Meetings and Events

VALS 2014 Winter Seminar and Board of Governors Meeting

Sat, February 01, 2014

VALS…the association for legal professionals

2014 Winter Seminar and Third Board of Governors Meeting

VALS Past Presidents will host VALS Winter Seminar and Third Board of Governors Meeting on Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Fredericksburg Hospitality House, 2801 Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22404.  Hotel reservations can be made directly with The Hospitality House at 540-786-8321 or Toll free at 1-800-682-1049.  The deadline for reservations is January 15, 2014.

The 2014 Winter Seminar Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m. with the Seminars to begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 1, 2014 with the following speakers:

“Facebook Litigation” by Les Bowers, Esq. with Gentry Locke Rakes & Moore, Roanoke, Virginia


“Guantanamo Bay Detainee Defense” by George Brent Mickum, IV, Esq.

The registration is $25 for members and $30 for non-members. The deadline for registration is January 15, 2014. Registrations and checks should be made out to VALS Legal Education Council and sent to Deborah Yencha, PP, PLS, 524 Laurel Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA  22408-1517.

The 3rd Board of Governors Meeting will be held that afternoon beginning at 2:30 p.m., following lunch (cost is included in the scrip ticket).  The full scrip ticket for the Third Board of Governors Meeting is $25 for VALS members and $30 for non-VALS members. If you plan on attending the Board of Governors Meeting only you must pay the $3 registration fee.  Please make checks payable to Mary J. Lenhart and send to Mary J. Lenhart, PP, PLS, c/o Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein, L.C., 12350 Jefferson Avenue, Suite 300, Newport News, VA 23602.

For more information on the seminars contact Lori Stewart, PP, PLS, Chair of the Legal Education Council at 202-626-7787/703-590-9998 or or  Information on membership is available upon request from Nancy Durrette, PLS, VALS Vice President and Membership Chair at 804-788-8773 or


Updated: Dec 12, 2013