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She is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Virginia, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals...
She is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Virginia, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals...Firm associate Kathryn N. Byler practices in the areas of Small Business, Real Estate and Landlord/Tenant matters, General District Court (Civil, Criminal and Traffic), Wills, Trusts and Estates, and Guardianships/Conservatorships. She manages her practice from the firm's Virginia Beach office.
She is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Virginia, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.
Byler earned her Juris Doctorate from Regent University School of Law. She earned a Master of Business Administration from Golden Gate University, magna cum laude, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Old Dominion University.
She is involved in numerous professional organizations, including serving as the Virginia State Bar's Resolution of Fee Disputes, Circuit Committee Chair, as an area representative of the Virginia Bar Association's Board of Governors Real Estate section. Byler is a member of the James Kent Inns of Court and chairs the Virginia Beach Bar Association General District Court Judicial Liaison Committee. She is a member of the advisory board for Centura College and is Immediate Past President of the Virginia Beach Forum.
Byler is a licensed Virginia real estate broker and also a licensed commercial pilot (multi-engine, IFR), scuba diver and skydiver.
Prior to practicing with Pender & Coward, Byler was a faculty member at Old Dominion University, Tidewater Community College and Virginia Wesleyan College.
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