Corporate Counsel Section

The Corporate Counsel Section provides a medium for corporate attorneys to cooperate with each other on issues common to them. The section is open to those employed as a full-time salaried employee by a corporation or by a government body regularly engaged in corporate-related matters. Annual section dues are $20 in addition to being a member of the Richmond Bar Association. Click here to join.


The Corporate Counsel Section will host a Peer Exchange on Thursday, November 13, 2014 beginning at 5:30 p.m.  The event will be held at MWV Headquarters, 501 South Fifth Street, Richmond, VA and a wine and beer social hour will follow.  Please RSVP to

This event is designed to promote and encourage open conversation and exchange of ideas among in-house counsel or similar internal corporate positions.  There is no CLE offered, nor will there b any formal presentation or marketing materials.  Discussion topics will include: use of third parties/outside counsel; maintaining privilege; whistleblowers; and publicizing outcomes.