Philip S. LaMar, Esq.

Posted on Apr 12, 2016

Philip S. LaMar, Esq.

Philip S. 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 General District Court Cases and Circuit Court Civil Cases.

In 2019 the Judicial Council of Virginia certified Phil as an Appellate Mediator for mediating Court of Appeals cases.

In addition Phil’s serves on the Mediator Panel of the Virginia State Bar’s Fee Dispute Resolution Program and the Virginia Office of Consumer Affairs’ Arbitration Panel.

Phil’s Business Mediation cases have included those involving issues of construction, intellectual property, insurance, 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), operation of his law practice and Positive Solutions Group, LLC.

Phil also specializes in Family Mediation cases involving those involving family disputes involving Divorce, Separation, Equitable division of property, child and spousal support, parenting (custody and visitation) and the preparation of separation agreements.

Also, related to family mediation, Phil specializes in mediating Estate and Will conflicts such as those arising between adult children concerning disposition of their parents’ estate.

In addition to his roles as mediator, Phil 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 Estate Planning Council and the Virginia Mediation Network.