Virginia Lawyer Magazine - April 2010

Volume 58/Number 9


About the cover


Senior Lawyers Conference

Giving Back and the Pursuit of Happiness
Good Lawyers Are Good for Virginia

by Frank Overton Brown Jr.

The Lawyer As Counselor
by Jack W. Burtch Jr.

Pro Bono Journey
by John M. Oakey Jr.

George M. Warren Jr.
A Remembrance

by the Honorable Wayne L. Bell


VSB News
Highlights of the Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
Professional Guidelines Now Online in Searchable Format

CLE Events
Retired Judge Jere M.H. “Mac” Willis
Presented with Carrico Award

William C. Mims Named to Virginia Supreme Court
Carrico to Receive Award from John Marshall Foundation
Local Bar Elections
4th Circuit Judge Roger Gregory Receives UR Law’s Highest Honor
In Memoriam

Et Al.
Hate Speech Is Theme of Richmond Law Day Event: Judge Richard Williams Among Honorees


President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Senior Lawyers Conference
Conference of Local Bar Associations
Young Lawyers Conference
Law Libraries
Consultus Electronica
Book Review: Why Judges Wear Robes



CLE Calendar
VSB 72nd Annual Meeting Schedule  |  more info and registration
Professional Notices
Classified Ads
Crossword Puzzle


About the Cover

Shot May 7, 2009, on the Blue Ridge Parkway from the top of Afton Mountain, this photograph looks east toward Charlottesville and the foothills of the Blue Ridge range, with the darker green trees of Rockfish Valley below. Photo by Bill Dickinson of Sky Noir Photography, at