VWAA chapters sponsor CLEs throughout the year. The Northern Virginia chapter also holds an annual ethics seminar. 

Upcoming CLEs


Some past topics that have been discussed include:

  • Progress in the Law
  • Building a 21st Century Law Firm: 60 Tips in 60 Minutes
  • Ethics and Electronic Communication
  • Hot Topics in Ethics
  • Opening Your Own Law Office
  • Virginia Appellate Procedure and Ethics
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Collaborative Law
  • All the Things We Can't Say: A Virginia Lawyer's Obligation to Confidentiality & Professional Comportment
  • ¬†Virginia Indigent Defense Counsel Certification Training
  • Trial Notebook in Civil and Domestic Cases