The Honorable James P. Jones, United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia, has announced that he will assume Senior status on August 30, 2021. As such, pursuant to the By‐Laws of the Virginia Women Attorneys Association (“VWAA”), the VWAA will empanel a Judicial Screening Committee to interview and consider candidates for the judicial vacancy. The Committee will consist of at least five VWAA members.

If you wish to apply for a seat on the Committee, please contact Nancy Reynolds ( by March 10, 2021.