Richmond Home
 Alexandra Silva Fannon
Alexandra Silva Fannon
Director of Externships
Assistant Professor of Legal Practice
Profile

Alexandra “Ali” Silva Fannon joined Richmond Law as Assistant Professor of Legal Practice and Director of Externships in 2020. Previously, Professor Fannon served as Executive Director of the Greater Richmond Bar Foundation and as Assistant City Attorney for the City of Richmond. Professor Fannon is actively involved in the Richmond legal community, including her roles as Vice Chair of the Virginia State Bar’s Access to Legal Services Committee, a member of the Virginia Bar Association’s Pro Bono Council, and a member of the Metro Richmond Women’s Bar Association’s Judicial Candidate Endorsement Committee. She earned her B.A. at Georgetown University and her J.D. at the William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law.

Bar Admissions
Virginia
United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Professional Experience
Director of Externships & Assistant Professor of Legal Practice (2020 - present)
University of Richmond School of Law
Executive Director (2013 - 2020)
Greater Richmond Bar Foundation
Director of Programs & Development (2010 - 2013)
Greater Richmond Bar Foundation
Assistant City Attorney (2001 - 2006)
Office of the City Attorney of Richmond
Assistant City Attorney, JDR Division (1996 - 2001)
Office of the City Attorney of Richmond
Contact Information
Room 109, Law School
(804) 662 3109