News and Information

September 2016

09/26
VSB Announces Recipient of Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Pro Bono Award
09/23
ABA Cites Virginia Ethics Opinion in Journal Article
09/19
Website Notice
09/15
VSB Seeking Comments on Future of Law Report
09/13
VSB Pro Bono Conference Coming in October
09/13
Oblon Elected to Represent the 17th Circuit
09/12
Legal Ethics Opinions Withdrawn
09/02
VSB’s Karl Doss Featured in Richmond Justice Profile
09/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, September 2016

August 2016

08/29
Registration Open for Two Pro Bono Webinars
08/24
17th Circuit Special Election
08/24
Virginia.freelegalanswers.org is live
08/16
Registration Open for Two VLRS Webinars
08/15
Virginia Law Foundation Seeks Fellows Nominations
08/15
Judicial Council Invites Input on Impeachment Rule of Evidence
08/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, August 2016

July 2016

07/29
Virginia.freelegalanswers.org
07/27
Comments Sought on Proposed Legal Ethics Opinion 1886
07/25
VSB Disciplinary Board to Hear Lee Reinstatement Petition
07/22
Honorable Lawrence L. Koontz Jr. Receives the 2015 Harry L. Carrico Outstanding Career Service Award
07/15
Comments Sought on Proposed Changes to the Fees for Commissioners of Accounts
07/07
Comment Sought on Amendments to Rules Regarding Self-Reporting of Pro Bono Service
07/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, July 2016

June 2016

06/27
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
06/23
VSB Access Committee is seeking nominations for the Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award
06/21
Comments Sought on Proposed Amendments to Professionalism Course Rule
06/21
Highlights of the June 16, 2016, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
06/18
Doris H. Causey is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar
06/18
Michael W. Robinson is President of the Virginia State Bar
06/14
CLBA Honors Bar Associations
06/09
Phishing Attack Targeting Bar Members
06/08
COLD Approves Proposed Changes to Virginia Code
06/07
Comments Sought on Proposed Changes to Part 6 § IV, ¶ 13-24 Regarding Reciprocal Discipline
06/02
Less Than Two Weeks Left for Online Annual Meeting Registration
06/01
Virginia State Bar E-News, June 2016

May 2016

05/27
South Hampton Roads Receives 2016 Bar Association of the Year Award
05/26
Mary T. Morgan Wins Local Bar Leader of the Year Award
05/24
Claire Dozier of McLean Wins Annual Law in Society Award
05/23
Giovanni Di Maggio is Recipient of YLC Young Lawyer of the Year Award
05/19
Venable’s Michael Robinson to be sworn in as 78th VSB President
05/19
Karen A. Gould is Recipient of Murray Janus Professionalism Award
05/18
The Honorable Gerald Bruce Lee Receives Diversity Conference Achievement Award
05/17
Judge Denis F. Soden Is Recipient of Tradition of Excellence Award
05/11
Registration Open for Pro Bono Webinar
05/10
Register for the Annual Meeting by May 13 and Save
05/10
Suggestions Sought for Improving Rules for Election of VSB President
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
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