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Friday, October 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Virginia Licenses Nearly 450 New Lawyers »
The July 2019 Virginia bar exam results are in and as of today 444 individuals who passed are licensed to practice law in...
Monday, June 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
VBA President Garriott on Friday's Mass Shooting in Virginia Beach »
VBA President Richard E. Garriott Jr. released this statement about Friday's events in Virginia Beach:   "As m...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court Adopts New Rules Regarding Access to Judicial Records »
The Supreme Court of Virginia today entered an order adopting and promulgating Part 11 of the rules of the court related t...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statewide Pro Bono Portal Launches »
A coalition of Virginia bar organizations promoting access to justice and legal aid programs just launched the statewide...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two Virginia Personal Injury Law Firms Merge »
A Richmond and a Virginia Beach law firm have merged to form Breit Cantor Grana Buckner , specializing in catastrophic in...
Friday, February 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
[SURVEY] Are Your Health Costs Too High and Services Too Low? »
A group of membership associations in Virginia is exploring the possibility of banding together to buy better healthcare a...
Thursday, December 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Volunteers Sought for Richmond School Mentor Program »
Are you grateful for where you have landed and for those who helped you along the way? Are you interested in paying it for...
Wednesday, December 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nominate Attorneys for Influential Women of Law Honors by Dec. 14 »
The Virginia Bar Association has teamed up with five other bar groups and Virginia Lawyers Weekly to honor female attorn...
Friday, October 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
563 Pass July Bar Exam »
The Virginia Board of Bar Examiners released the list of 563 individuals who completed the July exam with passing scores...
Friday, October 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court Seeks Comments on Proposed Rules Regarding Access to Judicial Records »
The Supreme Court is requesting comments on proposed Rules of Court related to access to judicial records. The rules are c...
Friday, October 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sign Up to Assist N.C. Residents Affected by Hurricane Florence »
A recent order of the North Carolina Supreme Court permits out-of-state lawyers to temporarily provide pro bono legal se...
Thursday, September 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Committee on Lawyer Well-Being Issues Final Report »
The Committee on Lawyer Well-Being of the Supreme Court of Virginia just released its final report, "A Profession At Risk...
Monday, September 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Court Welcomes Comments on Proposed Rules Changes »
The Supreme Court of Virginia welcomes comments on two proposed new rules and added language to two other rules it is co...
Monday, September 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Criminal Discovery Rules to Change »
Proposed changes to criminal discovery rules 3A:11 and 3A:12 have been approved by the Supreme Court of Virginia. Recomm...
Tuesday, August 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chief Justice Lemons Re-elected To Second Term »
The Supreme Court of Virginia reported Aug. 28 that the justices re-elected Donald W. Lemons as chief justice. His second...
Monday, June 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers Approve Full Funding For Virginia Judgeships »
As you may have seen in Virginia Lawyers Weekly , the budget approved by the House and the Senate last week included fu...
Tuesday, March 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers Advance Virginia Family Law Coalition Proposals »
With the regular General Assembly session concluded for 2018, except for budget negotiations, here is the outcome of legis...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supreme Court Accepts Comments on Criminal Discovery Proposed Rules Changes »
The Supreme Court of Virginia is considering proposed changes to Rules 3A:11 and 3A:12 , regarding criminal discovery. Co...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
VBA To Evaluate Candidates for WDVA Bench »
With an upcoming vacancy on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia, U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Ti...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
VBA, 7 Other Bar Groups Request Lawmaker Support for Additional Judges »
The Virginia Bar Association is one of eight signers of a letter to members of the General Assembly requesting funding for...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Courts Provide New Digital Subscription Service »
The Supreme Court of Virginia and the Court of Appeals of Virginia have initiated a free service that allows interested pa...
Wednesday, December 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Name, Email Changes for the VBA Staff »
With the move to the new VBA on Main offices, the executive director of The Virginia Bar Association has adopted the use o...
Monday, October 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
YLD Credit Issues Project Makes A Splash On TV »
Volunteers in the Credit Issues Project of the Young Lawyers Division answered a high volume of callers' questions Sept. 2...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Are Your Views on Lawyer Well-Being? »
Chief Justice Donald Lemons of the Supreme Court of Virginia has asked bar leaders for their views on lawyer well-being. I...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Log-in Box Updated for Your Security »
The VBA's website host has updated the old log-in box to stay compliant with recent security updates with most browsers. T...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Radio Stations Aired VBA Summer Program »
At 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, audiences of the WCVE Forum heard "The End of Greatness? The Future of the American Presidency....
Tuesday, June 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Website Helps Non-Lawyers Represent Themselves »
A new website aids self-represented litigants in Virginia with cases such as traffic tickets, divorce, and landlord and te...
Friday, March 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Looking for Career Advice? Check Out This Video »
"Success at the Workplace: Advice for Diverse Attorneys and Law Students" is a recording of a one-hour informational webin...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bike Races Will Affect VBA Office Hours »
The 2015 UCI Road World Championships come to Richmond this month, from Sept. 19-27, 2015. Many of the road races wil...
Friday, August 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The VBA Gets Out & About »
Relive the good times at last month's 125th VBA Summer Meeting, in next month's Virginia Business magazine. Pictures fro...
Thursday, August 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Edition: "A Guide to the Administration of Decedents' Estates in Virginia" »
Since 1996, The Virginia Bar Association has provided a handbook for Virginians who carry out some of the routine requirem...
Thursday, July 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Yvonne C. McGhee Renews Certified Association Executive Designation »
The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) has announced that Yvonne C. McGhee, executive director of The Virgi...
Tuesday, June 2, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
VBA Honors Va. Court of Appeals »
The Virginia Bar Association joined 17 other statewide bar groups in the commonwealth to "celebrate, honor, and thank the...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
VBA Welcomes New Staff Member »
Caitlin McKelway joined the VBA staff in April 2015. She will work with VBA sections and committees as the staff liaison,...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Amendments to Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia »
Changes in the rules regarding the filing of electronic briefs with the Supreme Court of Virginia and the Court of Appeals...

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