Sands Anderson announces opening of new office in Williamsburg, Virginia

Williamsburg is the firm’s sixth office location and
welcomes attorney Elizabeth L. White

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA (December 13, 2017) — The Mid-Atlantic law firm of Sands Anderson is pleased to announce the opening of its sixth location in Williamsburg, Virginia. The firm also welcomes Williamsburg-based attorney, Elizabeth L. White, a recognized national leader in community association law.

Sands Anderson has long served clients in the Williamsburg and Hampton Roads regions and has prudently planned to expand in the eastern Virginia. The new location will allow for the firm to more efficiently serve existing clients in those markets while the firm continues to grow.

Margaret F. Hardy, firm president said, “Our shareholders have long discussed the potential for opening an office in the Hampton Roads region. With Liz joining the firm and our growing business in the region, now is the right opportunity for us to open our Williamsburg office. We are thrilled to be located in a dynamic region and to be an engaged member of the community.”

White, a Williamsburg native and resident, earned her undergraduate and law degrees from William & Mary.  She is a seasoned community association, commercial, real estate, and land use attorney and is a member of Community Association’s Institute’s (CAI) prestigious College of Community Association Lawyers. In addition to leading the Williamsburg office, White leads Sands Anderson’s interdisciplinary Community Association Team of 10 attorneys. She joined the firm in September and was previously with LeClairRyan.

White’s practice is centered on acting as general counsel to large-scale master planned communities, as well as representing developers, financial institutions, local governments and insurers in connection with planned community developments, condominiums and operations.

White publishes widely and is a sought-after speaker. She is a regular commentator and webinar presenter for, a national online publication for the association industry. She has received numerous awards and recognition for her industry knowledge and has been named to The Best Lawyers in America. On Friday, December 8, the Southeastern Virginia Chapter of CAI named White an Honorary Inductee of the Speakers Bureau.  

Brian G. Muse, employment attorney who joined the firm in October 2016 will also be based in Williamsburg. Several other firm attorneys who live and serve clients in the region will use the office.

The new office is located at:

263 McLaws Circle, Suite 205
Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
Phone: (757) 208-0301

Sands Anderson is believed to be the longest continuously running business in the city of Richmond. The firm has expanded over the past 20 years to Christiansburg, Fredericksburg, McLean, Virginia, and Raleigh, North Carolina and has 62 attorneys.

About Sands Anderson PC

Sands Anderson PC is a Mid-Atlantic law firm founded in 1842 that guides clients with united support for their complete legal needs. As a consultative ally, we represent businesses, government entities, insurance companies, healthcare organizations, and individuals from our six offices located throughout Virginia and in North Carolina. We are a true team of legal professionals committed to a collaborative and inclusive workplace, as well as to supporting the economic growth of the communities where we operate. For more information, visit

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