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Friday, August 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
James M. Hingeley Receives Pro Bono Publico Service Award »
James M. Hingeley received an honor during the VBA's 2014 Summer Meeting that is one of the organization's most prestigiou...
Friday, August 15, 2014
VBA Honors Jeanne F. Franklin with Professionalism Award »
Jeanne F. Franklin received the William B. Spong, Jr. Professionalism Award at the 2014 VBA Summer Meeting. The award re...
Thursday, August 14, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
George K. Martin Given LexisNexis Award »
The highlight of the Saturday night reception at the VBA Summer Meeting was the presentation of the LexisNexis award, give...

Friday, August 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The VBA Mourns the Passing of John F. Kay Jr. »
John F. "Jack" Kay Jr., president of the VBA in 1982 and a Life Member of the association, died Aug. 13 after a brief illn...
Friday, June 13, 2014
VBA Member Kevin Martingayle Becomes VSB President »
Kevin Martingayle of the law firm Bischoff Martingayle, P.C., in Virginia Beach takes over as president of the Virginia St...

Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Senatorial Candidates Agree to Debate July 26 during our Summer Meeting »
Candidates for U.S. Senate from Virginia -- incumbent Mark Warner, a Democrat, and GOP challenger Ed Gillespie -- have agr...

Tuesday, October 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterans Issues Task Force seeks 200 more great attorney-volunteers »
Joelle Laszlo and Mark Villapando are leveraging their law degrees. Both young attorneys struck gold when they found their...

Friday, April 25, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
8th Annual Legal Food Frenzy March 31 to April 11 »
Across the state, many Virginia families make tough choices: Food or heat? Food or shelter? Food or medicine? Since 200...
Tuesday, January 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attorney General Herring to Address VA Lawyers »
Mark Herring, sworn in 10 days ago as Virginia’s top legal officer, will speak Friday afternoon to the 400-plus registrant...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Veterans Issues Task Force Nov 2013 »
Joelle Laszlo and Mark Villapando are leveraging their law degrees. Both young attorneys struck gold when they found their...

Monday, June 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Check Out the New VBA Website! »
You may be thinking: “This is not The Virginia Bar Association website I’ve been visiting for four years.” You’re rig...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
2014 Midsession VBA Legislative Update »
Post-crossover report by Jeff Palmore, Reed Smith LLP This week in the General Assembly marked “cross-over,” the...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Govs. Holton and Wilder Receive VBA’s Highest Honor »
When three Virginia governors share a stage, the event takes on special meaning. In Williamsburg on Jan. 24, former G...
Monday, January 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
VBA Installs John L. Walker III as President »
The Virginia Bar Association (VBA) installed John L. Walker III of Richmond as its 126th president this past weekend. Walk...

Thursday, August 07, 2014
Winners in Summer Meeting Golf and Tennis Tournaments »
Activity during the VBA Summer Meeting extended far beyond the hotel conference center for registrants and their guests....
Friday, June 13, 2014
Save Nov. 6 for Administrative Law Conference »
Mark your calendar for the 20th Annual VBA Administrative Law Conference. The event will be Nov. 6 at the Virginia State C...

Tuesday, August 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court Elects Donald W. Lemons as Next Chief Justice »
Justice Donald W. Lemons will become Virginia's next state Supreme Court chief justice. The justices of the Supreme C...
Friday, August 15, 2014
Nominations Sought for Virginia Law Foundation Fellows »
Nominations are being accepted for the Class of 2015 Fellows of the Virginia Law Foundation. The VLF Fellows program encou...
Friday, June 13, 2014
Chief Justice Cynthia D. Kinser to Retire »
The Supreme Court of Virginia announced June 13 that Chief Justice Cynthia D. Kinser plans to retire this year. No date fo...
Friday, June 13, 2014
Lawmakers Provide Funding for 396 Judges »
The budget that Virginia lawmakers approved June 12 includes funding for 396 judges. That appropriation means Virginia wil...
Wednesday, October 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statewide Bars Call for Full Judicial Funding »
Businesses, individuals could suffer if judgeships are not filled Nine statewide bar associations have called on the...

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