Callaghan S. Guy


804.697.4132 (p)
804.697.6132 (f)

Professional Affiliations

Virginia State Bar

Virginia Bar Association
• Environment, Natural Resources and Energy Law Section
• Real Estate Section
• Young Lawyers Division, Pro Bono Committee, Chair-elect, 2019-present

The Bar Association of the City of Richmond
• Real Estate Section, Chair-elect, 2021-present; Secretary, 2020-2021; Executive Committee, 2019-present
• Environmental and Energy Law Section

Virginia Access to Justice Commission
• Outreach and Education Committee, 2019-present

CREW Richmond
• Membership Committee, 2019-present

Community Involvement

Metropolitan Richmond Habitat for Humanity
• Young Professionals Group, 2020-present

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Virginia Chapter
• Richmond's Finest Honoree, 2020

Maggie L. Walker Governor's School
• Alumni Campaign Class Agent, 2017-2018
• Class of 2010 Reunion Committee, 2015

Callie Guy is an associate in Christian & Barton’s Commercial Real Estate and Environmental Law practice areas. She focuses her practice on property transactions, property rights, land use and environmental matters.

Representative Matters

  • Assist land development companies and investors with acquisition, financing, development, leasing and sale of numerous commercial properties, including environmental due diligence and negotiating allocation of liability for environmental matters.
  • Drafting and negotiation of leases, easements, use and access agreements, and concessionaire agreements.
  • Assist cable and telecommunication clients with easement negotiations and property rights disputes.
  • Support regional industrial facility concerning sale of real estate within an industrial park, including review and negotiation of restrictive covenants, and title and survey matters.
  • Assist commercial tenants in lease negotiations, including sale leasebacks.
  • Assist national bank with $50 million commercial loan secured by real estate.

Practice Areas

Real Estate Development and Finance
Commercial and Real Estate Lending
Environmental and Natural Resources
Sustainability: Energy & Green Development


University of Richmond School of Law, J.D., 2018
Summa Cum Laude
Order of the Coif
McNeill Law Society
Articles Editor, University of Richmond Law Review

Northeastern University, B.A., Political Science with Urban Studies minor, 2013
Summa Cum Laude


• Virginia


Legal Elite (Virginia Business)
• Young Lawyer, 2020