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].

Hard Hat Happy Hour VII: The Cooperage

A redeveloped old tobacco barrel warehouse along Overbrook Road will be the setting for the latest installment of Richmond BizSense’s popular Hard Hat Happy Hour series.

Don’t call it a Ponzi scheme

Richmond Federal Courthouse

A local businessman and former UVA football player accused of bilking investors out of millions has sought to prevent federal prosecutors from using a certain 5-letter word in the courtroom.

Local firm’s stock hits $1,000 mark

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While internet giants Amazon and Google parent Alphabet were earning headlines last month as their stocks reached $1,000 per share, a Henrico-based company was climbing toward that milestone to much less fanfare.

Lawyers leap from Rocketts to larger firm downtown

A local law firm has beefed up its healthcare practice after luring a group of attorneys from a smaller competitor, including a shareholder who left his namesake company.