Young Lawyers

Young Lawyers

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 40 years of age or who have been a member of the Virginia State Bar for five years or less regardless of their age.


YLS presents scholarships to U of R law students

Ericka Kopp, Peter Sutton, Carley Schanck, and Seneca Tsang, law students at the University of Richmond School of Law, are the recipients of this year’s Young Lawyers Section scholarships. They were selected from a pool of many qualified candidates.


Whether performing community service at Feed More or renewing body and mind at a group wellness activity, the YLS remained active during the summer of COVID

YLS members answered legal questions from the public during NBC Channel 12’s “Call 12”




Young Lawyers participate in a public service project benefiting Richmond Public Schools