Virginia Lawyers Weekly is a newspaper published in Richmond, Virginia, United States.[1]

It reports digests of recent court opinions handed down in Virginia’s state and federal courts. The paper also covers legal news and publishes Verdict & Settlement Reports provided by lawyers in the Commonwealth.

The paper is published on Mondays, 52 weeks a year.


Virginia Lawyers Weekly was created and first published by Lawyers Weekly Inc.;[2] it began publication on June 9, 1986. The paper started a companion website,, in 1996.

In 2004, Minneapolis-based Dolan Media, Inc. (NYSE: DM) acquired the paper.[2]


  1. ^ "Virginia Lawyers Weekly". Retrieved 14 June 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Lawyers Weekly parent bought by Minn. firm". Boston Business Journal. 1 September 2004. Retrieved 14 June 2016.