James P. Cox, III, MichieHamlett, PLLC / Charlottesville
James P. Cox, III, is a member of the firm of MichieHamlett. He has practiced with the firm since September, 1983. His areas of practice include estate planning and administration, real estate, and litigation and court proceedings relating to estate and real estate matters. Mr. Cox received a B.A. summa cum laude from Duke University in 1980 and a J.D. from the University of Virginia in 1983. He is a member of the Virginia Bar Association, the Virginia State Bar, the Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association, the Duke University Estate Planning Council, the Central Virginia Estate Planning Council, and Phi Beta Kappa. He is a Virginia Law Fellows and both a Committee member of Virginia CLE and the Virginia Law Foundation. He is the editor and contributing author to the Virginia CLE publication, Estate and Trust Administration in Virginia since it was first published in 1997, through its Fourth Edition published spring, 2013. He is named in current edition of the Best Lawyers in America, in both Trusts and Estates and Real Estate Law and has been designated as a “Super Lawyer.” Mr. Cox has been an active participate in Community Services Housing, Inc., a non profit housing corporation which provides affordable low-income housing for mentally ill persons and/or disabled persons.
Kay M. Creasman, Old Republic National Title Company, Richmond
Kay Creasman is Associate Counsel in Virginia for Old Republic National Title Insurance Company. Working for Old Republic allows her to work with title and settlement agents to find practical answers to questions, to find reasonable ways to insure problems that might otherwise prevent timely settlement.
She received a J.D. from the University of Richmond, a M.Ed. from Tulane University, and a B.S. from Athens College. Kay has, at various times since 1976, maintained a private law practice in the Richmond area focusing on real estate, small business matters, and wills; owned and operated a high volume title insurance and non-attorney settlement agency; been employed by other national underwriters as counsel in Virginia and West Virginia; searched title in the record rooms; and spoken at numerous seminars on real estate and title insurance.