Richmond, VA (PRWEB) October 18, 2011
John C. Shea of the 100 year old Virginia personal injury firm Marks & Harrison has been named 2012 Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year for Richmond, Virginia by Best Lawyers®. (Copyright 2011 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.). Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is named Lawyer of the Year.
Shea, a University of Richmond School of Law graduate, focuses his practice on brain injury and tractor-trailer accident cases. He is a partner at Marks & Harrison, one of the South’s largest personal injury firms with 20 attorneys and more than 60 staff members.
Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers® selection process is based on exhaustive peer-review surveys in which lawyers confidentially evaluate their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.
Shea has also been listed on Virginia Super Lawyers® 2011 Top 10 List and in the 2010 Edition of Virginia Business’ Legal Elite. Additionally, he holds the highest rating in the distinguished legal directory Martindale-Hubbell. Shea has been President of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, a state delegate to the American Association for Justice, a board member of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association, and a member of the national advisory board of the Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America. He also is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and a faculty member of the Virginia College of Trial Advocacy.
Established in 1911, Marks & Harrison represents clients who have been injured or killed as a result of tractor-trailer, car, or motorcycle wrecks, as well as individuals asserting claims for workers’ compensation, social security, wage and hour, premises-related injuries, medical malpractice, products liability, and pedestrian injuries. Marks & Harrison has nine offices located in Richmond, Petersburg, Louisa, Charlottesville, Tappahannock, Hopewell, Staunton, and Fredericksburg, Virginia, plus Charleston, West Virginia. To learn more about the Firm if you, a loved one, or friend has been injured call (800) 283-2202 or use the Firm’s online form.
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