Best-selling author John Grisham will be the host of a fund-raiser for the Central Virginia Legal Aid Society and the Legal Aid Justice Center Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Toad’s Place, 140 Virginia St.in Richmond’s Shockoe Bottom.Virginia First Lady Anne Holton, a former legal aid attorney and juvenile and district relations district court judge in
Richmond, will also be recognized for her service to the legal community.
Sponsors include Dominion and Altria and five of the state’s largest law firms: Hunton & Williams, McGuireWoods LLP, LeClairRyan, Williams Mullen and Troutman Sanders.
Tickets will be available at the door for $45.
By Alan Cooper