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January 08, 2020

VSB Seeks Comments on Amendments to Classes of Membership Rule

The Virginia State Bar proposes amending the Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia in order to, among other things, clarify requirements for membership statuses, address the need for separate membership statuses for retired and disabled members, add an email address of record requirement, and eliminate ambiguous terminology.  

View a full description of the proposed amendments, as well as the current rule.

Comments should be submitted in writing to:

Karen A. Gould, Executive Director
Virginia State Bar
1111 E. Main Street, Suite 700
Richmond, VA 23219-0026 

Or via email to, no later than the end of the business day February 7, 2020.

Updated: Jan 08, 2020