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Past President Evans B. Brasfield Dies at 86

Tuesday, June 4, 2019   (0 Comments)
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1985 VBA President Evans B. Brasfield The association sadly reports the death of longtime VBA member and 1985 President Evans B. Brasfield. He died May 30 at age 86 and was a Life Member of the VBA.

He served on the VBA Board of Governors from 1981 to 1987 and previously was Chair of the VBA Administrative Law Committee. During his term as president, he encouraged the membership to continue efforts in law reform, including legislative activity, and public service projects, including publication of law-related brochures. He also established a Special Committee on Lawyer Professionalism to help uphold and elevate "the standard of honor, integrity and courtesy in the legal profession."

When he was VBA president, Mr. Brasfield was a partner in the Richmond firm of Hunton & Williams and was general counsel of Virginia Electric and Power Company and its parent corporation, Dominion Resources Inc.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date, his obituary states.

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