Bill Walman, Magistrate Regional Supervisor
Bill Walman, Magistrate Regional Supervisor, will be on campus conducting informational interviews with 3Ls interested in the Virginia Magistrate System. Interested 3Ls should mail a resume and cover letter to Janie at firstname.lastname@example.org by April 10th at 3:00 p.m. Magistrate positions are JD preferred positions. Bar passage is not required. ASL currently has approximately 20 alumni employed through the Virginia Magistrate System. Magistrates are independent judicial officers appointed by the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia. Duties and responsibilities include conducting neutral and impartial hearings related to searches, arrests, temporary detentions, and bail; conducting legal research and analysis; ascertaining and applying facts to relevant legal principles; and maintaining order and decorum in highly charged, sensitive circumstances.