Advertising Rates

Our advertisers reach a circulation of 50,000 lawyers, judges, and law schools across Virginia and the USA. We mail Virginia Lawyer six times a year and publish online in our digital archive

If you would like to advertise in Virginia Lawyer, please contact Dee Norman at, or 804-775-0594. Our rate card for 2022, has our lowered prices to better correlate with digital ad rates.

VL Ad Rates

2023 Advertising Rates
Classified Advertising Rates
Agency Commission
Advertising Policy
Payment Terms

Classified Advertising Rates

Classified advertisements are $2.00 per word for nonmembers, and $1.50 per word for VSB members with your bar ID#. As a service to our members, there is no charge for advertisements up to 50 words for full-time job openings.

Ads will run online in conjunction with the contracted print issues. 

Links to your own website are available at no extra cost. Ads will post for 30 days, and can be removed at your request before the end of the 30-day period, but fee is not reduced.

Contact Dee Norman at the Virginia State Bar for classified ads at (804) 775-0594 or

Agency Commission

Recognized advertising agencies are allowed a commission rate of 15% if paid within 30 days of the publication date.

Advertising Policy

  1. Advertising in Virginia Lawyer must be relevant to the practice of law. As such, the publisher reserves the right to review all ad copy before publication, and to edit or reject material that is deemed unsuitable.
  2. The Bar will not accept advertising by or on behalf of candidates for public office, candidates for state or local Bar offices, or advertising advocating positions on political or social issues.
  3. A signed contract and insertion order must follow all verbal orders. Verbal space reservations are not considered firm orders.
  4. Prepayment is required for all first-time advertisers. The publisher reserves the right to require full payment prior to any insertions.
  5. A contract may be cancelled upon written notice received on or before each issue’s space closing date. The rate will be adjusted to that earned by the actual number of insertions used.
  6. Please see electronic file requirements if you will be sending computer files.


Payment Terms

All invoices are Net 30. The publisher reserves the right to remove the insertions of a delinquent account from the publication schedule.

Updated: Sep 21, 2022