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Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The VBA Rebrands Insurance Agency Subsidiary »
Virginia Bar Association Insurance formerly was Virginia Barristers Alliance, Inc. The insurance agency unit of The Vir...
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,...

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