Practicing Law in 2016 Just Got More Interesting

Is your firm practicing law in Virginia?  Congratulations!  On December 17 the Virginia Supreme Court approved some significant changes to the state’s definition for Comment 6 of its Rule 1.1 of the State’s Rules of Professional Conduct, “Competency to Practice Law”....

Year End Resolutions

We all know those old adages – “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” “See your dentist twice a year.” “Change the oil in your car every 3,000 miles. There’s truth in these sayings: they and others like them keep us healthy and our lives running smoothly. But what...