News and Information

May 2016

05/04
Council Members Announced
05/03
Virginia State Bar E-News, May 2016

April 2016

04/28
Simon Sandoval-Moshenberg Named VSB Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year
04/27
William & Mary Student Receives Pro Bono Award
04/12
Suggestions Sought for Improving Rules for Election of VSB President
04/12
Registration Now Open for the VSB 2016 Annual Meeting
04/06
Voting for VSB Council Elections Will Be Online

March 2016

03/31
Virginia State Bar E-News, April 2016
03/22
Registration Open for April Pro Bono Webinar
03/21
Comments Sought on Proposed Legal Ethics Opinion 1884
03/14
Council Elections
03/14
Chief Justice Donald W. Lemons Receives the Virginia State Bar Leadership in Education Award
03/10
Carl J. Witmeyer II Honored for Lifetime Achievement in Family Law
03/01
Virginia State Bar E-news, March 2016
03/01
Council Amends Judicial Candidate Evaluation Committee Policies
03/01
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rule Regarding Unauthorized Practice of Law

February 2016

02/29
Highlights of the February 27, 2016, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
02/22
VSB Partners with Attorney General and Department of Veterans Services
02/19
Registration Is Open for Annual Bench-Bar Dinner
02/12
Registration Open for March Pro Bono Webinar
02/10
Michael N. Herring Honored with the 2016 Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Award
02/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, February 2016

January 2016

01/29
Standing Committee On Legal Ethics Seeking Public Comment On Proposed Amendments to Rules 1.6 & 3.3
01/27
Law in Society Essay Contest Deadline February 12
01/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rule Regarding Provision of Temporary Legal Services
01/14
Williams Mullen Leads Pro Bono Life Planning Initiative
01/06
Registration is open for Handling Uncontested Divorces: A Webinar for Pro Bono Lawyers in Virginia
01/04
Virginia State Bar E-News, January 2016

December 2015

12/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Adopts Changes to Rules
12/18
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rules
12/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, December 2015

November 2015

11/30
New FAQ #26—Client’s Intent to Commit Suicide
11/24
Nominations Sought For Committee Vacancies
11/23
Justice Sotomayor Offers Richmond Students Advice, Reflection
11/17
Supreme Court of Virginia Approves Amendments
11/02
Virginia State Bar E-News, November 2015

October 2015

10/30
Supreme Court of Virginia Takes Action on Rules
10/29
Volunteers Sought for VSB Committees
10/26
Comments Sought on Proposal to Fund the Diversity Conference
10/21
Supreme Court of Virginia Re-establishes Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee
10/08
Registration is Ongoing for the Annual Pro Bono Conference
10/07
Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Rule
10/06
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendments to JCEC Policy
10/02
Virginia State Bar E-News, October 2015

September 2015

09/28
Liberty University Seeks Lawyers to Judge ABA Competition
09/24
CANCELED: Joint ADR Committee Offers CLE
09/23
Nominations Sought For District Committee Vacancies
09/22
2016 High School Essay Contest Explores a School’s Right to Access Students’ Secrets
09/21
Registration Open for Ethical Considerations in Pro Bono Webinar
09/14
VSB Announces Recipient of Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Pro Bono Award