In Response to Client Demand, CLG Announces Launch of Family Law Practice Group!

Prompted by client demand, Commonwealth Law Group will now offer family law services through its latest division, Commonwealth Family Law. This new practice area, which the firm has been actively pursuing since February 2019, will complement its existing personal injury, workers’ compensation, and civil rights practice areas. At its onset, Commonwealth Family Law will provide […]

Exploring the Homes of Virginia’s Presidents: James Madison

Day Trip through History, Part 1 If we asked you which U.S. presidents called Virginia home, would you know the answer? You may already be aware that Mount Vernon in Northern Virginia was home to our first president, George Washington. Monticello, the Charlottesville estate of our third president, Thomas Jefferson, is also a well-known piece […]

Your 2018 Guide to Richmond-area Farmers’ Markets

Every spring and summer, the Richmond area blossoms with farmers’ markets featuring local (and often organic) produce, crafts, and wares from our very own Central Virginia farmers and artisans. Choosing to shop locally not only supports your fellow Richmonders but also gives you access to the freshest produce, picked at peak ripeness, sometimes for less […]

Hey Richmond: Where to Watch July 4th Fireworks in Central Virginia

Happy birthday, America! As we turn the calendar to July 2018, we join together to celebrate the 242nd birthday of our great country, which became an independent nation in 1776 with the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Since then, much has changed, but our patriotism around this historic holiday remains steadfast. Not only do […]

Get Festive: CLG’s Richmond Summer Festival Guide, June and July Edition

The sun is out, temperatures are rising, and the pollen scourge is a distant memory: In Richmond, Virginia, that means it’s festival season! Whether you’re a foodie on a mission to expand your palate, a culture vulture seeking arts and beauty, a parent looking to entertain your little ones, or a music lover ready to […]

15 Richmond Summer Camps for Sports Fans, Artists, Explorers—and Every Student in Between

The end of the school year is right around the corner, which means one of two things for Richmond-area parents: Either you’ve crafted detailed daily schedules packed with fun, learning, adventure—and yes, a little screen time—OR you’re desperately wondering how you’ll keep your children from becoming the neighborhood couch potatoes. Either way, Commonwealth Law Group […]

Join us May 23 at Väsen Brewing Company: CLG Presents 2018 Justice for Ale

As Americans, we like to think that we all have access to justice.  But did you know that there’s an underserved segment of our community who can’t afford legal representation and often isn’t experiencing justice as we think we know it? Public defenders are only assigned to criminal cases When convicted of a criminal charge, […]

Meet Gianna Fioravante: Senior Paralegal for Commonwealth Law Group

At Commonwealth Law Group, our experienced workers’ compensation attorneys and personal injury attorneys offer personalized, client-focused services. Our staff works closely together to monitor each case personally and provide our clients with this type of service. Because our staff is so crucial to our clients, we want to introduce them to you on our blog. […]

13 Spring Cleaning Hacks to Prevent a Life of Grime

Ah, spring. The weather is warm(ish), flowers are blooming, bunnies are everywhere … no, not the kind that hop around on four legs. We’re talking about dust bunnies―they’ve been breeding under your bed all winter, along with the mildew on the shower curtain and the mites hiding out in your mattress. But if anything is […]

Join Us for ASK 5K on April 28: Support Local Kids with Cancer

Craving exercise and community involvement in Central Virginia? We’ve got the ideal event for you: the ASK 5K & Fun Walk. Join Commonwealth Law Group in its support of this unique, inspiring event. Who: Community-minded Richmonders and Central Virginians who want to support and improve the lives of families with kids fighting cancer. What: The […]