washington, DC to advocate on behalf of them.

The WBA does not provide endorsements for any elected positions. The WBA does not provide endorsements for elected or appointed positions to voluntary bars. Each year, the we list WBA members running for DC Bar and ABA positions in our News & Events email. Click here for information on joining the WBA.

The WBA does consider endorsements for executive and judicial appointments; click here to read more about the process.

In our Centennial Year, the WBA honored our history and mission by initiating a project to develop a series of new Issue
Statements on topics of preeminent concern to our members and to all citizens. Click here to read these Issue Statements.