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Search Superior Court civil, criminal, probate, tax, and domestic violence case records by name or case number and date, case type, party type, or status code. A Users Guide and Answers to Frequently Asked Questions are included.
Published opinions and orders
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Tax Court Opinions
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Self help, legal research, general information
Tax Division Information
View information about filing a petition in the Tax Division to dispute your District of Columbia tax assessment.
Tax Division Rules
View the court rules for the Tax Division.
Dispute Resolution Information
View information about the Multi-Door Dispute Resolution Division of Superior Court, which can help parties resolve disputes without going to court. Programs include mediation, arbitration, case evaluation, and concilition in civil, small claims, landlord-tenant, medical malpractice, family, probate, and tax disputes. Links to specific programs are on the left side of the Dispute Resolution web page.
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Legal information is organized by topic including Consumer, Employment, Family Law, Housing, Public Benefits, Immigration, Asylum, Estate Planning, Guardianship, Non-Profit Law, Small Business Law, and Taxation.
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District of Columbia Official Code
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Free Services from the D.C. Bar
The D.C. Bar offers an Advice and Referral Clinic, Free Child Custody Clinic, Free Divorce Clinic, Landlord Tenant Resource Center, Legal Information Help Line, and fee dispute arbitration.
Find a Lawyer
The D.C. Bar offers a search service by attorney name, company name or office location.
Search Attorney Discipline Records
The D.C. Bar offers an online database of attorney discipline case summaries from 1979 through the present.
Lawyer Referral Service
The Bar Association of the District of Columbia offers a fee-based lawyer referral service.
Finding and Working With Lawyers
The D.C. Bar offers information about how to find and work with a lawyer, including a glossary of terms, when you need a lawyer, free legal services, representing yourself, finding and hiring a lawyer, lawyers' fees, and more.
Legal Aid Referral Search
An online search form helps you find legal services or resources to match your legal problem and personal circumstances.
Find Free Legal Assistance
View a directory of organizations offering free legal services to eligible clients, listed by name or service area.
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Court Forms and Documents
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