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Carl Eason, Attorney at Law

Carl A. Eason joined the firm in 1980 and has served as President since 1990. Mr. Eason represents banks, credit unions, and finance companies, particularly in the area of collateral recovery in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 proceedings. He also has extensive experience with environmental issues affecting lenders, especially in the area of wetlands and land use.

Mr. Eason has lectured frequently on both creditors’ rights and environmental issues. He is also experienced with riparian rights issues and serves as counsel to the Hampton Roads Marine Contractors Association. He also participated in the Supreme Court case of Langley v. Meredith, a landmark decision in the riparian rights body of law.

Bar Admissions
  • Virginia
    1979
  • U.S. District Court
    1979
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court
    1979
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
    1982
  • U.S. Supreme Court
    1985
Education
  • University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law, Richmond, Virginia & University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia
    J.D. – 1979
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
    M.A. – 1975
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
    B.A. – 1974
  • Selected as one of Coastal Virginia Magazine’s, “Top Lawyers”, 2015
  • Selected and listed as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” (Riparian Rights Issues), 2015
  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • National Moot Court Team
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board, Member and Past Chair
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  • Speaker, Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Conference CLE, 2015
  • American Heart Association
  • American Cancer Society
  • Selected as one of Coastal Virginia Magazine’s, “Top Lawyers”, 2015
  • Selected and listed as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” (Riparian Rights Issues), 2015
  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • National Moot Court Team
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board, Member and Past Chair
  • View More
  • Speaker, Mid-Atlantic Bankruptcy Conference CLE, 2015
  • American Heart Association
  • American Cancer Society