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Adopted | new rule: provision of legal services following determination of major disaster (Approved by the Supreme Court of Virginia October 30, 2015. Effective January 1, 2016.)

Effective January 1, 2016, the Court added Part Ten, Provision of Legal Services Following Determination of Major Disaster.

view the Supreme Court of Virginia order (PDF file)

The Supreme Court of Virginia amended the registration statement form regarding the provision of legal services following the determination of a major disaster January 21, 2016.

Form 1. Registration Statement For Lawyer Engaging In Temporary Practice Following Determination Of Major Disaster. Word doc (updated 1/21/16)

Updated: January 21, 2016