Virginia Lawyer Magazine – June 2020

VOL. 69/NO. 1

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2020–21 VSB President Brian L. Buniva

First You Have to Make the Team, Then You Get to Change the Game
by Deirdre Norman

General Practice

General Practice: COVID-19 Impacts our Clients, Committees, and Us
by Christopher C. Johnson

Family Law: From Mayhem to Mindfulness In (Almost) Post-Pandemic Virginia
by Bretta Z. Lewis

Practice Points: Three Tips for Responding to a Subpoena Duces Tecum
by Lindsay Reimschussel

2020 Legislative Session Heralds a Sea Change in Virginia Employment Law
by Jason Zuckerman and Dallas Hammer

Virginia Real Estate in the Time of COVID
by Benjamin D. Leigh

Behaving Judiciously: The Importance of Judicial Demeanor
by the Honorable Steven C. Frucci

Taking the Law into Your Own Hands: Private Criminal Complaints in Virginia
by Henry H. Perritt, Jr.


A Thank You Note to All Virginia Lawyers
by Margaret Hannapel Ogden

A Lawyer’s Story of Recovery: First Step to Full Circle
by Asha Pandya

The Lawyers’ Lighthouse: The Growth of VJLAP
by Tim Carroll

Virginia Lawyer Register

Disciplinary Summaries
Disciplinary Proceedings
Notices: A Roundup of News from
Clients Protection Fund Reimburses $30,659 to Clients


VSB News
Highlights of the June 9, 2020, Virginia State Bar Executive Committee Meeting
Dues Statements Mailed: What’s New This Year?

Jay B. Myerson will be VSB President for 2021–22
Bar Welcomes New Council Members and Conference Leadership
Of Cats, Dogs, and Defense Attorneys: The Indigent Criminal Defense Seminar Goes Virtual
2020 Edition of Senior Virginians Handbook Available
In Memoriam


President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Ethics Counsel’s Message
Law Libraries
Technology and the Future Practice of Law
Risk Management
The Last Word


Professional Notices
Classified Ads
Advertiser’s Index

About the Cover

VSB President Brian Buniva with his wife, Barbara Cochrane Buniva, and their families. Photo by Deirdre Norman. Post production by Sky Noir Photography.