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    9 MichieHamlett Lawyers Included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America

    MichieHamlett is pleased to announce that 9 lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of […]

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    Attorney Bryan Slaughter installed as new President of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.

    The law firm of MichieHamlett is pleased to announce that our partner, Bryan Slaughter, was recently installed as the President of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (VTLA).  He will succeed outgoing President Lee Livingston, a veteran medical malpractice and personal injury litigator also with MichieHamlett. “Having back-to-back Presidents is a virtually unprecedented honor. Bryan’s emphasis […]

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    Lemonds Selected by AAML to Attend Training Program

    May 2, 2016 — Family Law attorney Brittani Lemonds was selected as 1 of 40 family law associates nationwide to attend a comprehensive introductory training program by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Institute for Family Law Associates.

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    Probate Practice Pointers, Pitfalls, and Problems

    March 18, 2016 — Attorney Jim Cox is making a presentation to the Virginia Beach Chapter of the National Association of Insurance.

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    Tweel Publishes in VTLA’s Family Law Journal

    July 23, 2015 – Ron Tweel publishes article in the VTLA Family Law journal.

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    Motions to Reconsider

    By Elizabeth Coughter –

    Motions to reconsider at the trial court level are often filed by counsel after a long and complex preparation for trial and an arduous hearing.

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    Contractual Concept for Assisted Conception: The Ova Donation Agreement and Other Considerations

    By Elizabeth Coughter –

    With the growth industry of assisted conception, can the need for a lawyer be far behind?

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    What Are The Legal Ramifications Of Videotaping Or Recording An Adverse Party’s Telephone Conversations?

    By Elizabeth Coughter –

    Currently in Virginia, there are laws that prohibit the videotaping or filming of another and the illegal interception of a wire, electronic or oral communication.

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    Deviations from a 50/50 Split of Marital Assets in Equitable Distribution

    By Ron Tweel and Elizabeth Coughter –

    Representing a client in an equitable distribution case presents the practitioner with many legal and factual problems, not the least of which is when one can advise a client with some degree of assurance that the court may distribute all or a particular portion of the marital assets on an unequal basis.

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    Private Schools & Child Support

    By Ron Tweel –

    Representing a client in an equitable distribution case presents the practitioner with many legal and factual problems, not the least of which is when one can advise a client with some degree of assurance that the court may distribute all or a particular portion of the marital assets on an unequal basis.

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