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NOVABAA Members in the News


NOVABAA is quite fortunate to have in its ranks such accomplished, ambitious and talented judges and attorneys.  Each day throughout Northern Virginia NOVABAA members are demonstrating their commitment to excellence in the practice of law.  This page seeks to highlight their various accomplishments. To print an exhaustive list of our members' professional awards and accomplishments would not be possible due to the constraints of space and time.  Yet, the following list humbly endeavors to highlight some of the many accomplishments that our members continue to achieve. 


2021

1.  Hon. Melinda Van Lowe appointed second African American woman to Fairfax County J&DR Court - February  2021
2.  Hon. Petula Metzler is  elevated to Circuit Court in Prince William County - February 2021.  
3.  Hon. Jane Reynolds appointed to Stafford County's General District Court
4.  Hon. Che Rogers is appointed to Prince William County's General District Court - February 2021
5.  Darwyn Easley is appointed to serve as a substitute judge in Fairfax County - February 2021
6.  Vanessa Jordan is appointed to serve as a substitute judge in Fairfax County - February 2021
7.  Todd Pilot elected to the Virginia State Bar Council - April 2021
8.  Carla Brown recognized by Virginia Lawyers Weekly as a Go To Lawyer in Employment Law - June 2021
9.  Kellie Budd recognized by Virginia Lawyers Weekly's 2021 Class of Influential Women in the Law - June 2021
10.  Tamika Jones is appointed to serve as a substitute judge in Fairfax County - June  2021
11.  Rex Flynn is elected to second term as President of the Arlington County Bar Association - July 2021
12.  Dominique Callins is appointed to Virginia's Court of Appeals - August 2021
13.  Vernida Chaney is appointed to Virginia's Court of Appeals - August 2021

2020

1.  Hon. Sonya Sacks appointed first African American woman on Alexandria's General District Court - January 2020
2.  Deborah Ann Wilson profiled in Virginia Lawyers Magazine - February 2020
3.  Joshua Wilson profiled in Virginia Lawyers Magazine - February 2020
4.  Hon. Lorrie Sinclair-Taylor appointed first African American Judge in Loudoun County - March 2020
5.  Hon. Jacqueline Lucas appointed second African American woman J&DR Judge in Prince William County - March 2020
6.  Donna Banks elected first African American president of historic Fairfax Bar Association - July 2020
7.  Rex Flynn elected second African American President of Arlington County Bar Association - July 2020
8.  Tamika Jones elected first African American woman President of Alexandria Bar Association - July 2020
9.   Hon. Tania Saylor appointed first African American woman Circuit Court Judge in Northern Virginia (Fairfax) - December 2020
10.  Kellie Budd receives the GWAC Bar's Barbara Whiting-Wright Trailblazer Award - December 2020


2019

1.  Hon. Jennifer Carroll-Foy reelected as delegate for Virginia's 2nd District in the House of Delegates - January 2019
2.  Jane Reynolds selected to Sorenson Institute's Political Leader's Class - January 2019
3.  Hon. Dontae L. Bugg appointed to the Fairfax County Circuit Court - April 2019
4.  Todd Pilot profiled in Virginia Lawyers Magazine
  - April 2019
5.  Hon. Rossie D. Alston appointed to the U.S. District Court for Eastern District of Va -  Alexandria Division - June 2019
6.  Hon. Turkessa Rollins appointed to the Prince William County General District Court - July 2019
7.  Chidi James elected Chair of the Virginia State Bar's Diversity Conference - July 2019
8.  Victoria Walker selected to serve in the Virginia State Bar's Young Lawyers Conference - July 2019
9.  Mohamed Seifeldein presented with Alexandria Chamber of Commerce's 40 under 40 award - July 2019
10. Monique Miles presented with Alexandria Chamber of Commerce's 40 under 40 award - July 2019



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