Indigent Defense Seminar

An agency of the Supreme Court of Virginia


Special Meetings and Events of the Virginia State Bar

Indigent Defense Seminar


Additional Info

Urgent Notice for Richmond Participants! Traffic & Parking Information for the Richmond Convention Center
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Tenth Annual Indigent Defense Criminal Seminar
Advanced Skills for the Experienced Practitioner

May 2, 2014

Greater Richmond Convention Center - As of February 21, the Richmond location is sold out. (Live Location)

Blue Ridge Community College, Plecker Workforce Center, Weyers Cave

Wytheville Meeting Center, Wytheville

Parking & Directions

Urgent Notice for Richmond Participants! Traffic & Parking Information for the Richmond Convention Center (posted 4/25/14)

We are delighted you are attending the upcoming IDT Seminar on Friday, May 2, 2014. Please note the IMPORTANT NEW traffic and parking information related to the USA Cycling Collegiate Road Nationals occurring on Friday, May 2, in downtown Richmond.

The Greater Richmond Convention Center’s Parking Facility is located at 300 North Third Street, conveniently connected to the Convention Center. Please Note: in lieu of paying the Convention Center’s daily parking fee of $6, you will be required to show your VSB written confirmation to the attendant at the parking deck in order to receive a parking pass. Without your confirmation, you will be subject to paying the regular parking fee.  If you park in a different lot, you will be required to the pay the regular parking fee.

Directions to the Greater Richmond Convention Center and its parking facility may be found at ; Directions to the Blue Ridge Community College (Plecker Workforce Center, Weyers Cave Campus) can be found at ; Directions to the Wytheville Meeting Center may be found at


Hotel Accommodations

Driving Directions In and Out of Downtown Richmond to the Hilton Garden Inn  directions

A block of rooms has been reserved for Thursday, May 1, 2014, at the Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Downtown ($129.16 inclusive).  All rooms will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.  To reserve a room and receive the VSB group rate negotiated for this program, please contact the hotel directly and identify yourself as a member of the Virginia State Bar: Hilton Garden Inn, toll free number: 1-877-782-9444.  Reservations may also be made online via our personalized link. The room block will be released on April 11, 2014.

Updated: April 28, 2014