Seals of the Court of Appeals and Superior Court
District of Columbia Courts

D.C. Code of Ethics, Rules of Professional Conduct and Practice Standards

To work at the D.C. Courts and gain inclusion in the OCIS Interpreter Registry, interpreters are required to watch a video presentation and pass a quiz on the Interpreter Code of Ethics.

See the presentations and scripts below covering the D.C. Courts’ Interpreter Code of Ethics.

Title View
Welcome and Introduction - Judge Neal Kravitz View
Code of Ethics, Professional Conduct, Standards: Module 1 - Introduction View
Code of Ethics, Professional Conduct, Standards: Module 2 - Canons 1-2 View
Code of Ethics, Professional Conduct, Standards: Module 3 - Canons 3-4 View
Code of Ethics, Professional Conduct, Standards: Module 4 - Canons 5-7 View
Code of Ethics, Professional Conduct, Standards: Module 5 - Canons 8-10 View

Materials

Title Download
DC Courts’ Code of Ethics Download