Call For A Free Consultation

540.449.0101

August

Blog Posts in August, 2016

  • $1.8 Million Jury Award In Wrongful Pregnancy Case

    Stephen K. Lewellyn , senior litigation attorney at Davies, Barrell, Will, Lewellyn & Edwards, PLC of Culpeper, recently won a jury verdict for $1.8 Million in the Newport News Circuit Court for a client in a case involving a medical malpractice claim for wrongful pregnancy. This is believed to be the largest jury award in Virginia for such a claim. The lawsuit was filed in state court against a ...
    Continue Reading
  • How Is Child Support Calculated in Virginia?

    Child support is calculated using many variables, including the parents’ wages and other forms of income. There is not a set formula for calculating child support; rather, the judge who is overseeing the case will review the variables to find a conclusive solution. The factors to consider often involve reviewing the parent's income, but also the parent’s ability to provide support, the amount a ...
    Continue Reading
  • Why Not Creating a Will Places You at a Disadvantage

    Davies, Barrell, Will, Lewellyn & Edwards, PLC has long been an advocate for protecting your family, your best interests, and especially the wealth you have created. The recent passing of the pop superstar and songwriter, Prince, has caused a stir for those concerned about the status of his estate. He died with an estimated accumulated wealth of around $300 million. The issue is, though, that ...
    Continue Reading
  • The Right for Grandparents to Provide Kinship Care

    Kinship care is the right for family members and extended family , such as the child’s grandparents, to step in and take care of the children. This can happen if, for any reason, the parent is unable to provide for the child. It may be due to the loss of one’s job, problems with drug or alcohol abuse, or other circumstances that would not make it possible for them to provide proper care to their ...
    Continue Reading
Page 1 of 1