South Hampton Roads Bar Association (SHRBA) members are regularly recognized for their practice, skills, and community service at the local, regional, state, and national level.
SHRBA member W. Marcus Scriven was awarded the President's Award For Excellence In Community Service during the Second Act Communities' and the Virginia Beach Development Corporation's annual awards reception in April 2018.
SHRBA member Jamilah D. LeCruise of The Law Office of J. D. LeCruise, was recognized by CoVa BIZ magazine with 7 Best of Business Awards in the following categories: Gold Winner for Business Person of the Year, Gold Winner for Outstanding Emerging Professional, Gold Winner for Best Local Entrepreneur, Gold Winner for Best Local Leader Making a Difference, Gold Winner for Best Small Business, Bronze Winner for Overall Best Law Firm, and Bronze Winner for Young Business Person of the Year.
Our Past-President, Tameeka M. Williams wrote an article for the Winter 2017 Edition of The Connection, a publication of the Virginia State Bar Conference of Local Bar Associations. Read more here.
Our organization was recognized with the 2016 Bar Association of the Year Award from the Virginia State Bar.
The award, sponsored by the VSB Conference of Local Bar Associations, recognizes lasting and exemplary contributions to both the legal and the community at large in Virginia. The award also recognizes the dedication of local and statewide bar associations and emphasizes the importance of close bar cooperation between the Virginia State Bar and bar leaders.
Read more here.
SHRBA Past-President Tameeka M. Williams of the Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia has been recognized as one of Virginia's Legal Elite for her pro bono work in the office and the community.
More here and here.