Staying Public:  Wednesday March 7, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM EST

WCL Happy Hour:  Wednesday, March 7, 2012 from 7:30 pm to 8:30 PM EST

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Hogan Lovells LLP 
555 13th Street NW
Washington, DC 20004

Laughing Man Tavern
1306 G Street NW

Downstairs Bar

Driving Directions 

For more information, please contact

Nancy A. Lopez 
The Washington Council of Lawyers 

Staying Public:

Tips for Maintaining a Public Interest Career

Followed by a WCL Happy Hour at Laughing Man Tavern

A public interest career is what you've always wanted - but are you wondering about whether the financial challenges, professional stress, and emotional drain are more than you anticipated? 

Join us for a presentation on how attorneys can stay in public interest work for the long haul, with discussions of financial considerations and options, avoiding burnout, career paths.

Featured Panelists:

  • Jennifer Berger, Legal Counsel for the Elderly  
  • Jen Tschirch, Pro Bono Coordinator, Catholic University, Columbus School of Law
  • Imoni Washington, DC Bar Foundation 


   Vytas V. Vergeer, Bread for the City

This free event is open to WCL Members, their friends, colleagues, and the DC Public Interest  Community.

Please circulate widely!  Law students welcome!



  Laughing Man

Join us after the Staying Public program for a WCL Happy Hour at

Laughing Man Tavern, 1306 G Street NW, 7:30 - 8:30 PM

Downstairs Bar * Cash Bar

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