Vandeventer Black LLP AV®-rated partners Anne G. Bibeau, Deborah M. Casey, Arlene F. Klinedinst, and Anita O. Poston were selected as Women in the Law for 2018. Published by Virginia Living, Women in the Law 2018 celebrates the achievements of Virginia’s most accomplished women judges and attorneys.

Anne G. Bibeau focuses her practice on Labor & Employment Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial, Tax, and General Litigation. She represents clients before federal and state courts, administrative agencies, including the EEOC and NLRB, arbitrators and mediators.  She advises clients on sexual harassment, workplace investigations, the Family and Medical Leave Act, disability law, labor relations, VOSH/OSHA citations, and other labor and employment law matters. She also serves as an arbitrator in employment law disputes.

Deborah M. Casey, CCAL®is a member of the firm’s Executive Board and Chair of its Community Associations team. For almost three decades, Casey has concentrated her practice in representing Virginia’s common interest communities providing legal counseling tailored to their needs. She also has broad experience representing creditors and commercial property owners in leasing, contracts, bankruptcy, collections and dispute resolution.

Arlene F. Klinedinst has practiced Labor & Employment Law exclusively for more than thirty years.  She advises and represents a variety of organizations and businesses on a broad range of employment issues, including discrimination, sexual harassment claims and investigations, wrongful discharge, wage and hour claims, VOSH/OSHA citations, unfair labor practices, grievance arbitration, and covenants not to compete.  She represents clients before federal and state courts, administrative agencies, arbitrators and mediators. Klinedinst currently serves as Chair of the Labor Relations and Employment Law Section Council of the Virginia Bar Association.

Anita O. Poston’s practice is concentrated in business law with a focus on transportation, healthcare, surety defense and estate planning.  She is General Counsel for the Norfolk Airport Authority and the Chesapeake Airport Authority.  Other clients include insurance companies, a multi-specialty physician practice, as well as numerous businesses and business owners.  Ms. Poston chairs the law firm’s Government Relations Committee.

These skilled attorneys have been recognized with multiple honors and awards within the legal community. Additionally, they hold leadership positions as members of boards, governing committees, and fellowships within various organizations.