Join the Richmond Bar Now and don’t Pay Until June 1st!

New members joining late in the current Bar year can take advantage of a new policy that allows for a grace period whereby they can join on or after March 1st, but not pay dues until June 1st at the start of the new Bar year, which runs from June 1, 2023 to May 31, 2024. During this three-month dues-free period, new members will be added to our mailing list, receive notifications about events and attend events at the member rate during the grace period. To take advantage of this just simply fill out the membership application and email it to Sharon Potter at You will be billed on June 1st for the application fees.

Print the membership application

Application Fee: Active Practitioner/New Member** $125
Law School Student $15
Magistrate Judge $0
Section Dues: Bankruptcy $25
Business Law $30
Corporate Counsel $25
Environmental & Energy Law $25
Litigation Section $25
Real Estate $30

**If you wish to rejoin the bar after being inactive, please call the Bar Office at 804-780-0700 for applicable dues, or email Sharon Potter at