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MVA Recognized in 2018 Benchmark Litigation
(October 2017)

Moore & Van Allen was listed as a “recommended” firm for litigation in North Carolina in the 2018 edition of Benchmark Litigation. Additionally, Benchmark named 10 Charlotte Litigation attorneys “stars” based on client and peer recommendations.


Best Lawyers® Recognizes 71 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
(August 2017)

Moore & Van Allen is pleased to announce that 71 attorneys representing each of the Firm’s offices were listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2018.


Moore & Van Allen Attorneys and Practices Recognized in 2017 Chambers & Partners Guide
(May 2017)

McDowell Receives Julius L. Chambers Diversity Champion Award
(February 2017)

McDowell Ranked on Super Lawyers Top Lists
(January 2017)

Thirty Seven Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Named by Super Lawyers
(January 2017)

MVA Hosts Law School Panel Discussion
(February 2016)

Thirty-nine Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
(January 2016)

McDowell and Smith to Lecture 2016 Duke Law Winter Session
(November 2015)

Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen for Eighth Consecutive Year
(October 2015)

Best Lawyers Recognizes 76 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
(August 17, 2015)

Seventy-six attorneys representing each of Moore & Van Allen's three offices were listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016.


MVA Attorneys and Practices Recognized in Latest Chambers and Partners Guide
(May 28, 2015)

Forty-three Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
(January 2015)

Forty-three total MVA attorneys were named to either Super Lawyers’ 2015 list of top attorneys in North Carolina, or the 2015 Rising Stars list.


McDowell Featured as "Minority Powerbroker"
Law360, (December 2014)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was selected for Law360's "Minority Powerbrokers" series.


McDowell Named in Regard to City Investigation
The Charlotte Observer, (December 2014)

Charlotte Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was named in The Charlotte Observer on December 2 and December 9, for work she did for the city in 2010.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen for Seventh Consecutive Year
Named a “recommended” firm; 10 Charlotte members identified as “stars”, (December 2014)

Moore & Van Allen and 10 of its Charlotte Litigation attorneys were recognized in the 2015 edition of Benchmark Litigation.


Best Lawyers Recognizes 77 Moore & Van Allen Attorneys
Members Ghidina and Oates each named a “Lawyer of the Year”, (August 2014)

Seventy-seven attorneys representing each of Moore & Van Allen's three offices were listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015.


"CBJ Seen" Highlights Public Service Luncheon
Charlotte Business Journal, (August 2014)

The Charlotte Business Journal published "MVA making a difference," a recap and photos from the 2014 Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Luncheon, in their August 1 issue.


Firm Hosts 13th Annual Public Service Luncheon
Cabell Clay receives 2014 Sally & Bill Van Allen Public Service Award, (July 2014)

The Firm held its annual Public Service Luncheon in June, celebrating 10,000 hours of pro bono and public service in 2013.


MVA Practices & Attorneys Among Chambers’ Finest
(June 2014)

Chambers & Partners recognized eight MVA practice groups and 28 MVA attorneys in their 2014 guide.


Forty-four Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers
(January 2014)

Forty-four total MVA attorneys were named to either Super Lawyers’ 2014 list of top attorneys in North Carolina, or the 2014 Rising Stars list.


Charlotte Chamber Awards Firm for Diversity Efforts
MVA presented with Belk Innovation in Diversity Award at Annual Meeting, (December 2013)

The Charlotte Chamber has awarded MVA with the Belk Innovation in Diversity Award.


Firm Receives 2014 Diversity Leader Award
Profiles in Diversity Journal, (November 2013)

Profiles in Diversity Journal has named the Firm a 2014 Diversity Leader.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen for Sixth Consecutive Year
Named a “recommended” firm; nine Charlotte members identified as “stars”, (October 2013)

The Firm was listed as “recommended” for litigation in North Carolina in the 2014 edition of Benchmark Litigation. Nine Charlotte Litigation members were also recognized.


Best Lawyers Recognizes 77 MVA Attorneys
Members Fisher, Johnson, Hagood each named a “Lawyer of the Year”, (August 2013)

Seventy-seven MVA attorneys and 19 Firm practice areas were represented in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014.


McDowell Speaks to Task Force Initiatives
The Charlotte Observer, (July 2013)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was quoted in The Charlotte Observer on July 14.


McDowell Named 2013 Citizen Lawyer
(June 2013)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell was named a 2013 recipient of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Citizen Lawyer Award.


Litigation Members Featured in Diversity Publication
Profiles in Diversity Journal Spotlights McDowell & Heslin
Profiles in Diversity Journal, (June 2013)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and Brian Heslin were spotlighted in the May/June Profiles in Diversity Journal.


McDowell's Task Force Leadership Highlighted by Media
The Charlotte Observer & WFAE 90.7

Member Valecia McDowell is a co-chair of the Arts & Science Council’s Cultural Life Task Force, and in conjunction, served as a panelist on WFAE 90.7’s “Charlotte Talks” and was quoted in The Charlotte Observer.


MVA Practices & Attorneys Among Chambers' Finest
Seven practice groups and 21 attorneys named in 2013 Chambers USA Guide, (May 2013)

Seven Moore & Van Allen practice groups and 21 individual attorneys were recognized in the 2013 Chambers USA Guide.


MVA Recommended by Benchmark Litigation
Ten attorneys also recognized by the leading directory, (December 2012)

Benchmark named MVA a recommended North Carolina litigation firm, and recognized ten MVA attorneys.


Vervais and McDowell Featured in American Banker
(September 2012)

Litigation Attorneys Mindy Vervais and Valecia McDowell recently contributed an article to American Banker.


McDowell Invited to Join Community Leadership Council
(September 2012)

Litigation Member Valecia McDowell has been invited to join Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation's Community Leadership Council.


Best Lawyers Recognizes 71 MVA Attorneys
(September 2012)

Best Lawyers has recognized a record seventy-one Moore & Van Allen attorneys for 2013 based on peer reviews.


MVA Practice Groups Receive Highest Chambers Recognitions
(June 2012)

Chambers recognized seven MVA practice groups and 21 Moore & Van Allen attorneys in Chambers USA Guide: America’s Leading Business Lawyers 2012.


McDowell and Fagg Contribute Additional Article to InsideCounsel.com
(June 2012)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and John Fagg, along with Summer Associate Kimberly Cochran, have contributed a 7th article to InsideCounsel.com.


Fagg and McDowell Offer Interview Tips in 6th InsideCounsel.com Article
(May 2012)

Litigation Members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell have contributed their 6th article, "5 Tips for Conducting High-Value Internal Investigations", to InsideCounsel.com


McDowell and Fagg 's Suggestions for Choosing Counsel on InsideCounsel.com
(May 2012)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and John Fagg's fifth article has been published on InsideCounsel.com.


Fagg and McDowell Provide Internal Investigation Guidance in 4th InsideCounsel.com Article
(April 2012)

Litigation Members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell have written the fourth column entitled "How To Conduct Internal Investigations."


Fagg and McDowell Contribute 3rd Article to InsideCounsel.com
(April 2012)

The latest article by Litigation members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell is currently featured on InsideCounsel.com.


Fagg and McDowell Continue Series with 2nd Article on InsideCounsel.com
(March 29, 2012)

Litigation members John Fagg and Valecia McDowell have written their second article for InsideCounsel.com.


McDowell and Fagg Published on InsideCounsel.com
(March 15, 2012)

Litigation Members Valecia McDowell and John Fagg have partnered with InsideCounsel.com to co-author a six-part series for the online publication.


Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Receive Chambers Recognition
(March 2012)

Chambers & Partners has named 21 Moore & Van Allen attorneys “Leaders in their Field.”


McDowell Named a Leader in the Law
(August 2011)

Valecia McDowell was named to North Carolina Lawyers Weekly's 2011 list of 25 Leaders in the Law.


McDowell & Bloomfield Published in Bloomberg Law Report
(August 2011)

McDowell and Bloomfield were published in the August 1 issue of Bloomberg’s Corporate Counsel Law Report.


McDowell Quoted in Inside Counsel
(July 2011)

Valecia McDowell is quoted in the August 2011 edition of Inside Counsel in an article entitled "Maintaining Objectivity in Internal Investigations".


Valecia McDowell Selected As CBJ 2011 Women In Business Award Winner
(May 6, 2011)

Valecia McDowell was selected to receive one of the Charlotte Business Journal's Women in Business Awards.


2011 Legal Elite recognizes 20 MVA attorneys
(January 2011)

Moore & Van Allen (MVA) is pleased to announce that 20 attorneys were included in Business North Carolina magazine’s Legal Elite.


MVA attorneys honored by NC Super Lawyers
(January 2011)

Forty-five of Moore & Van Allen's North Carolina attorneys were selected for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers 2011.


Three MVA Attorneys Selected as "Women Extraordinaire"
(November 18, 2010)

MVA attorneys Karin McGinnis, Valecia McDowell and Arlene Hanks have all been selected as a 2010 Business Leader Women Extraordinaire honoree.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Moore & Van Allen’s NC Litigation Practice with Highest Designation
(November 2010)

MVA's Litigation practice recognized by Benchmark Litigation.


McDowell and Zirkle Named to 50 Most Influential Women of 2010 List
The Mecklenburg Times, (February 2010)

Valecia McDowell and Kimberly Zirkle were named to the 50 Most Influential Women for 2010 list by The Mecklenburg Times.


McDowell to be a panelist at NC Women in Leadership Symposium
(Winter 2010)

The National Diversity Council has invited Valecia McDowell to be a panelist at the upcoming Women in Leadership Symposium on March 18th in Charlotte.


Thirty-five Moore & Van Allen Attorneys Named to North Carolina Super Lawyers 2010
(January 2010)

Moore & Van Allen is please to announce that thirty-five of its attorneys were named North Carolina Super Lawyers for 2010


Valecia McDowell & Brian Heslin Inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America
(October 29, 2009)

Valecia McDowell and Brian Heslin were inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America on October 29th at the 2009 Fall Conference & Induction of Fellows in Charleston, S.C.


Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Firm’s NC Litigation Practice with Highest Designation
(October 2009)

MVA Litigation Group received the highest marks available in the Benchmark Litigation 2010 listing of North Carolina firms.


Valecia McDowell Quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal
(September 25, 2009)

Valecia McDowell was quoted in the Charlotte Business Journal in an article regarding diversity initiatives within the legal community, including hiring practices.


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