Julia L. Porter


Senior Assistant Bar Counsel, The Office of Bar Counsel, Adjunct Professor of Law

B.A., University of Nebraska; J.D., George Washington

Julia Porter is a Senior Assistant Disciplinary Counsel with the District of Columbia Office of Disciplinary Counsel, where she investigates and prosecutes lawyers for violations...

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Julia Porter is a Senior Assistant Disciplinary Counsel with the District of Columbia Office of Disciplinary Counsel, where she investigates and prosecutes lawyers for violations of the ethical rules. Professor Porter graduated from George Washington University Law School in 1983. After law school, Professor Porter clerked for Judge Harold Greene of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and then worked at Caplin & Drysdale, a D.C. law firm, doing primarily civil litigation. Since 2005, Professor Porter has shared responsibility supervising the other litigation lawyers in the Office of Disciplinary Counsel. Professor Porter has taught professional responsibility as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law School for many years, taught numerous CLE courses sponsored by the DC Bar, and served as part of the faculty for the NOBC’s NITA training program in Boulder, Colorado.