VTLA Benefits


Stay on Top of Emerging Issues
Enjoy discounted rates and exclusive members only programs and publications

• Live, interactive CLE programs
• Members-only innovative retreats
• Live streaming programs
• Webinars on demand
• Short topical phone seminars
• The Journal
• Law Letter


Access the Best and the Brightest 
Connect with like-minded colleagues who are committed to sharing with you

Listserve discussion groups
• Email queries on substantive issues, expert and referrals, local rules and more
• Save hours of research time by connecting with hundreds of colleagues
• Search archived postings anytime

VTLA Online Communities
• Thousands of free documents, including Journal articles, CLE materials
• HotDocs—motions, cases, briefs, and more shared by members
• E-communities for sections and committees

• VTLA Annual Convention
• VTLA socials
• Women’s Caucus socials & programs
• Young Trial Lawyers events & Bootcamp program
• Directory of Members & Services

TrialSmith Deposition Bank
• Free 1-year economy plan ($449 value) for first time members
• Summaries available for no cost and receive credits for documents you contribute

Be an Advocate
Learn from the most effective legislative and political action program for the civil and criminal justice systems in Virginia.

• Amicus Briefs
• Bill monitoring & drafting
• Justice Day in January
• Legislative email updates on actions directly affecting you and your clients
• Virginia Family Law Coalition
• Virginia Criminal Justice Conference
• Year-Round legislative representation for your clients’ interests

Service Opportunities
Want to give back? Check out these opportunities to serve the public and profession.

Law School Advocacy
• Volunteer to judge trial and moot court competitions
• Annual Trial Advocacy Awards to law school graduates

Bike Safety
Let us help you sponsor a bike safety program in a high need school district near you

End Distracted Driving
Use customized materials to present the risks of distracted driving

Excellence in Journalism
VTLA recognizes a journalist’s efforts to inform the public about the civil or criminal justice system and its effect on Virginians—nominate a journalist in your area.

VTLA Foundation
Our 501(c)3 Foundation has supported numerous public interest projects, from books to documentaries

Exclusive Savings
Go to VTLA’s Discount Services Page for more information

• Low-Interest Small Business Administration loans
• Easy conference calling services at a 70% discount
• Long-Term Disability discounts
• Translations interpreter discounts
• UPS – 32% discount on shipping costs
• Discount with TrialSmith subscription when you join

Individual & Firm Benefits

• Searchable online directory at vtla.com so potential clients can find you
• VTLA Bulletin announces job vacancies and other opportunities twice a month
• VTLA Business Partners - www.vtla.com/businesspartners

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