In the Spring 2019 edition of the Virginia Bar Association Journal, appellate attorney John O’Herron authored an article on Virginia’s offering of a formal appellate mediation program.From the article: The rise of alternative dispute resolution in the Commonwealth of Virginia continues. The first of this year, Virginia joined many of its sister states in offering […]
By John O'Herron on October 16, 2017
John O’Herron recently published an article in the Virginia State Bar’s “Virginia Lawyer” entitled “What I Learned from Justice Cynthia D. Kinser About Being a Lawyer”. You can read the full article here.
By John O'Herron on May 19, 2016
Last December, I previewed the case of Luttrell v. Cucco, which had, at that time, just been taken up by the Supreme Court of Virginia. The Court recently issued its ruling in the case and you can read the opinion here. There are a few notable lessons from the Court’s ruling that are useful […]
By John O'Herron on December 7, 2015
[Note: SCOVA Watch will be a recurring series of posts highlighting select petitions for appeal granted by the Supreme Court of Virginia that may interest practitioners] On November 10, 2015, the Supreme Court of Virginia granted an appeal in Luttrell v. Cucco, Record No. 150770. Although the granting of the case did not make the […]