ThompsonMcMullan Adds Three Attorneys

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA  (January 2, 2018) — Attorneys Beverley L. “Bev” Crump, Thamer E. “Chip” Temple, and J. Buckley Warden IV recently joined ThompsonMcMullan. The three bring years of experience in the areas of Labor and Employment, Business and Taxation, Real Estate and Land Use, and Civil Litigation.

“We have admired these lawyers’ work for years, whether they were on the same or opposing side of a deal or litigation.” said ThompsonMcMullan President and Managing Director Christopher M. Malone.  “While all three of these gentlemen provide added depth to our firm, we gain an additional area of expertise with Chip’s labor practice.”

“We are pleased to join a firm composed of some of the best lawyers in Richmond. We look forward to many years of professional collaboration and growth,” said Bev Crump.

Bev Crump was a Director and Founding Member at DurretteCrump and its predecessors. He represents privately held businesses and their owners on a broad range of corporate and business matters. He also represents commercial real estate owners, developers, and lenders on real estate matters. He can be reached at

Chip Temple was a Director with DurretteCrump. He represents employers and management in all areas of labor and employment law, and provides ongoing counseling to employers on the full spectrum of workplace practices and policies. Temple regularly practices before federal and state courts, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the Department of Labor, and various state agencies and self-regulatory organizations. He can be reached at

Buckley Warden was a Director with DurretteCrump. He practices primarily in the civil litigation field, with a focus on serving businesses and individuals involved in contract disputes. His cases include non-compete agreements, insurance contracts, acquisition and development and construction loan breaches, adversary proceedings in bankruptcy, defamation claims, False Claims Acts cases, and construction contracts. He can be reached at

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For more information, please contact Cristina Sweeney at 804.698.6219 or by e-mail at