Vanessa L. Jones

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Location:
Chesterfield, Virginia
Phone:
(804) 414-1611
Fax:
804-796-1730
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Spousal Support

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2001

Education

  • University of Richmond, The T.C. Williams School of Law, Richmond, Virginia
    • J.D. - 2001
  • University of Richmond, Richmond, VA
    • B.A.S.magna cum laude - 1997

Published Works

  • Richmond Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court, The Richmond Bar Newsletter, Volume 22, Number 6, February, 2010
  • Living Separately Under the Same Roof: an Analysis of Sec. 20-9 (9), Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Journal, Summer, 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Influential Women of Virginia Award, Virginia Lawyers Weekly, 2011
  • Voted a Rising Star Super Lawyers in Virginia, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2011
  • Voted a Rising Star Super Lawyers in Virginia, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2010
  • Voted a Rising Star Super Lawyers in Virginia, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2009
  • Emeritus Member of the Dean's Advisory Council, University of Richmond, School of Continuing Studies, 2009
  • Voted a Rising Star Super Lawyers in Virginia, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2008
  • Voted a Rising Star Super Lawyers in Virginia, by Richmond Magazine Law & Politics, 2007
  • Outstanding Service Award - Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference for Children & the Law Committee, 2005
  • Outstanding Service Award - Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference for Children & the Law Committee, 2004

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Metropolitan Richmond Family Law Bar Association, President, 2011 - 2012
  • University of Richmond Law School Association, Board of Director
  • Richmond Bar Association, 2011 - 2013, Member of the Board of Directors
  • Metropolitan Richmond Family Law Bar Association, 2010 - 2011, Vice President
  • Metro Richmond Women's Bar Association, 2009 - 2010, President
  • Richmond Bar Association, 2008-2010, Member, Administration of Justice Committee
  • Metropolitan Richmond Family Law Bar Association, 2008-2009, Treasurer
  • Conference of Local Bar Associations, Executive Committee, 2007 - 2010
  • Metro Richmond Women's Bar Association, Vice President, 2006 - 2007
  • Virginia State Bar, Young Lawyers Conference, Chairperson, First Day in Practice Seminar
  • Metropolitan Richmond Women's Bar Association, Treasurer, 2005 - 2006
  • Richmond Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Executive Committee Member, 2004 - 2006
  • Metropolitan Richmond Women's Bar Association, CLE Chair, 2004 - 2005
  • Richmond Bar Association, Member, Membership Committee
  • Richmond Bar Association, 2005, Bench Bar Chairperson
  • Old Dominion Bar Association, Executive Board, 2005 - 2006
  • Old Dominion Bar Association, 2006 Oliver Hill & Samuel Tucker Scholarship Committee Chairperson, 2005 - 2006
  • Chesterfield Bar Association, Member
  • Safe Harbor Shelter, Board of Directors
  • Children's Museum of Richmond, Junior Board of Directors

Past Employment Positions

  • Henrico Circuit Court, Judicial Clerk, 2001 - 2002

Ancillary Businesses

  • Church Planning Committee, New Covenant Apostolic Church
  • Troop Leader, Girl Scout Troop #3014
  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated