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June 15, 2013

Kevin E. Martingayle is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar

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Kevin E. Martingayle, of Virginia Beach, is the Virginia State Bar’s new president-elect. He will serve for a year, then succeed Sharon D. Nelson for the 2014-15 term as the first president from Virginia Beach.

Martingayle took office June 14 during the VSB’s annual meeting in Virginia Beach.

Martingayle, an owner and partner of Bischoff Martingayle PC, just completed two terms as a 2nd District representative on the VSB Council and is chair of the Better Annual Meeting Committee. He serves on the Executive, Budget and Finance, and Legal Ethics committees.

He also is a member of The Virginia Bar Association, Virginia Beach Bar Association, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and Federal Bar Association.

Martingayle has extensive involvement in the community. He is founder and race committee member of the Allen Stone Memorial Run-Swim-Run and 5K Run; founder and event coordinator of the Virginia Beach Brave Heart Run-Swim-Run; and legal advisor to the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad.

Martingayle is a native of Richmond and graduated from Collegiate High School in 1985. He is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College and has a law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law, 1991.

His practice focuses on appeals; civil, commercial, employment, and estate litigation; civil rights; and constitutional, land use and zoning, and municipal and administrative law.

He is married to Elisabeth Martingayle and has three children.


Updated: Jun 15, 2013