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December 10, 2020

Supreme Court of Virginia Seeks Med Mal Review Volunteers

The Supreme Court of Virginia has asked the Virginia State Bar to provide an updated list of lawyers willing to serve on Medical Malpractice Review Panels (MMRPs).  

Attorneys who are interested in serving should submit a letter of interest and a resume to: Karen A. Gould, Executive Director, Virginia State Bar at

To be qualified to serve, a lawyer must be: (1) impartial, (2) an active in-good-standing member of the Virginia State Bar, and (3) actively practicing.

Members will serve a 3-year term, beginning July 1, 2021, and terms are staggered with one-third of the members to be rotated off each year. Further information on the MMRP process can be found at Va. Code § 8.01-581.3. The Medical Malpractice Rules of Practice can be found in Volume 11 of the Code and online here.  

If you have questions, please contact Ms. Gould at 804-775-0550 or

Updated: Jun 01, 2021