Welcome to the home of law and presidents.

Join us in Virginia, where tradition blends with revolutionary beginnings. We look forward to seeing you in Old Town Alexandria from October 8–11, 2015.

Southern Conference of Bar Presidents, 2015


The Steering Committee has plenty of interesting programs and special events in store for your visit to our beautiful and historic commonwealth. Review our Schedule for the conference, as well as information on the Featured Events that are planned. Check back periodically for any updates.



Colorful, unique, and inviting, the Hotel Monaco Alexandria offers warm Kimpton Hotel hospitality and historical charm in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. This boutique landmark hotel is one of the top-rated in the area, featuring luxurious guestrooms and an array of amenities and services. Located on King Street, in the heart of Old Town, the hotel is just steps away from charming shops, great restaurants and top historic & cultural attractions.

The room block at Hotel Monaco is full! A limited number of rooms has been booked at Kimpton sister property, The Morrison House, 116 S. Alfred Street, Alexandria. For reservations, please call the hotel directly at 703-894-6330. There is no group code. Room rate is $249. Please reference “2015 Southern Conference of Bar Presidents Overflow Block.” This room block will be released on August 5, 2015, so be sure to book your reservation right away.


Optional Tours

Special, guided, group tours have been organized on both Friday and Saturday afternoons. Tours will include transportation and a box lunch. Be sure to review the details on the Optional Tours page, and make your plans right away to participate in these interesting excursions.


Visiting Virginia

History, art, sightseeing, shopping, and fine dining—there is something for everyone in Old Town Alexandria. With so much to see and do, you may want to add a few days to your trip in order to explore the area on your own, either before or after the conference.

Visit our Destination Virginia page for information about Alexandria and travelling to and around the area. In addition, we have compiled a resource list of additional sites and activities you may want to explore during your stay.



Please complete the registration form and return it with your fees to the Virginia Bar Association, 701 East Franklin Street, Suite 1120, Richmond, VA 23219; (804) 644-0041; Fax: (804) 644-0052; thevba@vba.org;

Checks should be made payable to The Virginia Bar Association. Deadline for early registration is August 15, 2015. Registration fees will increase after this date.

Cancellation Policy: If you find it necessary to cancel, please send a written (email) request to The Virginia Bar Association at thevba@vba.org. To receive a refund for your conference registration (couple or individual) and tour tickets, your written request must be received no later than September 10, 2015. A $100 processing fee will apply.

Southern Conference of Bar Presidents, 2015


We gratefully acknowledge our sponsors for their generous contributions and support of this event.

Presidential Sponsors

Presidential Sponsors


Hunton & Williams

Sensei Enterprises Inc.

Chesapeake Sponsors

Chesapeake Sponsors





Software Technology, Inc., The maker of Tabs3® & PracticeMaster®

Blue ridge Sponsors

Blue Ridge Sponsors


Cardinal Sponsors

Cardinal Sponsors

Christian & Barton

Kaufman & Canoles


McGuire Woods LLP

Weiner Spivey & Miller

Whiteford Taylor & Preston LLP

Dogwood Sponsors

Dogwood Sponsors

Bischoff Martingayle

David P. Bobzien

Capsalis Fitzgerald

Crenshaw Ware &  Martin PLC

Fite O’Brien & Anderson LTD

Frith Anderson & Peake PC

Gentry Locke Attorneys

Glasser and Glasser, P.L.C.

Glover and Dahnk

Karen A. Gould


ParisBlank, LLP

Sevila, Saunders, Huddleston, & White

Interested in becoming an event sponsor? Download the sponsorship form.