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- Three of our attorneys are certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, a national non-governmental organization that grants certification to lawyers who have by training, experience, recommendation of their peers, and examination met their exacting standards. The screening of credentials that all NBTA board certified attorneys must successfully complete includes: documentation of trial experience, judicial and peer references, documentation of participation in continuing legal education, evaluation of legal writing skills, report of all disciplinary matters brought before any official body, either public or confidential, for scrutiny by the NBTA Standards Committee, and the completion of a day long examination. NBTA members maintain active trial practices and are required to report their disciplinary status annually. Every five years members are required to apply for recertification to insure their commitment to their designated specialty. The Supreme Court of Virginia requires us to state that in Virginia there is no procedure for certifying organizations.
- One of our attorneys is certified by the National Institute of Trial Advocacy as a Medical Malpractice Specialist. The Supreme Court of Virginia requires us to state that in Virginia there is no procedure for certifying organizations.
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