About

Andrew Stockment

Andrew Stockment is an attorney with Lenhart Pettit in Charlottesville, Virginia, where he advises businesses and individuals on a variety of matters, with a concentration in the areas of intellectual property and technology, cybersecurity and data privacy, and corporate and business law.

Andrew is active in The Virginia Bar Association and serves in various leadership capacities, including as Chair-Elect of the VBA Young Lawyers Division, as a member of the VBA Board of Governors, and as a member of the VBA Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law Section Council. Andrew previously served as the YLD Representative to the VBA Law Practice Management Division Executive Council and as the founding Editor-in-Chief of Opening Statement, the VBA YLD newsletter.

Before joining Lenhart Pettit, Andrew practiced law at Clement Wheatley in Danville, Virginia. Andrew previously worked for the Danville Circuit Court as the Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Joseph W. Milam, Jr. and David A. Melesco. Andrew graduated from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he served on the Editorial Board of the Virginia Law Review and the Managing Board of the Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law. He was also a PILA Fellow with the Public Interest Law Association. His note, Internet Radio: The Case for a Technology Neutral Royalty Standard, Vol. 95, Virginia Law Review, No. 8, p. 2129 (2009), was published in December 2009. Before starting law school, Andrew worked as a software engineer for the Cerner Corporation for two years. He completed his undergraduate studies at Florida State University, where he earned a degree in Management Information Systems and Political Science and was the President of FSU Habitat for Humanity

Andrew and his wife, Martha, are active members of Trinity Presbyterian Church and enjoy spending time with their daughter, hiking, and watching University of Virginia Men’s Basketball. Andrew’s C.V. is available for download.

Education

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia

Publications

Presentations

Honors and Awards

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia Bar Association
    • Board of Governors, 2017 – Present
    • Young Lawyers Division
      • Chair-Elect, 2017 – Present
      • Secretary-Treasurer, 2016 – 2017
      • Executive Board, 2014 – Present
      • ABA Awards of Achievement Committee, Co-Chair, 2015 – 2016
      • Communications/Publicity Committee, Chair, 2012 – 2015
      • Opening Statement Newsletter, Editor-in-Chief, 2012 – 2015
    • Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law Section Council
      • Council Member, 2017 – Present
      • Young Lawyers Division Representative, 2012 – Present
    • Law Practice Management Division Executive Council
      • Young Lawyers Division Representative, 2014 – 2016
    • Communications Task Force, Secretary, 2011 – 2012
    • Business Law Section
  • American Bar Association
    • Business Law Section
    • Section of Intellectual Property Law
    • Young Lawyers Division, Intellectual Property and Internet Law Committee, Vice Chair, 2012 – 2013
  • Virginia State Bar
    • Business Law Section
    • Intellectual Property Section
    • Real Property Section
  • Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association
    • Communications & Website Committee, 2015 – 2017
  • National Eagle Scout Association (NESA)
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)

Community Involvement

Past Employment

  • Clement Wheatley, Attorney, 2010 – 2013
  • Danville Circuit Court, Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Joseph W. Milam, Jr. and David A. Melesco, 2009 – 2010
  • University of Virginia School of Law, Research Assistant for Professor Dotan Oliar, 2008 & 2009
  • Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Summer Intern, 2008
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, Judicial Intern to the Hon. William J. Zloch, 2007
  • Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney, Harrisonburg, VA, Legal Intern, 2007
  • Cerner Corporation, Software Engineer, 2004 – 2006
  • Webography Designs, Consultant, Web Developer, Owner, 2002 – 2006

Interests