Annual Color of Justice Program

On March 23, 2019 the Northern Virginia Chapter participated in its annual Color of Justice Program at the Circuit Court of Fairfax County. This two-part event seeks to encourage diversity in the law while providing 7th to 12th grade students a glimpse into the American legal system. During the program, student participants had the chance to play the role of a juror in a mock trial presented at the Fairfax Circuit Court by real attorneys and judges.

Luncheon with the Virginia State Bar President

The Loudoun Chapter hosted a luncheon with the Virginia State Bar President Leonard Claro Heath, Jr. on March 14, 2019 at Casa Nostra in Leesburg, VA.

Prince William Chapter 2019 Justitia Award Call for Nominations

The Prince William County Chapter of the Virginia Women Attorney Association is considering nominations for the chapter’s 2019 Justitia Award to be presented at the Prince William County Bar Association's Dinner Dance in April. The Justitia Award recognizes exemplary role models in the legal community who support and promote the goals of the VWAA and, in particular, demonstrate the following strengths:

  • Commitment to justice and the women of Prince William County
  • A generosity of spirit and skills
  • Demonstrated leadership
  • Embodies the role of a trailblazer, coach, innovator, mentor, and groundbreaker

Do you know of someone in our community who should be recognized? If so, please submit your recommendations for the Justitia Award along with a statement as to the supporting qualifications by Friday, March 8, 2019 to:

Anna Bristle, Esq.
Bristle & Yi Law, PLLC
9200 Church St, Suite 202
Manassas, Virginia 20110
703.454.0701 / Fax: 703.649.6368 / Email:

Valuation of Business Interest in Equitable Distribution CLE

The Prince William Chapter sponsored a CLE entitled Valuation of Business Interest in Equitable Distribution at PWC Judicial Center on February 8, 2019 and led by Judge Lorraine Nordlund. This 2-hour CLE provided insight to help members better prepare to present, analyze, and defend business valuations during negotiations and trial.

Annual Winter Retreat

The Prince William Chapter's annual winter retreat was at Wescott House in Luray, Virginia January 18-20, 2019.

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