• Join a Statewide Association Dedicated to the Highest Professional Standards

  • Earn CLE Credits at WDTL's Statewide Events & Seminars
  • Exclusive Members-Only Listservs

  • Monthly Members-Only Roundtable Discussions

  • Stay Up to Date & Earn CLE Credits


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Latest News

  • WDTL’s Statement on Racial Justice

    • Monday, June 8, 2020
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    The tragic death of George Floyd, which is but one egregious example of the many intolerable abuses suffered by people of color in America, offends the core values of the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers.

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  • WDTL Community Service

    • Thursday, May 21, 2020
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    Since the COVID-19 outbreak, WDTL members in conjunction with Lawyers Helping Hungry Children have worked closely with the Emergency Feeding Program (EFP).

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  • Roundtables Move to Zoom

    • Friday, April 3, 2020
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    The WDTL Members' Roundtables are currently being hosted on Zoom.

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Benefits of WDTL Membership

  • Access to general and expert witness listservs.
  • Free CLEs for members.
  • Reduced rates at WDTL annual legal seminars offered throughout the state.
  • Members-only Judicial, educational, and networking events.
  • Access to the legislative process via our lobbyist.
  • Access to potential clients through WDTL’s relationship with business and industry organizations.
  • Brief bank of deposition transcripts, briefs, orders, and other items of interest available in the members-only section of the WDTL website.

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