Michael Schwartz

Michael Schwartz is the editor of Richmond BizSense, and covers banking, lawsuits, finance, M&A and golf. He can be reached at [email protected].

Richmond law firm heads for Williamsburg

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After luring an attorney from one of its larger competitors, a local law firm is hanging out a shingle in the Hampton Roads market.

Sentencing begins for members of local fraud ring

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As the two former heads of a Chesterfield investment firm await sentencing for bilking investors out of nearly $10 million, some of the co-conspirators tied to the scheme have learned their fate.

Trading Day: Local SEC filings for 9.14.17

A recently merged bank files it proxy, a local exec cashes out stock options, and Genworth sets the date for its shareholder meeting while it awaits a deal to be acquired by a Chinese conglomerate.

Ndp to acquire Free Agents

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Two local ad agencies are looking to join forces in a deal that will create a combined company rivaled in size locally only by the Martin Agency.