Attorneys Selected for Inclusion on the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers List

Attorneys Selected for Inclusion on the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers List
Vandeventer Black


17 Vandeventer Black attorneys were selected to be included on the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers list by Thompson Reuters. This renowned rating service considers attorneys from over 70 different practice areas that are nominated based on professional accomplishments and peer recognition.

            This year, the firm is pleased to announce the inclusion of a new attorney on the list:  James W. Walker, Construction Litigation. Also, 14 attorneys from the Norfolk and Richmond offices received the Super Lawyers acknowledgment:

  • Stephan F. Andrews, Construction Litigation
  • Anne G. Bibeau, Employment & Labor
  • Dean T. Buckius, Employment & Labor
  • Deborah M. Casey, Real Estate
  • Mark T. Coberly, Transportation / Maritime
  • James C. Cosby, Business Litigation
  • William E. Franczek, Construction Litigation
  • Patrick A. Genzler, Surety
  • James R. Harvey III, Surety
  • Patrick W. Herman, Estate Planning & Probate
  • Neil S. Lowenstein, Construction Litigation
  • Richard H. Ottinger, Civil Litigation-Defense
  • Douglas M. Palais, Securities Litigation
  • Edward J. Powers, Transportation / Maritime
  • Michael L. Sterling, Government Contracts
  • Daniel R. Weckstein, Construction Litigation

Other awarding bodies have recognized Vandeventer Black’s legal team, such as Virginia’s Business Magazine Legal Elite and Rising Stars; Best Lawyers™ The Best Lawyers in America and Lawyers of the Year, Coastal Virginia Magazine Top Lawyers of Coastal Virginia, and Chambers USA Guide Best Lawyers in the Virginia Construction Industry, among others. For more information, please visit

About Vandeventer Black LLP

Vandeventer Black LLP is a dynamic business and litigation law firm established in 1883 that is dedicated to responsiveness and results while delivering internationally recognized legal solutions. Headquartered in the commercial gateway of Norfolk, Virginia, its accomplished attorneys assist clients from offices located in Virginia, North Carolina, and Germany.

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