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Author: Thea Pitzen

Thea Pitzen Thea Pitzen is a lawyer, a military spouse, and a mother of one. She is admitted to practice in Virginia, Florida, Georgia (currently inactive), and the District of Columbia and has previously worked as a judicial law clerk to a U.S. District Court Judge, as an adjunct lecturer, and in private practice. Prior to law school, she was a teacher through Teach For America. Thea is currently an associate at the law firm of Goodman Allen Donnelly in Norfolk, Virginia, where she focuses her practice on the defense of hospitals, physicians, dentists, nurses, nursing homes and other health care providers. She is also an active member and previously served on the board of directors of the Military Spouse JD Network.

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Diving Back In

Diving back in: 4 tips for restarting a legal career

March 30, 2017

The practice of law is not known for being particularly portable or forgiving of taking “time off” from one’s career.  But, for the future of our noble profession, I hope those things are changing.  And I believe that they are.  For example, as an increasing number of states adopt the