Virginia Lawyer Magazine - October 2013

Volume 62/Number 3

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VSB 75th Anniversary

The 75th Anniversary of the Virginia State Bar: A Cause for Celebration and Resolve

Celebrating Our Diamond Anniversary and Bar Highlights

The First Year of the Virginia State Bar

Camaraderie and Concern Continue to Drive the YLC

The SLC – Experienced Leadership and Mentoring Will Continue

The CLBA – Wearing Hawaiian Shirts to a Tech Savvy Future

Diversity Conference – Much Accomplished Though Challenges Remain


Spotlight on ADR

Twenty Years Later, ADR Continues to Flourish in New Ways
Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Public, Nonprofit, and Private Sector: Two Decades of Court Connected ADR  |  supporting charts
ADR in Criminal, Civil, and Family Law: Restorative Justice: Providing Accountability for Crimes and Resolution for Victims


Access to Legal Services

Virginia Lawyer Joins Team Teaching Negotiation Skills in Tanzania
Karl A. Doss Is New Director of Access to Legal Services



VSB News

  • Presidents Dinner
  • VSB Informational Videos Debut
  • Mobile Member App Updated


  • In Memoriam
  • New CLE Chief Becomes New VLF Chief
  • James V. Meath Is President of the Virginia Law Foundation
  • Local and Specialty Bar Elections
  • The Virginia Bar Association Recognizes Outstanding Leadership
  • University of Richmond Law Student Awarded Tillman Military Scholarship

Et Al.
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Concludes Fall Conference



President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Law Libraries
Consultus Electronica



  • On the Trayvon Martin Case
  • Senate Bill Provides for the Transfer of a Vehicle to a Designated Beneficiary Upon the Death of the Owner
  • Judicial Vacancies Remain a Serious Problem
  • Changing Law Firms or “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do”: Ethical Issues When Lawyers Move Between Law Firms (abstract) (full article)

CLE Calendar
Professional Notices
Classified Ads

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Celebrating Our Diamond Anniversary