Virginia Bar Association

Latest Virginia Bar Association Items
  • New VBA chief follows father, grandfather in role

    John L. Walker III has become the third member of his immediate family to serve as president of the Virginia Bar Association.

  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Herring derelict on duty to defend state law

    Virginia Attorney General Mark R. Herring has abandoned his client ("VA's top law official won't enforce voter-approved gay-marriage ban," Web, Jan. 23). The people of Virginia hired Mr. Herring to be their lawyer, to provide them with good counsel and to represent them to the best of his ability. However, Mr. Herring has decided that his views and wishes take precedence over those of his clients.

  • Va. gubernatorial candidates differ on debate, too

    Just as Virginia Democrats were rounding out their statewide ticket for the fall elections this week, their party standard-bearer, Terry McAuliffe, was objecting to a rule for the first scheduled gubernatorial debate that would allow the candidates to ask each other one question.

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