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.


Spring Social and Annual Meeting – Thursday, April 29, 2017

The Young Lawyers Section of the Richmond Bar cordially invites all members to its Spring Social & Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 27, 2017. The event will be held at Southern Railway Taphouse, located at 100 South 14th Street, Richmond, VA 23219 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

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 election at the Section’s Annual Meeting and nominated the following individuals for their respective positions:


Jeremy S. Williams, Chair
Amanda E. DeBerry, Chair-Elect
Kyle R. Elliott, Secretary
John A. Merrick, Immediate Past Chair\

Executive Committee Members:

Alexandria E. Cuff
David E. Gluckman
Ian Lambeets
Joel R. McClellan
Allison F. Rienecker
Lindsey A. Strachan

At the Section’s Annual Meeting, the officers and Executive Committee members named above will be presented for election.

The Section appreciates the generosity of the sponsor of this event: Seltek





Call 12 photo

On January 18th, members of the Richmond Bar’s Young Lawyers Section participated in Call 12 during the evening news program on NBC12. Pictured: John Merrick, Joley Steffens and David Gluckman


The Young Lawyers Section of the Richmond Bar had a great turnout at their Winter Social on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Hardywood Park.


The section appreciates the generosity of Halasz Reporting, the sponsor of the event.


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,