L. Darden T. Copeland

    Office: Norfolk
    Admissions: Virginia


    Darden is an Associate in the firm’s Norfolk office and a member of the Mergers, Acquisitions & Strategic Alliances and Commercial practice groups, as well as the Sports & Entertainment Industry Team. Darden advises clients on merger and acquisition transactions in addition to general business practices and corporate matters. 

    Recognition & Honors


    • Norfolk Ducks Unlimited; Planning and Volunteer Committee
    • The Elizabeth River Trail Foundation; Member
    • Downtown 100; Events Committee
    • Virginia Bar Association 
    • Norfolk Academy Young Alumni Council
    • Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association
    • Sertoma Club of Norfolk; Member
    • John Marshall American Inn of Court; Student Member, 2018-2020


    • Hampden-Sydney College; B.A., 2017
    • University of Richmond School of Law; J.D., cum laude, 2020