The holiday season has arrived. While this is a festive and fun time for many of us, the final months of the year can carry heavy emotions and loads of stress. This is especially true for anyone who struggles with ...Read More »
The court reporter industry is experiencing a stenographer shortage nationwide, with a gap of more than 11,000 predicted by 2023, according to a recent study. A new national organization launched last month hopes to aid the industry with this decline. ...Read More »
The Medical Society of Virginia will focus on Medicaid expansion and the elimination of “surprise billing” during the 2020 General Assembly session, according to the group’s new president. Clifford L. Deal III, chief of surgery at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, was ...Read More »
Fredericksburg City Attorney Kathleen A. Dooley received the highest honor given by the Local Government Attorneys of Virginia, Inc., or LGA, at the group’s annual conference last month. Dooley received the Edward J. Finnegan Award for Distinguished Service, and she ...
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Every judge has a story behind his or her robe. Last month, two legal organizations joined together to ensure that the tales behind former U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Marshall’s are told. “There are just some inspiring artifacts that give ...Read More »
Public defenders are no strangers to long hours. But as police departments continue to adopt use of body-worn cameras, lawyers are seeking help to maintain an ever-growing workload. “Going through body-worn footage takes a tremendous amount of time that’s an ...
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The Virginia Women’s Monument will be unveiled today, Oct. 14, with the first seven of 12 bronze statues depicting women throughout the state’s history. This tribute is the nation’s first monument created to showcase the women “who made significant, but ...Read More »