Membership in the Hall of Fame is reserved for Virginia lawyers age 60 and older. Criteria for selection to the Hall will include:
- Career accomplishments
- Contributions to the development of the law in Virginia
- Contributions to the bar
- Contributions to the commonwealth of Virginia
- Efforts to improve the quality of justice in Virginia
Nominees may include retired lawyers, retired members of the judiciary and deceased lawyers. Current nominations will be considered for the Class of 2023.