Record verdicts. Record settlements.

As one of Virginia’s oldest and most recognized personal injury law firms, Burnett & Williams provides expert assistance on serious injury cases involving someone else’s negligence. For over 25 years our lawyers and staff have served thousands of Virginia injury clients in need. We’ve established a strong reputation for attentive client care on every case, from small accident claims to multi-million dollar malpractice and wrongful death suits.

Our Approach

Every client’s loss is uniquely personal. At Burnett & Williams individual attention and legal excellence are the hallmarks of our representation. Maximum recoveries are the result of careful fact investigation, thoughtful legal analysis, and experienced advocacy. Insurance companies low-ball the unprepared; they pay fair compensation when there is no other way to avoid the expense and risk of trial. We do the hard work of being ready, willing, and able to try our client’s case if necessary, because it gets the results our clients deserve.

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Our Record

We are proud to be one of Virginia’s oldest and most experienced personal injury law firms. With more than a quarter century of personal injury specialization, Burnett & Williams has achieved notable verdicts, settlements, and appellate results in hundreds and hundreds of cases. Our work has been recognized through numerous awards, but our greatest satisfaction comes from helping our clients navigate their unexpected and difficult times with wise counsel and vigorous advocacy.

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From Lawyer to U.S. President February 16, 2018

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