This is the first post on my blog or blawg (since it will have legalese in it). I think it will help me work out some issues I struggle with in the world of legal ethics. If you are not a lawyer, you will probably find much of what I post here will be useless, unless, of course, you have hired a lawyer and you think your lawyer is not acting ethically. I hope that I will have the time to post often, but we shall see.
I post on this server as bluesburner because in addition to being a lawyer (I am the Ethics Counsel for the Virginia State Bar) I play guitar and sing in a blues/alt country/rock band. We are called the Tin Foil Militia and you can learn more about that at the band's website-
I am employed by the Virginia State Bar, which is an administrative agency of the Supreme Court of Virginia. The bar's website is: