Judicial Endorsements Committee

The Judicial Endorsement Committee gathers information about and from judicial candidates, coordinates public forums regarding the judicial candidates , and makes recommendations to the local bar pertaining to judicial candidates.

CHAIR
Richard Howard-Smith
Lenhart Pettit
530 East Main Street
Charlottesville, 22902



MEMBERS
Avnel Coates
Avnel Coates, Attorney at Law
1610 Avon Street, Ext.
Charlottesville, VA 22902


Geri Greenspan
Hunton & Williams LLP
1010 Preston Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22903


Holly Vradenburgh
Denise Y. Lunsford, LLC
414 East Market Street, Suite C
Charlottesville, VA 22902


Hon. Jannene Shannon
Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court Judge (Ret.)
6801 Heards Mountain Road
Covesville, VA 22931


Hon. Jay Swett
16th Circuit Court Judge (Ret.)
P.O. Box 246
Ivy, VA 22945


Hon. Paul Peatross
16th Judicial Circuit Court (Ret.)
965 Windsor Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901


Richard DeLoria
Albemarle County Attorney's Office
401 McIntire Road, Suite 325
Charlottesville, VA 22902


Hon. Stephen Helvin
General District Court Judge (Ret.)
496 Woodlands Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901