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.


Report of Nominating Committee and Notice of May 21st Annual Meeting

Pursuant to Section 5.01 of the Bylaws of the Young Lawyers Section of The Bar Association of the City of Richmond, notice is hereby given that, on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., the Young Lawyers Section will convene its Annual Meeting at the Tobacco Company (1201 E. Cary Street).  Hors d’oeuvres and a selection of drinks will be provided.

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

Jonathan L. Moore, Chair
John A. Merrick, Chair-Elect
Antionette Morgan Walker, Secretary
Lauren M. Wheeling, Immediate Past Chair

Executive Committee:
Lester C. Brock III
Amanda E. DeBerry
Kyle R. Elliot
David E. Gluckman
Lindsay Strachan
Jeremy S. Williams


Young Lawyers Participate in Call 12

Call 12

Antoinette Morgan, John Merrick and Jeremiah Yourth from the Young Lawyers Section responded to questions called in to “Call 12″ during the evening news program on NBC12. View video

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 Jeremy Williams at