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What’s New

In addition to achieving striving to address our client’s legal challenges in transactions or in the courtroom, the attorneys at McCandlish have been recognized for their legal expertise as well as involvement in bar associations, charitable endeavors, and community activities.

Legal Elite 2019

19 McCandlish Lillard Lawyers Named to Virginia Business’s “Legal Elite” for 2019

McCandlish Lillard is pleased to announce that 19 of its 21 attorneys, a record number for the firm, have been recognized by Virginia Business magazine as being among Virginia’s “Legal Elite.” Peyton Mahaffey, who along with Ralph M. Tener is one of only 21 attorneys in Virginia to be recognized every year since the project began in 2000, was featured in the category of Civil Litigation.

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Swing for Soldiers Golf Tournament

Helping Charities for Veterans

McCandlish Lillard has been a sponsor of the Swing for Soldiers Golf Tournament for the last eight years.

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Daniel P. Lyon

Former Partner Daniel P. Lyon Rejoins McCandlish Lillard as Of Counsel

McCandlish Lillard is pleased to announce that the firm has rehired attorney Daniel P. Lyon as Of Counsel. 

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McCandlish attorneys recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2020

We are proud to announce that seven of our lawyers have been recognized as among The Best Lawyers in America© 2020.

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McCandlish Sponsors Annual VBA Summer Meeting

McCandlish Lillard is proud to have been a sponsor of the annual VBA summer meeting. This all-star panel was moderated by former Justice John Charles Thomas of the Virginia Supreme Court.

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Congratulations to Peyton Mahaffey

Congratulations to R. Peyton Mahaffey, President and Principal of McCandlish Lillard, on nearly 39 years of service to our firm, our clients, our community, the legal profession, and leadership in Virginia, and being named to the Virginia Lawyers Media HALL OF FAME – Class of 2019.

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R. Peyton Mahaffey

R. Peyton Mahaffey Named to “Virginia Lawyers Hall of Fame”

Peyton Mahaffey has been named to the Class of 2019 for the “Virginia Lawyers Hall of Fame.” The Hall of Fame is sponsored by Virginia Lawyers Weekly, and honors attorneys on the basis of their career accomplishments, contributions to the development of law in Virginia, contributions to the bar and the Commonwealth, and efforts to improve the quality of justice in Virginia.

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Attorneys Named to 2019 Super Lawyers Lists

Eight lawyers from the law firm of McCandlish Lillard have been selected to the 2019 Super Lawyers or Rising Stars lists.

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