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2017: A Year in Review


Welcome to the Vanderpool, Frostick, & Nishanian, P.C. 2017 Review – here you can find a snapshot of some of our firm’s biggest news, events, and posts from 2017!

200 attend 6th Annual Employment Law Summit

VF&N hosted our 6th annual Employment Law Summit in partnership with PWSHRM and the Prince William Chamber of Commerce.  The event on Friday October 13th, 2017 was themed “Nightmares in HR” and attracted 200 HR professionals, administrators, and corporate executives. We are already looking forward to this year’s summit!

Religious Institutions and the Law seminar

On September 28, 2017 Rick Nishanian, Karen Cohen, and Michael Vanderpool hosted a seminar for leaders of religious institutions on legal matters that could potentially impact them. We are planning a part 2 for 2018 due to the positive feedback we received from the event!

Randy Frostick holds Avoiding Litigation Seminar for business leaders

In August 2017, we hosted a seminar on how business can avoid litigation and what to do in response to a lawsuit. The presentation given by Randy Frostick, an experienced trial and civil litigation attorney, was held at Centerfuse in Old Town Manassas.

Becky Spencer wins "Unsung Legal Hero" Award

Becky received the VA Lawyers Weekly “Unsung Legal Heroes” award following her nomination by Michael Vanderpool. Becky will celebrate her 30th anniversary with VF&N this year!

Rick Nishanian and Brett Callahan Sworn in at U.S. Supreme Court

Rick and Brett join other VF&N attorneys to have received the honor of being sworn in at the United States Supreme Court.

Michael Vanderpool award GMU Faculty of the Year

In addition to his work as a business attorney, Michael is also an adjunct Professor at the George Mason School of Business, where he teaches in the Real Estate Entrepreneurship Master’s Program. He was awarded the 2017 GMU Faculty of the Year for the Master of Science in Real Estate Development.

VF&N wins prestigious Business Excellence Award

In February 2017, VF&N was selected by the Prince William Chamber of Commerce to receive the “Business Excellence Award” for large business. Excellence and professionalism are two of our core values, and we are proud to have been recognized by the Chamber for these attributes.

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