Mandatory Continuing Legal Education

The Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board administers the program that was established by the Supreme Court of Virginia. The rules governing the MCLE program require all active members of the Virginia State Bar to complete a minimum of twelve hours of approved continuing legal education courses, including two hours of ethics or professionalism and four hours from live, interactive programs each fiscal year.

2017-18 Board

George William Watkins, Esq.
Chair
Allen & Carwile, P.C.
P.O. Drawer 1558
Waynesboro, VA 22980-1415
 540-932-2400  2018 / 2
Christine Lockhart Poarch, Esq.
Vice Chair
Poarch Law Firm
203 South College Ave.
Salem, VA 24153
 540-387-1005  2018 / 1
Mark Sheridan Brennan, Esq.
 
Vandeventer Black LLP
Riverfront Plaza West Tower
901 E Byrd St Ste 1600
Richmond, VA 23219-1558
 804-237-8804  2020 / 1
Darius Kobi Agyeman Davenport, Sr., Esq.
 
Crenshaw Ware & Martin
150 W Main St Ste 1500
Norfolk, VA 23510
 757-632-3000  2020 / 1
Lori Beth Klinghoffer Galbraith, Esq.
 
Chesapeake Commonwealth's Attorney's Office
Suite 200A
307 Albemarle Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23322-5577
 757-382-3200  2019 / 2
Leonard Claro Heath, Jr., Esq.
 
Heath, Overbey, Verser & Old, P.L.C.
11832 Rock Landing Dr Ste 201
Newport News, VA 23606
 757-243-1461  2018 / 2
Zachary Alan Kitts, Esq.
 
K&G Law Group, PLLC
3554 Chain Bridge Rd Ste 100
Fairfax, VA 22030
 703-649-5500  2019 / 2
Victoria Nathalie Pearson, Esq.
 
Attorney General
202 North 9th Street
Richmond, VA 23219
 804-363-0677  2019 / 1
Kimberly Anne Pierro, Esq.
 
1001 Semmes Ave
Mail code VA-RVW-6045
Richmond, VA 23224
 804-404-0388  2020 / 2
Liza Shawn Simmons, Esq.
 
Assistant Attorney General
Civil Litigation Division - Employment Law Unit
202 North Ninth Street
Richmond, VA 23219
 804-371-2265  2018 / 2
Joanna Lee Suyes, Esq.
 
Marks & Harrison, P.C.
Suite 100
1500 Forest Avenue
Richmond, VA 23229
 804-282-0999  2020 / 1
Tameeka Montgomery Williams, Esq.
 
Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia
125 St. Paul's Blvd Ste 400
Norfolk, VA 23510
 757-627-5423  2020 / 1
Karen Ann Gould, Esq.
Ex-Officio
Virginia State Bar
1111 E Main St Ste 700
Richmond, VA 23219-0026
 804-775-0550  ---- / -
Ms. Gale M. Cartwright
Liaison
Virginia State Bar
1111 E Main St Ste 700
Richmond, VA 23219-3565
 804-775-0578  ---- / -


Updated 07/11/2017

Updated: Jul 11, 2017