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COLD Wants More Bar Counsel Staff (access required)

The Committee on Lawyer Discipline, which oversees regulation of Virginia’s 22,000 lawyers, is planning to tell the Virginia State Bar to hire more people to do the essential job of lawyer discipline. At its May 4 meeting, the committee voted ...

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Attracting Pro Bono Volunteers (access required)

Good help is hard to find, according to the old cliche. Getting good free help can be even harder. But Virginia lawyers have found creative ways to put together pro bono projects, attract volunteers and keep them, according to participants ...

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How to get money for your project (access required)

The job description for local bar leaders might soon include a new featuregrant writing. Finding money to get pro bono projects up and running is falling on the shoulders not only of the leaders of voluntary bars, but on corporate, ...

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DiMuro and Lewis among new VSB reps (access required)

The Virginia State Bar Council next year will include two Northern Virginia lawyers well-known to the bar. Bernard J. DiMuro of Alexandria and Glenn C. Lewis of Fairfax were among the new council representatives elected in recent balloting; the results ...

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