The District of Columbia Board on Professional Responsibility (“D.C. Board on Professional Responsibility” or the “Board”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for its Disciplinary Counsel to be located in Washington, D.C. Interested candidates please submit your resume and cover letter in MS Word to the recruiters managing this search, Deborah Ben-Canaan, Michael J. Herald, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position, or by submitting your resume to DisciplinaryCounsel@mlaglobal.com. The D.C. Board on Professional Responsibility is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: Rule XI of the Rules Governing the District of Columbia Bar confers on the Board on Professional Responsibility the authority to adjudicate cases of attorney misconduct and disability, and the responsibility for administering the disciplinary system. The nine–member Board is appointed by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and includes seven attorneys and two members of the public who volunteer their service. The Board’s administrative responsibilities include the oversight of the Board’s Office of Disciplinary Counsel.
Location: Washington, D.C.
Compensation: Competitive base with excellent benefits.
Experience: Attorney with a minimum of 15 years of relevant work experience.
Bar: Must be an active member of the D.C. Bar or eligible to become an active member.
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