Vania Ratliff

Vania is an Associate at Vandeventer Black where she serves clients primarily in litigation disputes throughout the Commonwealth.

Prior to attending law school, Vania earned her B.A. (magna cum laude) in Political Science from Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee.

Vania received her J.D. from Marshall-Wythe School of Law, College of William & Mary, where she served as vice-president of the Black Law Student Association and as a member of the Bill of Rights Journal. Vania also competed on the school’s National Moot Court Team and served on the Moot Court board as the 2017-2018 Bushrod Justice. While attending law school, Vania worked in the general counsel’s office of Campus Crusade, Inc. and served as a judicial extern in the Norfolk Circuit Court.

Vania is also a longtime Virginia resident. And when she is outside the office, she is also an active member at Community Church, where she teaches the three-year old class on Sundays. She currently lives in Newport News.