LGA Ethics Committee

Mission statement

Develop CLE programs on legal ethics for LGA members.

Offer informal advice to LGA members on ethical issues; proactively survey and respond to LGA members' listserv inquiries that deal with ethics questions.

Anticipate ethical issues affecting local government law.

Review and recommend changes, when appropriate, to the Code of Professional Responsibility.

Serve as liaison with the Virginia State Bar Department of Professional Regulation, its standing committees on (a) Legal Ethics and (b) the Unauthorized Practice of Law, and (c) any special committees studying revisions to the rules governing professional responsibility.

MEMBERS: ETHICS COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE MEMBER APPOINTMENT TERM
Michele Gowdy, Chair
mmgowdy@newkent-va.us
Ending 8.31.15
2nd Term
George McAndrews, Vice-Chair
george.mcandrews@alexandriava.gov
Ending 8.31.15
2nd Term
Jim Elliot
jelliott@elliottlawson.com
Ending 8.31.15
1st Term
Andy Herrick
aherrick@albermale.org
Ending 8.31.15
1st Term
Wahaj Memon
wmemon@pwcgov.org
Ending 8.31.15
1st Term
Patrick Skelley
p.skelley@bedfordcountyva.gov
Ending 8.31.15
1st Term
Liz Whiting
lizwhiting745516@cs.com
Ending 8.31.15
1st Term
Dan Whitten
dwhitten@warrencountya.net
Ending 8.31.15
1st Term