District of Columbia State Code
District of Columbia Constitution
Lawyer Search in District of Columbia / Washington D.C.
Find state code search resources for District of Columbia also known as Washington D.C., the capital of The United States of America including, state constitution and find lawyers in District of Columbia or search and verify lawyer licenses through the state bar organizations.
If you need any legal advice or legal representation it is important to find a good lawyer therre your should use the resources to find the right type of lawyer with right type of expertise and background in order to represent you in any legal matter or court. Most states license lawyers who have to pass a bar exam therefore the state bar keeps documents on all lawyers in the state and also keeps record of their conduct including any misconducts complaints or legal lawsuits.
Some lawyers are sued and have civil lawsuits filed against them. You can research these in a background reports or in court documents to find out if the attorney you are considering is suitable and reliable candidate to protect your rights in the eyes of the law. Also in stead of completely relying on lawyers or if you need to represent yourself then you can familiarize yourself with the state constitution or the state code to better understand all the laws that govern most legal situations in the state.
What is the difference between State Constitution and State Code
There are 3 types of law in United States and each of the states:
Constitution Law : This is the basic law of the land and each state such freedom of right and freedom of speech etc. no other law may contravene constitutional law.
Statuary Law: is the state code or law that is created by legislature in each state. Each state has a law making process and rules to make each bill or proposal heard through its legislative process to finally become the law.
A third type of law is common law and that is the common law that is created by judges ruling and creating precedents for future cases. In another word this is the law that evolves over time.
District of Columbia Public Record Search
- District of Columbia Legislature
- District of Columbia Lawyer Search
Search state bar for lawyer registration.
- District of Columbia State Constitution
See the Constitution of District of Columbia.