At the 128th Annual Meeting of The Virginia Bar Association, Andrew Stockment began a one-year term as Chair of VBA Young Lawyers Division and as a member of the VBA Executive Committee. He continues to serve on the VBA Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law Section Council and the VBA Board of Governors.
Andrew focuses his legal practice on intellectual property and technology, cybersecurity and data privacy, and corporate and business law. He guides clients through the formation, operation, purchase, finance, and sale of businesses and the development, protection, and licensing of their intellectual property and technology assets. Andrew also counsels clients regarding information governance and data security and privacy issues, and he assists organizations with cybersecurity incident response and data breach notification compliance. He frequently publishes and speaks on intellectual property, technology, and cybersecurity issues, and he has been selected to the Virginia Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers Magazine from 2013 to 2017.
The Virginia Bar Association was founded in 1888 and is the independent voice of the Virginia lawyer, advancing the highest ideals of the profession through advocacy and volunteer service. The VBA's Board of Governors oversees and manages the statewide organization, which assists the legal profession and the community by facilitating information sharing and best practices among lawyers throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and by proposing statutory changes which improve the law.