Event Calendar

The following are scheduled upcoming events for the VADA. Any questions about these meetings can be directed to Amy Gilbody, Director of Meetings, by

  1. A Field Guide to Civil Practice in the Eastern District of Virginia

    Spottswood W. Robinson III and Robert R. Merhige, Jr. Federal Courthouse
    701 East Broad Street Richmond, VA 23219

    Practice Pointers & Views from the Bench

    In-Person Program brought to you by:
    The Federal Bar Association (Richmond Chapter)
    Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
    Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    1:30 – 4:30PM EST

    Cost: $50.00 for Members | $75.00 Non-Members
    (Make checks payable to: The Federal Bar Association - Richmond Chapter


  2. Paralegal Seminar

    Dominion Tower
    4th Floor Conference Room
    999 Waterside Drive
    Norfolk, VA 23510

    10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

    Sponsored by Planet Depos (www.planetdepos.com)

    This seminar is designed to hone your paralegal's skills as a valuable member of the defense team.  Instructors include leading members of the defense bar and senior paralegals from several defense firms. 

    Registration Fee ($100) includes parking in the Dominion parking deck.

    Written materials will be available for download from the website one week before the meeting.  Registrants will be emailed instructions.

    Questions?  Contact VADA Director of Meetings, Amy Gilbody, at agilbody@vada.org or (804) 402-6788.


  3. Annual Meeting


    The Hotel Roanoke
    110 Shenandoah Ave NW
    Roanoke, VA

    VADA's Annual Meeting and CLE Program

  4. Annual Meeting and 50th Anniversary Celebration


    Williamsburg Lodge
    Williamsburg, VA

    50th Anniversary Celebration Thursday night, October 11, 2018.

    Annual meeting and CLE Program