Attorneys

 

 

Jared L Moon
Commonwealth’s Attorney

Educational Background

University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law, J.D., 2006
Southern Utah University, B.S., 2003

Employment History

Asst. Commonwealth Attorney for Rockbridge/Lexington, 2015 to present
Asst. Commonwealth Attorney for the City of Danville, 2011 to 2015
Attorney, Private Practice, 2009 to 2011
Asst. Commonwealth Attorney for the City of Danville, 2006 to 2008

 

Mary E. Lester
Chief Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney

Educational Background

University of Wisconsin, J.D., 1986
Officer Indoctrination and Naval Justice Schools, 1986
Carroll College, B.S., 1983

Employment History

Chief Deputy, Portsmouth Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2013-2015
Deputy, Portsmouth Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2011-2013
Senior Assistant, Portsmouth Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2006-2011
Assistant, Portsmouth Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2002-2006
Associate Attorney, Kalfus & Nachman, 1994-2002
Assistant, Portsmouth Commonwealth’s Attorney, 1991-1994
Lieutenant, United States Navy, Judge Advocate General’s Corp, 1986-1991

 

Megan Zwisohn

Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney

Educational Background

Albany Law School, Union University, J.D., 1995

T.C. Williams School of Law, University of Richmond, V.S., 1994-1995

Old Dominion University, B.S., Magna Cum Laude, 1991

Employment History

Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for Rockbridge County/ Lexington City, 2021 – present

Chief Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney, Gloucester Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2012 – 2021

Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney, Norfolk Commonwealth’s Attorney, 2003 – 2012

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney III, Virginia Beach Commonwealth’s Attorney, 1997 – 2003

 

Andrew Squires
Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney

Educational Background

Washington & Lee University, School of Law, Lexington, VA J.D., 2015
The College of William & Mary, B.A., 2011

Employment History

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for Rockbridge County/Lexington City, 2018 to present
Litigation Associate, Hunton Andrews Kurth, Washington, DC, 2016-2018

Law Clerk, United States District Court for the District of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 2015-2016

Professional Organizations and Community Service

Vice President – Washington & Lee Alumni Chapter – Rockbridge County

 

Adam LaFon

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney

Educational Background

Charlotte School of Law J.D., 2013

Radford University B.S., 2010

Employment History

Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for Rockbridge County and the City of Lexington, 2021- Present

Assistant Public Defender II for the City of Hampton, 2019- 2021

Attorney Private Practice, 2015- 2019