Tag Archives: Judge Jonathan C. Thacher

Murray agrees to 5-year bar suspension in wake of sanctions payment (access required)


Matthew B. Murray of Charlottesville has accepted a five-year suspension of his law license to resolve discipline charges arising from a contentious trial and a record-breaking verdict in 2010, according to the Virginia State Bar. The misconduct charges focused on ...

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Court Awards $880K Sanctions Against Lawyer, Client (access required)

A divorcee who persisted in her legal action for an accounting of a trust fund belonging to her ex-husband, despite receiving numerous documents and offers of assistance in document review from his lawyers, is sanctioned, along with her lawyer, for ...

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Judge hits pair for sanctions of $881K (access required)


A “scorched-earth” litigation campaign mounted by a divorcee and her lawyers against the woman’s ex-husband has prompted a Fairfax County judge to impose a record-breaking $880,748.26 sanction award against both the client and the lawyers. The sanctions award ordered by ...

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Broker Seeks Commission on Shopping Center Sale (access required)

In plaintiff broker’s suit for commission for the sale of Winchester Station shopping center, defendant had a buyer’s brokerage agreement of no definite duration and a confidentiality agreement for one year, prior to the property being listed, and the Fairfax ...

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