Virginia Lawyer Magazine - December 2013

Volume 62/Number 5

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Law Libraries

Law Libraries and Options Galore
by Gail F. Zwirner

Appellate Research Lessons from the Judges
by Benjamin A. Doherty

Discovering E-Discovery: a Resources Guide
by Timothy L. Coggins

Solving Your Ethical Conundrums: Researching the Rules of Professional Conduct
by Joyce Manna Janto

Increasing Your “App”titude: Legal Research Apps for Virginia Practitioners
Marie Summerlin Hamm

A Much Debated Debt: The Virginia–West Virginia Debt Controversy
by Gregory H. Stoner

Virginia CLE Sources: Important Practitioner Tools for Forty Years
by Gail F. Zwirner


Virginia Law Foundation

complete VLF special section

The VLF Celebrates Forty Years of Philanthropy
by James V. Meath and Manuel A. Capsalis

One Barn at a Time (Being Good and Doing Great)
by Raymond M. White

Center Spreads the Rule of Law Project
by G. Michael Pace Jr.

Museum Exhibit Represents the Greatest Example of Rule of Law in History
by Irving M. Blank

VLF Grant Has Powered Critical Virginia Capital Defense Training
by David I. Bruck

VLF Grant Fuels JusticeServer Expansion
by Alexandra S. Fannon

Public Service Internship Program: An Investment in the Community and Future Lawyers
by Dana M. Fallon

2013 Oliver Hill/Samuel Tucker Pre-Law Institute
by Latoya C. Asia and Providence E. Napoleon

Virginia CLE Helps Attorneys to Help Others
by Raymond M. White

The Arc of Opportunity
by Manuel A. Capsalis


Access to Legal Services

Harrisonburg Attorneys Honored for Pro Bono Work



VSB News
Highlights of the October 4, 2013, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
Weiner Is President-elect Designee of the VSB

In Memoriam
Local and Specialty Bar Elections

Et Al.
Task Force Offers Recommendations to Improve Legal Writing
Supreme Court Exhibit Highlights the History of the VSB and VBA
Trees for Virginia


President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Consultus Electronica


An Effective Model for Misdemeanor Courts and the Mentally Ill Defendant
by the Hon. Joseph A. Migliozzi Jr.
CLE Calendar
Professional Notices
Classified Ads

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Among the many beneficiaries supported by the Virginia Law Foundation during its forty-year history is the Court Appointed Special Advocacy program. (Photo courtesy of National CASA Association)