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.

2nd shareholder suit filed over $2.7B Genworth deal

The class action bug has hit Henrico-based insurance giant Genworth Financial for the second time this month, as yet another shareholder has sued to try to block the company’s pending acquisition.

Oyster venture pushed toward Ch. 7

A group of disgruntled investors, which includes at least two Richmonders, is trying to force a Middle Peninsula oyster venture into bankruptcy.

LeClairRyan to pay $20M to settle HDL inquiry

A months-long attempt to blame a downtown law firm for having a hand in the downfall of Health Diagnostic Laboratory has yielded an eight-figure payout for the collapsed lab company’s creditors.

Local law firm drives north for new office

In a bid to appeal to clients outside its home county of Henrico, a local law firm has opened a branch in Hanover. Bowen Ten Cardani, a two-year-old firm specializing in bankruptcy and family law, recently leased and opened 2,080 square feet at 9410 Atlee Commerce Blvd. The firm’s main branch is located at 3957… Read more »