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Pender & Coward Attorney Kristen Jurjevich Receives Award from Virginia Bar Association


Virginia Beach, Va. – Pender & Coward attorney Kristen Jurjevich received the Emerson G. Spies Award from the Virginia Bar Association (“VBA”) for enthusiasm, loyalty and dedication in the work of the Young Lawyers Division of the VBA during a given year. 

A shareholder of the firm, Kristen focuses her practice on corporate and transactional law, real estate, community association matters and litigation. 

Kristen serves as a VBA Young Lawyers Division Executive Board Member, Chair of the Awards of Achievement Committee of the VBA’s Young Lawyers Division and a Young Lawyers Division Representative to the VBA's Pro Bono Council.  She is a 2018 LEAD Hampton Roads Graduate and has been recognized as a Virginia Super Lawyers Rising Star, a CovaBIZ Millennial on the Move and one of Virginia’s Legal Elite. 

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