BUSINESS FORMATION & MAINTENANCE
Nancyellen is our latest addition, joining the firm in 2021. Her practice areas include general counsel for regulated businesses and local government focusing on: administrative law, federal, state and local regulatory compliance and enforcement; governance; commercial transactions and negotiation, intellectual property; procurement laws, including public-private partnerships; freedom of information, conflicts of interests. She also handles matters relating to zoning, land use and the Chesapeake Bay Protection Act, and conducts training for local elected and appointed officials on governance, regulatory and procedural issues.
Nancyellen has represented start-up and established businesses, both public and private. Nancyellen will assist you and your business in protecting valuable information, data, assets and creations. From formation throughout operations of the business, Nancyellen has the experience to assist you with maximizing your opportunities and avoiding problems.
She was selected to Virginia Business Magazine's list of Legal Elite attorneys. Like all Dunton, Simmons lawyers, she is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell (highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards).
University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law, J.D. 1982
Sweet Briar College, A.B. 1978