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O. Randolph Rollins to Represent 21st Judicial Circuit

Posted on 5/24/2024
Circuit 21, which encompasses the city of Martinsville and Henry and Patrick counties, has selected O. Randolph Rollins as its representative on VSB Council.

  

VSB to Offer Bulk Dues Payments for Larger Law Firms and Organizations

Posted on 5/22/2024
The Virginia State Bar is now offering group billing to allow firms and other organizations that employ 10 or more attorneys to more easily pay their attorneys’ license fees.

  

Luis Perez-Pietri Receives 2024 Clarence M. Dunnaville Jr. Award

Posted on 5/22/2024
Luis A. Perez-Pietri of the Luis A. Perez P.C. Law Office in Falls Church has been selected to receive the 2024 Clarence M. Dunnaville, Jr. Achievement Award.

  

Military Law Section Presents 2024 Pro Bono Award

Posted on 5/22/2024
The Virginia State Bar Military Law Section has named James J. Ilijevich as the recipient of the Military Law Section Pro Bono Award.

  

Diamond C. Royster Receives 2024 Young Lawyer of the Year Award

Posted on 5/14/2024
The Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference has named Diamond C. Royster of Pender & Coward as the R. Edwin Burnette Jr. Young Lawyer of the Year.

Latest Disciplinary Actions

Francis Huisuk Koh Suspension

Posted on 5/22/2024
Ordered and effective May 17, 2024, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Francis Huisuk Koh’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia for a period of six months with terms.

Jibran Muhammad Suspension

Posted on 5/14/2024
By Order entered and effective May 6, 2024, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Jibran Muhammad’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia for six months for violating professional rules. Order published.

Duncan Kenner Brent Suspension

Posted on 5/7/2024
Ordered April 26, 2024, and effective October 27, 2024, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Duncan Kenner Brent’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia for three years.

Dennis Eugene Pryba II Revocation

Posted on 4/30/2024
Ordered and effective April 26, 2024, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board revoked Dennis Eugene Pryba II’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Gordon H. Shapiro Suspension

Posted on 4/29/2024
By Order entered and effective April 24, 2024, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended Gordon H. Shapiro’s license to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia for a period of five years. Order published.

Upcoming Events

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May 29   |2024 VSB Annual MeetingVirginia Beach, VA053024AM
May 29   |Executive Committee MeetingVirginia Beach, VA052924EC
May 29   |Bar Council Reception & DinnerVirginia Beach, VA052924BC
May 30   |39th Annual National Regulatory ConferenceRichmond, VA053034ADM
May 30   |Bar Council MeetingVirginia Beach, VA053024BC
May 30   |Access to Legal Services Lunch, Awards, and CLEVirginia Beach, VAALSC62924
May 30   |Young Lawyers Conference Dinner and AwardsVirginia Beach, VAYLC053024
May 31   |CLSBA Annual MeetingVirginia Beach, VA24AMCLSBA
May 31   |Diversity Conference Meeting, Lunch, & Awards PresentationVirginia Beach, VA053124DV

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