The Virginia State Bar is asking a circuit court for swift sanctions against a lawyer who admitted that he concealed missed deadlines and other lapses from clients, other lawyers and his own law firm. The VSB says allowing Reston attorney ...Read More »
A Halifax lawyer and 14-year member of the Halifax County Board of Supervisors has been suspended from law practice for two years for impugning the integrity of local judges as he mishandled a wrongful death case. A three-judge circuit court ...Read More »
A lawyer who repeatedly targeted judges with what the Virginia State Bar calls “extraordinarily disrespectful” language while incurring litigation sanctions of more than $80,000 now faces a series of legal ethics charges. Rhetta M. Daniel of Henrico County had her ...Read More »
A Washington lawyer who made two court appearances and tried to negotiate a plea deal in a Virginia murder case – without local counsel – has been suspended for 15 months by the Virginia State Bar. The suspension last month ...Read More »
An often-disciplined Virginia Beach litigator may be stepping back from law practice after his latest run-in with Virginia State Bar authorities. John G. “Jack” Crandley this week agreed to a 30-day suspension for charges that he was “personally insulting, verbally ...Read More »
On July 21, the Virginia State Bar suspended the license to practice law of Chung S. Oh of Falls Church for nine months, with terms, for violating professional rules that govern competence, diligence, communication, safekeeping property, declining or terminating representation, ...
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An Eastern Shore attorney misappropriated or misspent more than $182,000 of her great uncle’s money, using most of it for personal expenses, according to charges leveled by the Virginia State Bar. A VSB disciplinary subcommittee has certified charges including criminal ...Read More »