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Office Location: 120 Exeter Drive, Suite 200, Winchester, VA 22603
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Thomas "Ty" Moore Lawson is the founding principal of Thomas Moore Lawson, P.C. and has practiced with that firm and its successor firm, Lawson and Silek, P.L.C., since its inception in 1994. A native of Oakton, Virginia, Ty relocated to Winchester in 1991 and has continually practiced in the Northern Shenandoah Valley region since that time. He represents businesses and individuals in both the public and private sectors. He has argued and successfully tried cases in federal and state courts, including the Virginia Supreme Court, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals and appears regularly in state and federal courts throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of West Virginia. He has also successfully represented clients in both the sale and purchase of manufacturing companies transacting business worldwide.
He received his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law, and his B.A. from Washington and Lee University. Prior to his practice in the private sector, Ty was a law clerk to the Circuit Court Judges of the 31st Judicial Circuit (Virginia). He served as the Secretary/Treasurer for the Shenandoah Valley Manufacturers’ Association and previously served as a board member for Trex Company, LLC, Lord Fairfax Community College Educational Foundation, Clarke County Educational Foundation, and the Shenandoah Valley Telecommuting Center.
Ty is a past Virginia State Bar Seventh District Ethics Committee Chairman and Virginia State Bar’s Litigation Section Board of Governor’s member. He is a member of the Litigation, Corporate Counsel, and Local Government Law sections of the Virginia State Bar. He is also a member of the Virginia State Bar, West Virginia State Bar, Winchester/Frederick County Bar Association, and is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Courts and Bankruptcy Courts in both states. He is also a member of the Boyd-Graves Conference.
Seventy-five percent (75%) of Ty’s practice is devoted to Real Estate/Land Use Planning and Zoning and Litigation.
George Mason University School of Law
Washington and Lee University
Judicial Law Clerk, 31st Judicial Circuit, 1987-1988
Born: 1961, Fairfax, Virginia, United States of America