Virginia Workers’ Comp Lawyer: Choosing a good thing?

Compensation laws of Virginia Workers’ is a specialty. You do not choose a general practitioner for brain surgery, so why not choose a family doctor to claim compensation for your work? We can not assume any lawyer knows the ins and outs of workers ‘compensation’ law.

A good starting point is to check and see if the prosecutor himself is listed as a specialist in the Yellow Pages.

The next thing to do is check and see if the proxy has been rated by Martindale-Hubbell, an organization that rates lawyers based on their peer groups have their face. In their brief an “AV rating is the highest, the average is” BV “and the worst mark for lawyers Junior is “Resume”. You should ask your lawyer rating Martindale-Hubbell.

Then you should visit the website of the lawyer. The prosecutor presents itself / as a specialist in workers ‘compensation law’. It’s him / her information About the law on workers’ compensation on its website? A list of such cases he has treated in the past?

Then you should ask the lawyer if he / she belongs to the Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Subcommittee ‘workers’ compensation. Almost all lawyers specializing in workers’ compensation law in Virginia are members of this subcommittee.

Also, always check with the bar of the State of Virginia (804) 775-0570 to find out if someone filed a complaint against lawyer.

You can ask your friends and family if they were injured at work and had to call a lawyer.


About the Author:

The Injured Workers Law Firm is a Richmond, Virginia based firm solely focused on serving clients with workers' compensation claims in Virginia. If you have questions about your benefits or if you would like more information on the Virginia Workers’ Compensation system, order our book, “The Ultimate Guide to Workers’ Compensation in Virginia” , or call our office today (804) 755-7755.