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 

Notice of Appointment of Nominating Committee

Pursuant to Section 4.07 of the Bylaws of the Young Lawyers Section of The Bar Association of the City of Richmond, notice is hereby given that a Nominating Committee has been appointed to consider candidates and nominate officers and Executive Committee members for election at the Section’s Annual Meeting.  The members of the Nominating Committee are as follows:

Nicole H. Brakstad
John M. Erbach
Neil R. Gibson
Jonathan L. Moore
Kimberly A. Skiba-Rokosky
Lauren M. Wheeling

Any group of 10 or more members of the Section may make nominations by submitting the name of any nominee to the undersigned Secretary of the Section by 5:00 p.m. on February 27, 2015. In addition, any member of the Section may suggest candidates for consideration by the Nominating Committee. Suggestions for consideration shall be made by notifying the undersigned.

Antoinette M. Walker, Secretary
Morris & Morris
P.O. Box 30
Richmond, VA 23218

 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 Jeremy Williams at