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Blankingship & Keith Attorneys Shine as "Legal Elite" in Virginia Business Magazine's 2023 Rankings


December 1, 2023

Virginia Business Magazine has recognized the exceptional legal talent at Blankingship & Keith, with twenty-two of our attorneys named "Legal Elite" in the 2023 rankings. These attorneys achieved recognition in 14 out of 20 practice areas surveyed, a testament to their diverse expertise and commitment to excellence. The nominations were based on the input of peers, highlighting the high regard in which these legal professionals are held within the community.

The 2023 Legal Elite honorees from Blankingship & Keith include:

  • Amy L. Bradley: Criminal Law
  • John F. Cafferky: Administrative Government Legislative
  • David Rust Clarke: Family Law Domestic Relations
  • Richard J. Colten: Family Law Domestic Relations
  • David J. Gogal: Civil Litigation
  • Gifford R. Hampshire: Real Estate Land Use
  • Sandra L. Havrilak: Family Law Domestic Relations
  • Mary C. Huff: Young Lawyer
  • Chidi I. James: Legal Services Pro Bono
  • John A.C. Keith: Civil Litigation
  • Michael K. Kim: Business Law
  • Laurie L. Kirkland: Labor Employment
  • Stanley P. Klein: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Elizabeth C. Morrogh: Taxes Estates Trusts
  • William B. Porter: Civil Litigation
  • Juli M. Porto: Appellate Law
  • William Quinton Robinson: Corporate Counsel
  • Jeremy B. Root: Bankruptcy Creditors Rights
  • Brian R. Sanderson: Health Law
  • Robert E. Scully Jr.: Appellate Law
  • Robert J. Stoney: Legal Services Pro Bono
  • Julia A. Yolles: Family Law Domestic Relations


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About Blankingship & Keith, P.C.:

Blankingship & Keith, P.C., established in 1979, is a full-service law firm based in Northern Virginia. With a history of providing high-quality legal services, the firm serves a diverse client base in business law, family law, personal injury, real estate, and more. Blankingship & Keith is committed to delivering effective legal solutions with a client-focused approach.


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Craig Schultz
Marketing & Business Development Manager
Blankingship & Keith, P.C.