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How you can help a business owner prepare for a divorce (access required)

Divorce Ring FEA

Here’s a typical scenario: A spouse who owns a business walks into a fam­ily law attorney’s office looking for legal assistance for a divorce. The atmosphere is charged with emotion – mostly anger – and the discussion inevitably works its ...

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Lawyer disbarred, accused of raiding her own office (access required)

Broken computer tower sitting on floor of empty office

A veteran Richmond area bank­ruptcy lawyer – suspended last year for mishandling client money – now has been disbarred amid allegations that she drained her law office bank accounts and snatched office equipment to avoid creditors. Nnika E. White has ...

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The Empty Chair (access required)

Empty Chair in an Interrogation Room

Despite a plea from trial lawyers for guidance on when a defendant can cast blame on outsiders in a tort case, the Supreme Court of Virginia’s latest ruling on the issue of superseding cause is unlikely to resolve the issue. ...

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