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William F. Roeder Jr. (access required)

William F. “Bud” Roeder Jr., the longtime Fairfax City attorney, died Jan. 6 at his home in Vienna. He was 72. Mr. Roeder began his career in private practice in Fairfax City in 1967. He served as city attorney from ...

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Gerald P. Coleman (access required)

Grundy lawyer Gerald “Jerry” P. Coleman died Dec. 23, 2014. He was 83. A graduate of Berea College, he earned his law degree from the University of Virginia in 1963. He was a teacher in the Buchanan County school system ...

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Doc sues former medical partner for fraudulent conveyance – $590,000 Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff, Dr. Raley, joined the defendant, Dr. Haider, in a medical practice from late 2008 through 2009. Plaintiff contended that the defendant promised to make him a co-owner of the practice entity, Minimally Invasive Spine Institute, PLLC (MISI), and ...

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German-speaking attorney helps injured bicyclist recover future costs – $21,000,000 Settlement (access required)

On Oct. 8, 2011, German citizen Michael Sprick was struck by a Hostess bread truck while traveling in Pulaski County. The bread truck driver alleged that he had been forced off the road and into Sprick by a phantom vehicle. ...

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Driver injured in head-on collision settles for policy limits – $1,000,000 Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff was hit head-on on Route 11 in Botetourt County when the defendant, driving a car, crossed into the plaintiff’s lane of travel. The plaintiff was driving his employer’s truck. The plaintiff underwent a hemilaminectomy and a spinal fusion. ...

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Plaintiff: Earlier diagnosis would’ve prevented hospitalization – Confidential Settlement (access required)

The plaintiff, age 64, presented to the emergency department with complaints of back pain that had been present for the preceding week. He was evaluated and diagnosed (not by the defendant) with an acute muscular lumbar strain. He was discharged, ...

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Cyclist hit by John Doe driver spars with insurer over UM coverage – $60,000 Settlement (access required)

The cyclist was a quasi-professional rider and was traveling on the far right of a residential street when someone yelled at him then either hit him with a car or truck, or someone in the vehicle struck the cyclist. He ...

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Roy Lee Steinheimer Jr. (access required)

Retired Washington & Lee University law school Dean Roy Lee Steinheimer Jr. died Jan. 8 in Lexington. He was 98. He was dean of the law school from 1968 to 1983 and the Robert E.R. Huntley Professor of Law Emeritus. ...

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William F. Roeder Jr. (access required)

Former Fairfax City attorney William F. “Bud” Roeder Jr. died Jan. 6 at his home in Vienna. He was 72. The cause was complications from pulmonary fibrosis brought on by scleroderma, an autoimmune disease, said his wife, Lisa McNulty Roeder. ...

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VSB Disciplinary Action (access required)

Effective Jan. 23, 2014, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended for two years the license to practice law of Sandy Yeh Chang of Rockville, Maryland. The suspension was based on the two-year suspension of her license to practice in ...

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