Presidents Reception

The Presidents Reception
Honoring Incoming D.C. Bar President Shaun M. Snyder

Thursday, June 20, 2024, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Westin Washington, DC Downtown Hotel


Join the past presidents of the D.C. Bar to honor incoming President, Shaun M. Snyder, and support the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center. An annual tradition since 1993, the Presidents Reception brings together legal and pro bono community leaders to welcome the new Bar President and support the largest provider of pro bono legal services in the District of Columbia. The Pro Bono Center’s award-winning legal clinics, resource centers, and projects each year serve more than 20,000 individuals living on low incomes, safety-net nonprofits, and local small businesses.


Individual and organization Presidents Reception sponsors may RSVP to attend the reception with a promotional code delivered by email. Request your promotional code now.


To purchase tickets to the Pro Bono Center's Presidents Reception, register directly with a $125 donation.  You may also purchase tickets to the D.C. Bar Celebration of Leadership, at cost, for $170.  


To sponsor the 2024 Presidents Reception or fulfill a pledge, visit


Need more information? Contact [email protected] or call 202-780-2592.


Please note that the Celebration of Leadership and Presidents Reception are separate events. Presidents Reception sponsorships and contributions to the Pro Bono Center do not include D.C. Bar Celebration of Leadership dinner tickets. Celebration of Leadership dinner tickets do not include admission to the Presidents Reception.