RVA Trial Lawyers exists for Richmond’s trial lawyers. Through this podcast, we hope to learn from them, support them, connect them, inspire them, and preserve their work for future trial lawyers.
"One piece of advice I would give people is you really have to be yourself because insincerity is sensed by juries. It's sensed by judges. If you're trying to be something you're not, it's not going to work."
John Rockecharlie and Russ Stone joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss their many years working as prosecutors and criminal defense lawyers, the lessons learned from their hundreds o...
"To me, if you say what is justice? I remember during the summer of George Floyd when people said no peace, no justice. I started wondering all summer long what people think is justice. I think having those seven or twelve people participate, that's justice."
Judge Catherine Hammond joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss her career as a lawyer and as a judge as well as her role in starting one of the are...
"If you really do your job as a prosecutor, you can help people."
Learned Barry joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss his 47 years as a prosecutor in the City of Richmond, his more than 700 murder cases, and his commitment to trying cases well.
It was a privilege having Learned Barry join us.
"You have to have that spark of curiosity of creativity, but it has to be coupled with an utter fearlessness."
Brewster Rawls joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss his career, his work as a medical malpractice attorney, and his love for trying cases.
It was a privilege having Brewster Rawls join us.
"You're not gonna be another number coming through the system. You're gonna be a human being with everything that is good about you. Maybe some things that perhaps are not so good. But the key is to humanize you."
Russell Bowles joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss his career, his work as a criminal defense attorney, and his love for being the "washer" between the "nut" and the...
“Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise.”
John Shea joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss his career, his record-setting verdict against Norfolk Southern, and his work in the courtroom.
There is no question that John Shea is an exceptional trial lawyer (his many, many multi-million dollar results are evidence of this), but what separates him is his genuine care for the people he represent...
"If not you, who?"
Craig Cooley joined us on RVA Trial Lawyers. We discuss his career, his representation of DC Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo, and his work in the courtroom.
There is no question that Craig Cooley is a great trial lawyer, a great criminal defense attorney, and a great human.
It was a privilege having Craig Cooley join us.
"To dream the impossible dream
To fight the un...
"McCartney: A Life in Lyrics" offers listeners the opportunity to sit in on conversations between Paul McCartney and poet Paul Muldoon dissecting the people, experiences, and art that inspired McCartney’s songwriting. These conversations were held during the past several years as the two collaborated on the best selling book, “The Lyrics: 1965 to Present.” Over two seasons and 24 episodes of “McCartney: A Life in Lyrics”, you’ll hear a combination master class, memoir, and improvised journey with one of the most beloved figures in popular music. Each episode focuses on one song from McCartney’s iconic catalog – spanning early Beatles through his solo work. Season 1 premieres on October 4th. “McCartney: A Life in Lyrics” is a co-production between iHeart Media, MPL and Pushkin Industries. Cover Portrait © 1967 Paul McCartney / Photographer: Linda McCartney
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