Kaufman and Canoles



Private Client Services Update - Transfer of Residence to Living Trusts: Insurance Issues
Living trusts have become so popular that financial advisors, bankers, insurance agents and lawyers are accustomed to seeing their clients convey residences to living trusts. There are insurance pitfalls associated with conveying one’s residence to a living trust which advisors should be prepared to identify.
By Gregory R. Davis and Private Client Services

Government Contracts Bid Protest Update
Terence Murphy, Chair of the Government Contracts practice group, recently presented, "Government Contract Bid Protest Update." 
By Terence Murphy

A Loan Participation Checklist: The Devil is in the Details
There are a number of key factors that are often missed or neglected by the originating/selling Credit Union when they initially close on a member business loan (MBL) transaction and those issues come to light when we are assisting a Credit Union considering the purchase of a participation interest
By Dustin H. DeVore

Press Releases

Kaufman & Canoles Named to 2015 US News Best Lawyers - "Best Law Firms"
November 2014– Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that the firm received national and local rankings in the 2015 edition of U. S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”.   The firm received Tier 1 rankings in Norfolk in the following practice areas:

Local Organizations Partner to Host Workshops to Provide Insight on Franchise Ownership
September 2014 – In an effort to educate potential franchise owners, the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce; Small Business Development Center of Hampton Roads (SBDC); Kaufman & Canoles, P. C. ; FranNet; and Hampton Roads Veterans Business Outreach Center have partnered to host
About Nicole J. Harrell and Stephen E. Story

10 Kaufman & Canoles Attorneys Named Best Lawyers 2015 Lawyers of the Year
Kaufman & Canoles is pleased to announce that ten of the firm's attorneys have been named Best Lawyers in America 2015 Lawyers of the Year.
About Paul K. Campsen, Barry W. Hunter, Gus J. James II, Kirkland M. Kelley, Charles E. Land, Terence Murphy, Stephen E. Noona, Alfred M. Randolph Jr., Hunter W. Sims Jr. and W. Edgar Spivey


Kaufman & Canoles Represents Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust in Initial Public Offering
Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., is pleased to announce that Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (WHLR), successfully completed the initial public offering of its common shares on the Nasdaq Capital Market.
About Charles E. Land and Jonathan B. Reed

Kaufman & Canoles Represents Bank of America in Financing of New Retail at Williamsburg Pottery
Kaufman & Canoles recently served as bank counsel in connection with a $10,000,000 loan by Bank of America, N.A. to finance the development of three new retail buildings for the Williamsburg Pottery in Williamsburg, Virginia.
About Otto W. Konrad

Kaufman & Canoles Represents Taylor Farms in Conditional Use Permit Application
Kaufman & Canoles recently represented Taylor Farms Land Company, LLC in its application for a conditional use permit before the Virginia Beach City Council to allow a large scale sand borrow pit on a portion of its property.
About Ann K. Crenshaw