Virginia Lawyer Advertising Information

Virginia Lawyer and Virginia Lawyer Register is the official publication of the Virginia State Bar (VSB), one of the largest professional organizations in the commonwealth. Every lawyer licensed to practice in Virginia must be a member of the VSB, which was established as a mandatory bar in 1938 by the Supreme Court of Virginia. 

Magazine Description

Virginia Lawyer and Virginia Lawyer Register informs lawyers and the judiciary, as well as others interested in legal issues, about current developments in the legal world. The magazine is published six times a year in February, April, June, August, October, and December. It features substantive articles on legal subjects, informational pieces about the bar and bar activities, professional notices, rule changes, ethics opinions, and disciplinary actions, as well as advertising.

Circulation and Readership

The average circulation of the publication is 50,000. It is distributed to all licensed Virginia attorneys, judges, bar groups, and law schools, and in many cases is retained as a permanent resource in law libraries.

Editorial Calendar

In addition to regular columns, news, and updates on bar members and activities, each issue includes feature articles that focus on a specific area of the law.

  • June 2018 - Bar Services/Our 80th Year
  • August 2018 - Diversity in the Law
  • October 2018 - Litigation
  • December 2018 - Ethics
  • February 2019 - Health Law
  • April 2019 - Intellectual Property
  • June 2019 - Construction Law & Public Contracts
  • August 2019 - TBD
  • October 2019 - Real Property
  • December 2019 - Senior Lawyers Conference

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Updated: Apr 12, 2018