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Awards
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...

Members
Friday, September 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
VBA Members Share VSB Pro Bono Award »
M. Steven Weaver and Glenn M. Hodge, both VBA members, will receive the Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award for their work...
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Missing Your Voice? Check Out Ours »
The VBA Voice Monthly E-Newsletter Is Back In less than a day, already one-fourth of VBA members had opened The VBA Voi...
Friday, August 29, 2014
VBA Members Named "Leaders in the Law" »
The ninth year of the Leaders in the Law program sees 16 VBA members in the incoming class. Virginia Lawyers Media sponso...
Friday, August 22, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
In A VBA Minute: John F. Kay Jr. »
VBA President John L. Walker III remembers Life Member and 1982 VBA President John F. Kay Jr. in his In A VBA Minute mes...
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...

Debate
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...

Projects
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Tech Tips Offer Quick Wisdom »
Technology advances quickly. For some of us, as soon as we get comfortable with a piece of software or hardware, a new ver...
Friday, August 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sept. 4: A Day to Turn Orange, Raise Awareness, Earn Bonus Points »
Raise Hunger Awareness, Earn Bonus Points For the past eight years, the VBA has taken a lead role in promoting hunger...
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...

Events
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...

Association
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 »
Award Recognizes Distinguished Service When three Virginia governors share a stage, the event takes on special meaning....
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...

Meetings
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...

General
Monday, September 29, 2014
Candidates for Supreme Court, Court of Appeals Impending Vacancies »
Candidates interested in roles on the Supreme Court of Virginia and the Virginia Court of Appeals can be considered by the...
Thursday, September 04, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Jury Reaches Verdicts in McDonnell Trial »
News media outlets are reporting that the jury in the trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, has reache...
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, 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...

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