Litten & Sipe, LLP
410 Neff Avenue
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
540-434-5353

History

  • 1877: Charles A. Yancey and his nephew, Edward Smith Conrad, form Yancey & Conrad, located on South Court Square. Learn more about Yancey & Conrad
  • 1880: Charles A. Yancey dies at 41 years of age. Edward S. Conrad continues practicing under the name Yancey & Conrad until 1891.
  • 1891: George Newton Conrad joins his older brother, Edward S. Conrad, to form Conrad & Conrad. Learn more about George N. Conrad
  • 1904:  Conrad & Conrad move office to 304 First National Bank Building.
  • Early 1900’s:  Laird Lewis Conrad, Edward S. Conrad’s son, joins Conrad & Conrad for approximately four years.
  • 1916:   Edward S. Conrad dies. Conrad & Conrad moves office to 306 First National Bank Building.
  • 1916-1928: George N. Conrad acts as the sole practitioner of the Conrad Firm.
  • 1928:   George Denham Conrad, son of George N. Conrad, joins his father and continues practicing under the name Conrad & Conrad. Learn more about George D. Conrad
  • 1957:   Donald D. Litten joins George D. Conrad as an associate.
  • 1963:   Donald D. Litten becomes a partner with George Denham Conrad.  Firm changes name to Conrad & Litten.
  • 1968:   Conrad & Litten move offices to 218 East Market Street.
  • 1969:   James R. Sipe joins the firm.  Firm name changes to Conrad, Litten & Sipe.
  • 1974:   Nathan Miller joins the firm. Firm name changes to Conrad, Litten, Sipe & Miller.  
  • 1978:   Stephen T. Heitz joins Conrad, Litten, Sipe & Miller.
  • 1980:   George D. Conrad retires. Firm name changes to Litten, Sipe & Miller. Office moves to 250 East Market Street. Photo
  • 1984:   Litten, Sipe & Miller open Richmond office for six years. Office located in the Old City Hall. Office then moved to the Innsbrook Corporate Center. Photo
  • 1985:   Jonathan Jay Litten, son of Donald D. Litten joins Litten, Sipe & Miller.
  • 1988:   (August) Fire damages 250 East Market Street building. Litten, Sipe & Miller Harrisonburg office moves temporarily to 163 South Main Street. Photo
  • 1989:   Construction of new Litten, Sipe & Miller office begins. Photo
  • 1990:   Harrisonburg office moves to present-day 410 Neff Avenue address.
  • 1990:   Firm changes name to Litten & Sipe, L.L.P.
  • 1992:   Litten & Sipe opens Woodstock location for three years.  Office located at 140 South Main Street, Woodstock, Virginia.
  • 1997:   Melisa G. Michelsen and Jason J. Ham join Litten & Sipe.
  • 2000:   James R. Sipe dies at the age of 68. Firm continues to practice under the name Litten & Sipe, L.L.P.
  • 2002:   Litten & Sipe celebrates 125 years.
  • 2007:   Donald D. Litten celebrates 50 years of practice.
  • 2011:   Donald D. Litten dies at the age of 81.