Rochelle D. Washington

D.C. Bar

Rochelle Washington is the Senior Staff Attorney in the Practice Management Advisory Service (“PMAS”) of the D.C. Bar. Rochelle assists lawyers with the business of starting and managing a law firm. Rochelle develops and organizes the annual D.C. Bar educational event, Practice 360°| A Day for Lawyers and Law Firms. She leads an annual 8-week program titled, Successful Small Firm Practice Series: How Solo and Small Firm Lawyers Can Compete, Thrive, and Be Ethical in the 21st Century, sponsored by the Practice Management Advisory Service Committee. This program received the ABA’s Gambrell Award for Professionalism in 2015. She also leads the day-two session of the law firm start-up program, Basic Training and Beyond, which is offered monthly. This two-day program is sponsored by the Practice Management Advisory Service Committee and received the ABA’s Gambrell Award for Professionalism in 2011. Rochelle developed the PMAS Small Firm Lunch and Learn Series, programing two to three sessions a month and covers practical topics that impact small firm lawyers. In addition, she conducts one-on-one member advisory meetings, and hosts networking opportunities for Bar members. All programs and services sponsored by the Practice Management Advisory Service are free to D.C. Bar members. Rochelle serves as CLE faculty for national and local bar associations.

My Sessions

Collaboration in the Cloud

Columbus IJ

With today’s cloud tools, collaboration by email and paper airplane is out. Instead, why not work on the same document at the same time? In this session, you’ll learn the tips and tricks for sharing and collaborating on documents with multiple users in multiple locations, even with tools you already own, like Office 365. Stop […]

Practice in the Cloud

Creating a Fillable PDF Form

Columbus GH

Clients love it when you make it easy for them to provide information. Fillable PDF forms are an efficient way to streamline client intake, gather details for drafting a contract, or dozens of other legal activities. Fortunately, you don’t need to be a geek to create them. We’ll provide hands-on guidance to create the forms […]

Hands On