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Lawrence M Schonberger
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Leesburg, VA
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Lawrence M. Schonberger is a principal of Sevila, Saunders, Huddleston & White, P.C. Mr. Schonberger's practice emphasizes real estate, commercial transactions, small business corporations, foreclosures, and community association law He served two terms (1997-2000; 2000-2003) on the Board of Governors for the Real Property Section of the Virginia State Bar, during which he served as Secretary (1999-2000), Vice-Chair (2000-2001) and Chair (2001-2002) of the board. He has written articles on real property issues for the Section's publication the Fee Simple, and lectured on real property issues for Virginia CLE, the educational division of the Virginia Law Foundation, and lectured on community association issues for the Washington Metropolitan Chapter of the Community Associations Institute. He has been designated one of Virginia's "Legal Elite" on numerous occasions by Virginia Business Magazine. Mr. Schonberger has also received a peer review rating of AV from Martindale-Hubbell.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Small Business Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships
  • Foreclosures
  • Community Association Law
  • Landlord-Tenant Law

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1988
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1988

Education

  • Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont
    • J.D. - 1987
    • Honors: Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
    • M.S. - 1984
    • Major: Mass Communications
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
    • B.S. - 1979
    • Major: Mass Communications
    • Minor: History

Honors and Awards

  • Friend of Small Business Award
  • Virginia's "Legal Elite"
  • Peer Review Rating of AV from Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia State Bar, Member, 1988 to Present
  • Real Property Section, Virginia State Bar, Secretary, Board of Governors, 1999 to 2000
  • Real Property Section, Virginia State Bar, Vice-Chair, Board of Governors, 2000 to 2001
  • Real Property Section, Virginia State Bar, Chair, Board of Governors, 2001 to 2002
  • Virginia State Bar, Real Estate Section, Member, Ethics Subcommittee, 2002 to Present
  • Loudoun County Bar Association, Member, 2002 to Present
  • Town of Leesburg, Virginia, Member, Planning Commission, 1997 to 2002
  • Town of Leesburg, Virginia, Member, Environmental Commission, 2004 to 2006
  • Town of Leesburg, Virginia, Member, Cable Commission, 2003 to 2004
  • Town of Leesburg, Virginia, Member, Tree Commission, 1995 to 1997