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July 1996 Virginia Bar Examination (access required)

The following is a list of 818 people who passed the July 1996 Virginia Bar Examination. Of the 1,081 who took the exam, approximately 75.7 percent passed. A Jeffrey Steven Abel, Arlington; Karl Walter Abendschein, Middleburg; Maury Charles Abraham, Washington ...

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New Lawyer Pay Is Up (access required)

Starting pay for new lawyers in Virginia is on the increase, after several years of stagnation, according to the results of Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s Ninth Annual New Associates’ Salary Survey. While hiring of new associates at the commonwealth’s largest law ...

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VSB Disciplinary Action (access required)

The Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board has suspended the license of Petersburg attorney John Henry Maclin IV for four years, effective Oct. 18. According to a VSB release, the board determined that Maclin violated the rules pertaining to competence and ...

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Publisher's Note (access required)

To the 818 new lawyers who passed the July bar examination, congratulations and welcome to the profession! This New Lawyer Guide is designed to provide you an entree to the Virginia legal community. Our annual new associates’ salary survey will ...

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Lawyer Pay On The Rise (access required)

By Christopher Gatewood, Assistant Editor A survey of hiring and entry-level salaries for associates at the largest law firms in Virginia shows that salaries are on the rise at many of the firms after staying generally flat over the past ...

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