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.


Young Lawyers Section to host Winter Social on February 2nd

The Young Lawyers Section of the Richmond Bar cordially invites all members and current University of Richmond, William & Mary, and University of Virginia law school students to its Winter Social & Happy Hour on Thursday, February 2, 2017. the event will be help at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery, located at 2410 Ownby Lane, Richmond, VA 23220 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Complimentary drinks and appetizers will be provided. If you have any questions, please contact Alex Cuff or Lindsey Strachan.


The Young Lawyers Section of the Richmond Bar had a great turnout at their Fall Social & Happy Hour on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at Buskey Cider.



The Section appreciates the generosity of the sponsor of the event: Pro Digital










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,