Law

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.

Niche law firm lands in Richmond

A fast-growing national law firm with a singular focus of representing men in divorce cases has set up shop in Richmond, tapping a UVA and William & Mary grad to lead its first local office.

Local investment advisor, insurance agent plead guilty

An insurance agent accused of bilking victims through a supposed nonprofit financial academy and an investment advisor charged with skimming from his clients’ accounts each pleaded guilty this week to separate, unrelated federal criminal charges.

Downtown law firms merge

A pair of neighboring downtown law firms has tied the knot, creating a combined operation that will put it near the top 10 among Richmond peers based on local attorney headcount.