Lillian Macartney


Business Phone: 804.697.1863
Business Fax: 804.697.1339


Lillian (Lily) Macartney is an associate in the firm’s Government Investigations, Compliance and Enforcement section. Her practice focuses on helping clients comply with a wide variety of federal, state, and local regulatory matters including consumer law, financial services regulations, and education matters.

Before joining the firm, Lily was an Attorney-Advisor for the National Endowment for the Humanities where she issued guidance, translating federal rules and regulations for staff on compliance questions under ethics regulations, fiscal appropriations laws, FOIA, and the Federal Advisory Committee Act.

Lily graduated with an A.B. in History from Dartmouth College and a J.D. from William & Mary School of Law, where she was a graduate research fellow and an Articles Editor for the William & Mary Bill of Rights Journal. Following graduation, Lily worked as a Legal Fellow at the National Endowment for the Arts.

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Virginia State Bar
  • William & Mary School of Law Alumni Association
  • Dartmouth College Alumni Association
  • Richmond Museum District Woman’s Club


  • The College of William and Mary, J.D., 2012
  • Dartmouth College, A.B., 2008

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia