RICHMOND, VIRGINIA (October 23, 2019) — Brian R. Pitney, Esq., a shareholder at Sands Anderson PC, has been selected as one of Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s 2019 class of “Leaders in the Law.” The class was honored Tuesday, Oct. 22 at the John Marshall Hotel in Richmond.
Pitney has been a member of Sands Anderson since 2002 and is a recognized leader in business law. He focuses his practice on advising clients in the areas of business formations, commercial real estate, commercial transactions, and mergers and acquisitions. He also led the firm’s Business Group for 12 years prior to being elected by his fellow shareholders to the Board of Directors in 2017.
Pitney has been included in Virginia Business magazine’s Legal Elite since 2006 and most recently was named to the 2020 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®.
Pitney earned his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, and his law degree from University of Richmond School of Law.
This is the 14th year of the Leaders in the Law awards program, which recognizes lawyers across the commonwealth who are setting the standard for other Virginia lawyers. “Leaders” are recognized for changing the law, serving the community, changing practice or improving Virginia’s justice system, among other accomplishments.
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