Virginia Lawyer Magazine – October 2022

VOL. 71/NO. 3

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The Ripple Effect: Even Your Smallest Effort Makes an Impact
by Joanna L. Suyes

Closing the Pro Bono Gap in Virginia: Looking at the Results of Voluntary Reporting
by Joanna L. Suyes and John E. Whitfield

Pro Bono Contributions by Virginia Lawyers in the 2021 Bar Year

Pro Bono Protective Orders: Benefitting You
by Taylor D. Brewer

Turning Point: How a New Virginia Lawyer Became a Pro Bono Advocate for Incarcerated People
by Aaron Rose

Participation in the New IOLTA Rule Facilitates Justice and Costs You Nothing
by Mark D. Braley

Frequently Asked Questions About IOLTA
by Mark D. Braley


Choice of Law for Tort Claims in Virginia: A Brief History and Current Status
by Timothy J. St. George, Kathleen M. Knudsen, Scott Kelly, and David N. Anthony

Scam Alert: Make Sure Those Checks Check Out
by Christopher Parke Benjamin

Stanley E. Sacks: At 100, He’s Virginia’s Oldest Practicing Attorney
by Deirdre Norman


Notices to Lawyers
MCLE Deadline Reminder: Oct. 31, 2022
Disciplinary Summaries
Disciplinary Proceedings


Highlights of the Sept. 7 Special Council Meeting
Justice Stephen R. McCullough to Co-Chair the Virginia Access to Justice Commission
CPF Pays $127,061 in FY 2022
VSB Disciplinary System Hosts 40th Annual Conference 
Ask a Lawyer
Volunteers Sought for VSB Vacancies
Lonnie D. Nunley III Receives 2022 Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award
Cameron Rountree Named VSB Executive Director
VSB Announces Retirement of Longtime Ethics Counsel Jim McCauley
YLC wins four 2021-22 ABA Awards of Achievement
VCU Health, McGuire Woods, and Dominion Energy Lawyers Receive National Pro Bono Award
In Memoriam
Robert B. Altizer
Colin J. S. Thomas
Local Bar Spotlight: Southwest Virginia Bar Groups Bring Pro Bono to Law Day Events


President’s Message
Ethics Counsel’s Message
Law Libraries
Risk Management
Access to Legal Services
Technology and the Future Practice of Law
The Last Word


Jest is for All
Classified Ads
Professional Notices
Advertiser's Index

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University of Virginia School of Law Adjunct Professor Camilyn K. Leone in Charlottesville. Photographed by Deirdre Norman. Post production by Kaylin Bowen.