News: Press Release
Offit Kurman Attorney Doug Kay Selected to Faculty of Virginia Rules and Professional Conduct Course
Richmond, VA | July 28, 2017
Offit Kurman principal attorney, Douglas Kay, was selected to join the faculty of the Virginia State Bar Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Course. In December 1988, the Virginia State Bar implemented a Rule of this Court requiring all newly-licensed Virginia lawyers to attend a course on the Virginia Rules of Professional Conduct and professionalism in general. Now we begin its twenty-ninth year. The course has received national acclaim among bar organizations. The success of this program is attributable to the strength of its faculty. Upon the recommendation of the Virginia State Bar Professionalism Committee, Doug has been invited to join the faculty for a three-year term, commencing October 2017 and concluding September 2020.
The faculty for this course consists of some of Virginia’s best judges and lawyers. The Professionalism Committee believes the most effective way to instill in their new lawyers the fundamental values of the profession is to have their most outstanding lawyers and judges teach them.
ABOUT DOUGLAS KAY
Douglas Kay possesses a broad range of practical experience to assist clients in reaching business and litigation resolutions for their most threatening and difficult problems. He has represented a wide variety of clients from individuals to publicly traded corporations and small businesses. His cases run the gamut of complexity from relatively simple breach of contract and employment litigation matters to the most complicated commercial litigation cases involving allegations of contract breach, business conspiracy, tortious interference with prospective economic advantage and misappropriation of trade secrets. Mr. Kay is particularly skilled in diagnosing and solving problems in their earliest stages and has a proven track record of avoiding costly and unnecessary litigation. However, he is calm and experienced when confronted with a matter that must be resolved in a court of law, administrative hearing or through alternative dispute resolution. He strives to reach the best result for his client’s problems.
ABOUT OFFIT KURMAN
Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. With over 140 attorneys offering a comprehensive range of services in virtually every legal category, the firm is well positioned to meet the needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. Our eleven offices serve individual and corporate clients in the Virginia, Washington, DC, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York City regions. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, professionals who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner. Trust, knowledge, confidence—in a partner, that’s perfect.
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