Raising the Bar Newsletter

Raising The Bar is the official newsletter of the Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia and the Women’s Bar Association Foundation. The newsletter publishes articles of general interest to our members. It is also a vehicle for Committees and Forums to publicize upcoming events and to report on past events.


Maintaining the honor and integrity of the profession; promoting the administration of justice; advancing and protecting the interests of women lawyers; promoting their mutual improvement; and encouraging a spirit of friendship.