John W. Anderson
John Anderson is a commercial real estate attorney who represents Virginia businesses and individuals. He assists his clients with a variety of commercial real estate matters and transactions (lender counsel, purchases, sales, leasing, and development, as well as providing counsel regarding compliance with access provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act), tax-deferred exchanges, and general corporate and business advice, including entity formation. He has the insight and knowledge it takes to see both the business and legal issues involved in his clients' matters.
John listens to his clients and helps them find innovative legal solutions to achieve their business and financial goals. A client recently asked, "Am I your only client, John?" His clients have reason to feel that way, since responsiveness has been a hallmark of his professional career for over 40 years.
John is very active in the Richmond Bar Association, currently serving as the President Elect (2020-2021), on the Executive Committee and on the Board of Directors. He previously served as the Chair of the Bar's Long Range Planning Committee, which was charged with providing the framework for the 2016-2020 Strategic Plan for the Association. He has served on numerous Richmond Bar Association committees and is the past Chair of both the Real Estate and Business Law Sections, having served on the Executive Committees of both for several years.