PERSONAL BRANDING: The Law Practice Management Section of the District of Columbia Bar presents, "Brand Yourself: 5 Steps to Define Your Professional Brand, Generate Confidence, Create Your Plan." The event begins at 5 p.m. Speaker: Anne Collier, Arudia. Location: D.C. Bar Conference Center, 1101 K St. N.W. Cost: free, students; $25, members of sponsoring sections; $30, nonsection members. Registration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.


CUSTOMS LEGISLATION: The international trade committee of the D.C. Bar’s International Law Section presents "Customs Reauthorization Legislation." The luncheon program begins at noon. Speakers: Angela Ellard, staff director and chief trade counsel (majority), House Ways and Means Committee; Matthew Nolan, partner, Arent Fox; Maureen Thorson, of counsel, Wiley Rein; Geoffrey Goodale, co-chair, D.C. Bar International Law Section (moderator). Location: Arnold & Porter, 555 12th St. N.W. Cost: $10, students; $15, government and nonprofit employees and teleconference attendees; $20, members of the International Law Section. Registration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.

HAPPY HOUR: The Young Lawyers Section of the D.C. Bar presents "Networking Happy Hour." The networking event begins at 6 p.m. Location: The Big Hunt, 1345 Connecticut Ave. N.W. Cost: Free. Registration and information: (202) 626-3488 or www.dcbar.org.