VIRGINIA BEACH — The Virginia State Bar named the South Hampton Roads Bar Association as the recipient of the 2016 Bar Association of the Year award. The award was presented at the VSB Annual Meeting June 17. The SHRBA was ...Read More »
VIRGINIA BEACH – A Virginia Supreme Court panel has proposed a requirement that lawyers report the number of hours and dollar amount of donations they make to pro bono each year. The June 5 proposal – unanimously approved by the ...Read More »
A national tax debt relief business headquartered in Virginia is under scrutiny as the Virginia State Bar has leveled a series of misconduct charges against the lawyer who founded it. The bar claims that the lawyer still controls the corporation ...Read More »
The Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference has named Giovanni Di Maggio the recipient of the 2016 R. Edwin Burnette Jr. Young Lawyer of the Year Award. Di Maggio, of Washington, co-chairs the conference’s Immigrant Outreach Committee. Since 2013, he ...
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Virginia State Bar Executive Director Karen A. Gould has received the 2016 Murray Janus Professionalism Award from the Richmond-based John Marshall Inn of Court. The John Marshall Inn created the Murray Janus Award in 2014 to honor members who exemplify ...Read More »
Alexandria U.S. District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee is the recipient of the 2016 Virginia State Bar Diversity Conference’s Clarence M. Dunnaville Jr. Achievement Award. Lee is being honored for fostering, encouraging, and facilitating diversity and inclusion in the bar, the ...Read More »