Bankruptcy Section

Membership in the Bankruptcy Section of the Richmond Bar provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and practices among attorneys specializing in bankruptcy law. This is accomplished through a variety of continuing legal education and social functions. Annual section dues are $25 in addition to being a member of the Richmond Bar Association.  JOIN

Holiday Party – December 8, 2016

It’s time to get into the holiday spirit!  The Bankruptcy Section of the Richmond Bar Association, in conjunction with the IWIRC – Virginia Network and TMA Chesapeake, cordially invites you to their Holiday Party on Thursday, December 8, 2016.  The party will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the McGuireWoods office located in Gateway Plaza – 800 East Canal St, Richmond, VA 23219. Click here for directions. Upon arrival at McGuireWoods, check in at the security desk in the lobby. The security team will direct you to the 18th floor.

Parking is available in the McGuireWoods deck. Please park only in an open McGuireWoods (reserved) or visitors (unmarked) space. Parking will be validated – please bring your parking ticket with you to the 18th floor in order to get it validated.

Cost to attend is $35 per person. The deadline to make reservations is December 2nd.  There will be no refunds after that date.


The Section appreciates the generosity of Motleys Asset Disposition Group for sponsoring the event.

January 10, 2017 CLE/Luncheon 

The Bankruptcy Section will host a luncheon/CLE seminar on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 beginning at 12:30 p.m. at the Hilton Hotel, 501 E. Broad Street, Richmond, VA  23219.  The luncheon will feature a presentation by Bruce Matson, Lynn Tavenner, and William Schwarzschild, entitled “For Settlement Purposes only? The Use of Rule 9019 in Modern Bankruptcy Practice.”  It is anticipated that the program will be approved for 1.0 hour of MCLE credit.

Cost to attend is $30 for Section members and government attendees; the rate for non-Section members is $45. The registration deadline is January 5th; there will be no refunds after this date. If you require a vegetarian meal, please inform us at the time you make the reservation.


The Section appreciates the generosity of Tranzon Fox for sponsoring the event.