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Agnew "Chris" Swynford, III
Attorney at Law, Admitted VA, NY, MD
Born Richmond, Virginia, March 1, 1945; admitted to bar, 1970, Virginia and New York; 1978, Maryland.   Education: University of Virginia (BA, 1967; JD, 1970). Phi Beta Kappa.   Legal Experience:  Associate, Shearman & Sterling, NYC, 1970-1971.  Associate, Woodward & McCowan, Richmond, VA, 1972-1975.  Asst. U.S. Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, District of Alaska, 1975-1979.  Counsel, Exxon Company U.S.A. and Exxon Enterprises Inc., 1979-1983.   Executive Asst. to Chairman, U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board, Washington, DC, 1984-1986.  General Counsel, Software AG of North America, Inc., Reston, VA, 1986-1991.  Holst Hughlett & Swynford, Fairfax , VA, 1991-2000.  Partner, Hale Hassan Carlson & Penn, PLC, Fairfax, VA, 2000-2002.  Thomas Hunter & Assoc., PLC, Williamsburg, VA, 20002-2004.  Member:  Williamsburg Bar Association; Virginia State Bar (Member of Real Estate and Business Law Sections); Maryland State Bar Association, Inc.; Christian Legal Society.  Board of Directors, Colonial CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate).   Military History:  Capt., USAR, JAGC, 1972-1976.  Lt., U.S. Army, 1971-1972.  Languages:   Spanish. Practice Areas: Business/Commercial Law; Business Formation; Trade Practices; Commercial Transactions; Sales and Purchases of Businesses; Contracts; Residential & Commercial Real Estate Law; Closings; Litigation; Estate Administration.  Contact Chris directly at: chris@swynfordlaw.com