Young Lawyers Section

The Young Lawyers Section of the Richmond Bar provides an opportunity for networking and professional development for young and newly admitted attorneys. The section is open to members who are under 38 years of age or who have been a member of the Virginia State Bar for four years or less regardless of their age.


Annual Meeting and Spring Social – May 12, 2016

Pursuant to Section 5.01 of the By-Laws of the Young Lawyers Section of the Bar Association of the City of Richmond, notice is hereby given that, on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., the Young Lawyers Section will convene its Spring Social and Annual Meeting at Southern Railway Taphouse, 111 Virginia Street, #100, Richmond, VA. Complimentary drinks and appetizers will be provided.

The section would like to thank Halasz Reporting and Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company for sponsoring the event

Pursuant to Section 4.07 of the By-Laws of the Section, a Nominating Committee was appointed to nominate officers and Executive Committee members for the election at the Annual Meeting and nominated the following individuals for their respective positions:

Antoinette Morgan Walker – Chair
Jeremy S. Williams – Chair-Elect
Amanda E. DeBerry – Secretary
John A. Merrick – Immediate Past Chair

Executive Committee:
Alexandria E. Cuff
Kyle R. Elliot
David E. Gluckman
Ian Lambeets
Joel R. McClellan
Lindsey A. Strachan


 YLS Call 12-2014





On November 19, 2014, members of the Richmond Bar’s Young Lawyers Section participated in a “no bills night” on Call 12, a public service offered by television station NBC12.  Volunteers talked to and referred callers with legal questions.  Pictured are Jonathan Moore, Amanda DeBerry and Chris Bernhardt.

Young Lawyers Athletics

Each year the Young Lawyers Section sponsors Dodgeball and Kickball teams which competes in the River City Sports and Social Club league. It’s a great opportunity to meet and socialize with other attorneys and professionals in Richmond.  If you are interested in receiving more information about either team, please contact Kyle Elliott,