Two Vandeventer Black attorneys were named “Lawyers of the Year” for 2019 by Best Lawyers®. This exclusive designation is given to the attorneys who receive the highest peer-review survey results in their respective practice area within a specific region. The two attorneys are:


Edward J. PowersAdmiralty and Maritime Law

William E. FranczekLitigationConstruction

In addition to Best Lawyers®, Vandeventer Black attorneys have also been recognized as: Virginia’s Business Magazine ‘Legal Elite’, ‘Top Lawyers of Coastal Virginia’ by Coastal Virginia Magazine, ‘Super Lawyers’ and ‘Rising Stars’ by Super Lawyers, as well as several recognitions given by respected bar associations.