An attorney-issued summons shall be on a form approved by the Supreme Court, signed by the attorney and shall include the attorney's address. The summons and any transmittal sheet shall be deemed to be a pleading to which the provisions of § 8.01-271.1 shall apply.
A copy of the summons and, if served by a sheriff, all service of process fees, shall be mailed or delivered to the clerk's office of the court in which the case is pending, on the day of issuance by the attorney.
- Attorney-Issued Subpoena Duces Tecum § 16.1-89
- Attorney Issued Witness Subpoena § 16.1-265