804.823.4000

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Steve Baril has been actively engaged in the political process and the Richmond business community for over 30 years. A former candidate for the Republican nomination for Virginia Attorney General, Steve was appointed by Governor Bob McDonnell to serve as co-chair of his Jobs Commission’s New Business Recruitment and Retention Committee. Steve was also appointed by Governor Jim Gilmore to serve on the Criminal Justice Services Board. He currently serves as chairman of the College Board of J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, and on the boards of ChamberRVA, Venture Richmond, and Richmond’s Future. Steve has served on the board of, and as general counsel to, the Greater Richmond Partnership, and he has a long history of service in other leadership capacities in Richmond.

Steve also has over 30 years of experience handling a wide variety of complex business litigation and disputes. He has been consistently recognized by his peers as a distinguished trial lawyer and is listed among Best Lawyers in America in several categories, as well as among Virginia’s Super Lawyers and Legal Elite.

Education
University of Richmond Law, J.D., 1980
Hampden-Sydney College, B.A., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1977

Admissions
Virginia State Barx
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for Eastern District of Virginia
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia

Professional Affiliations
American Bar Association
Commercial & Business Litigation Committee
Banking & Lender Liability Section Litigation Subcommittee Virginia Bar Association
Bar Council; Past Chairman, Lawyer Advertising Committee
Richmond Bar Association, Past President
Chesterfield Bar Association, Past President
The John Marshall American In of Court, Board of Directors
Lawyers Helping Lawyers, Board of Directors

Honors and Awards
AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America – Commercial Litigation, Litigation- Banking & Finance, Litigation – Trust & Estates
Super Lawyer, Virginia Super Lawyers 2006-2017
Legal Elite, Virginia Business Magazine 2015