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Washington Lawyer Magazine

Washington Lawyer magazine is the flagship publication of the D.C. Bar.

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About Washington Lawyer Magazine

Members turn to the Washington Lawyer to stay up-to-date on industry trends and to read substantive legal analysis and feature articles.

Stats: Compelling Engagement
22 minutes

22 minutes - average reading time for each issue of Washington Lawyer


112,000 local, national, and international members receive Washington Lawyer magazine in both print & digital formats ensuring you receive maximum visibility​

1 out of 5

1 out of 5 readers indicated, that within the last 12 months, they took an action after seeing an advertising content in the Washington Lawyer.  Actions included visiting an advertiser’s website, considered purchasing an advertised product, or saved an ad for future reference

Editorial Calendar


Practice Management
Space Reservation: Oct 25, 2022

Materials Due: Nov 21, 2022


Diversity & Inclusion
Space Reservation: Dec 20, 2022
Materials Due: Jan 18, 2023


Global Outlook
Space Reservation: Feb 24, 2023
Materials Due: Mar 20, 2023


Leadership Space
Reservation: Apr 25, 2023
Materials Due: May 19, 2023


Community & Connections Space
Reservation: Jun 26, 2023
Materials Due: Jul 19, 2023


Access to Justice
Space Reservation: Aug 25, 2023
Materials Due: Sept 19, 2023

Editorial Calendar
Four Color Rates

2-Page Spread: $11,850 (6x Rate Times 2) 
Cover: Page rate + 20% 

Other Premiums
Premium Position:
10% | Center Spread: 15% 


Two-Page Spread

16.75" x 10.5" 

Full Page

7.5" x 9.7" 

Half-Page Horizontal

7.5" x 4.7" 

Third-Page Vertical

2 .4" x 9.5" 

Quarter Page

3 .6" x 4.7" 

* Trim size: 8.375" x 10.5"     Bleed: 1/8” from all sides 

Copy and Artwork Submission
  • Please go to to submit files. 

  • Please supply only a print-ready PDF file. We cannot accept any native application file formats (i.e., MS Word, InDesign, Publisher) or any other file format. PDF must be a hi-res, print-ready file. All raster images should be 300 dpi. All fonts must be embedded. 

  • Do NOT include any printer’s marks, such as crop marks, registration marks, etc., on your PDF ad file. 

  • Do NOT include a bleed with fractional ads. 

  • Color ads must use CMYK color only. RGB color or spot colors (e.g., Pantone colors) are NOT acceptable. We cannot guarantee an exact color match. 

  • Materials that are not properly prepared may be subject to additional production charges. 

  • Ads must be submitted in the exact size they are to appear. The publisher is not responsible for printing errors due to incorrect file preparation. 

Materials Contact:  Stephanie Frank, 410-584-1935


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