Plenary —Attorneys who are marked with the type of plenary make up the majority of the VSB. They are full, complete, practicing, and active members of the VSB.
Associate —Attorneys who are marked with the type of associate are considered non-practicing lawyers.
Not in good standing (NGS) —Attorneys are placed in NGS status when their licenses are administratively suspended or when they are suspended or revoked for disciplinary reasons.
In good standing (IGS) —Plenary attorneys with IGS status are permitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
To confirm that a person is eligible to practice law in Virginia, contact the VSB Membership Department at (804) 775-0530 or [email protected]. To learn more about member types and classes see Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia Part Six, Section IV, Paragraphs 3. Classes of Membership.