McGuireWoods promotes Herring to Richmond office managing partner
Former Richmond prosecutor joined firm in 2019
Former Richmond Commonwealth’s Attorney Michael Herring has been appointed managing partner of McGuireWoods’ Richmond office, the law firm announced Monday.
After 13 years as Richmond commonwealth’s attorney, Herring resigned in 2019 to accept a position as a partner at McGuireWoods. Herring specializes in commercial litigation, government investigations and white collar criminal defense matters.
Prior to his election in 2006, Herring was a partner at law firm Bricker & Herring, where he represented clients in medical malpractice and criminal defense cases.
Herring is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers and is an adjunct professor at the University of Richmond School of Law.
He succeeds George Keith Martin, who was managing partner of McGuireWoods’ Richmond office for more than 12 years. Martin practices construction, commercial real estate and local government law.