Philip S. LaMar, Esq.

Posted on Apr 12, 2016

Philip S. LaMar, Esq.

Phil LaMar is a principal in Positive Solutions Group, LLC. He is a mediator certified, with Mentor status, by the Supreme Court of Virginia to mediate both General District Court cases and Circuit Court civil cases. In addition Mr. LaMar is an arbitrator who established an Arbitration Unit at the Community Mediation Center in Charlottesville and serves on the Virginia’s Office of Consumer Affairs’ Arbitration Panel.

Mr. LaMar’s business mediation cases have included those involving issues of construction, intellectual property, insurance, personal injury, consumer-business matters, contracts, landlord-tenant and employment. To business mediations he brings years of successful business experience which includes serving in many executive positions, including General Manager, at the Michie Company, (now Lexis Nexis),  the operation of his law practice and the operation of Positive Solutions Group.

Mr. LaMar specializes in family mediation cases involving family issues including those involving divorce, separation, equitable division of property, child and spousal support and parenting (custody and visitation), and in the preparation of separation agreements .

Also, related to family cases, Mr. LaMar specializes in estate planning and will mediation cases.

In addition to his roles as mediator, Mr. LaMar currently practices law in Charlottesville, Virginia.

He is a member of the Virginia State Bar, the Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association, the Virginia Alternative Dispute Resolution Joint Committee, the Virginia Mediation Network and the Central Virginia Estate Planning Council.