Andrew Stockment

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

Andrew is active in The Virginia Bar Association and has served in various leadership capacities in the VBA. He currently serves as a member of the VBA Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law Section Council, and he previously served on the VBA Board of Governors, and as Chair of the VBA Young Lawyers Division (YLD), and as the YLD Representative to the VBA Law Practice Management Division Executive Council. Andrew was the founding Editor-in-Chief of Opening Statement, the VBA YLD’s national award-winning newsletter.

Before joining Flora Pettit PC, 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 two children, hiking, and watching University of Virginia Men’s Basketball. Andrew’s C.V. is available for download.


Bar Admissions

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



Honors and Awards

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia Bar Association
    • Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law Section Council
      • Council Member, 2017 – Present
      • Young Lawyers Division Representative, 2012 – 2017
    • Board of Governors, 2017 – 2019
      • Executive Committee, 2018 – 2019
    • Young Lawyers Division
      • Immediate Past Chair, 2019 – 2020
      • Chair, 2018 – 2019
      • Chair-Elect, 2017 – 2018
      • Secretary-Treasurer, 2016 – 2017
      • Executive Board, 2014 – 2020
      • ABA Awards of Achievement Committee, Co-Chair, 2015 – 2016
      • Communications/Publicity Committee, Chair, 2012 – 2015
      • Opening Statement Newsletter, Editor-in-Chief, 2012 – 2015
    • Law Practice Management Division Executive Council
      • Young Lawyers Division Representative, 2014 – 2016
    • Governance Committee, Young Lawyers Division Representative (2019 – 2020)
    • Finance & Audit Committee, Young Lawyers Division Representative (2018 – 2019)
    • Task Force on Lawyer Well-Being, 2017
    • 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
  • 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