Nancy R. Schlichting

Nancy R. Schlichting
  • Nancy R. Schlichting
    Attorney at Law

  • Phone: (434) 220-6108
  • Email: nrs@lplaw.com
  • Linda Ginsberg, Assistant

  • Phone: (434) 220-6113
  • Email: lmg@lplaw.com

Overview

Nancy Schlichting started at Lenhart Pettit's predecessor firm, Lenhart Obenshain, in 2004, after practicing as a partner at a large firm in Florida for 15 years. Most recently, her practice has been focused on corporate disputes including shareholder disputes, business dissolutions, and commercial litigation. She also represents lenders in collection cases, foreclosures, lender liability and bankruptcy proceedings and individuals and corporations in real estate related litigation. Her previous experience includes trust litigation, will contests and litigation relating to health care in the areas of risk management, guardianships, licensure, physician credentialing and peer review.

Experience

CASE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE AND DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE.

  • Represented shareholders and partners in corporate dissolutions and business disputes
  • Handled numerous foreclosures, at least half of which involved lender liability issues, bankruptcy and/or difficult collateral
  • Successfully handled cases involving complicated title and access issues
  • Successfully defended director and officer liability lawsuits brought against homeowner and condominium associations
  • Handled difficult guardianship proceedings involving incapacitated adults
  • Served on a pro bono basis as a court-appointed guardian ad litem for abused children
  • Successfully defended will contests and handled trust litigation
  • Represented hospitals and physicians in peer review proceedings related to the termination of medical staff privileges

Admissions

  • Virginia
  • Florida
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Recognitions

  • BV Distinguished® Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Selected to “Legal Elite,”  Alternative Dispute Resolution, Virginia Business, 2007, 2010, 2014 – 2016

AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Professional Involvement
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Charlottesville-Albemarle County Bar Association, Board Member
  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Association
Practice Areas Education

University of Miami School of Law
Miami, Florida
J.D., Cum Laude, 1989

Order of the Coif
Inter-American Law Review, Associate Editor

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
B.A., 1985