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Virginia Fatal Car Accident Attorneys

150+ Verdicts & Settlements of $1 Million or More

At Breit Cantor Grana Buckner, we understand the pain and frustration of dealing with the aftermath of a fatal car accident. No amount of money can ever make up for your loss; however, it can help provide for you and your loved ones during this time. Don’t hesitate to get the legal help you need to effectively address your circumstances, hold the guilty party responsible for their actions, and secure your future.

Our Virginia fatal car accident lawyers can walk you through the legal steps necessary to achieving your goals and securing just compensation. Since 1979, our firm has established a reputation for hard work, dedication to detail, and excellence in the legal field. Our car accident attorneys have secured numerous verdicts and settlements that set Virginia state records. They are routinely recognized for being the most effective and skilled fatal car accident attorneys in Richmond and Hampton Roads by Best Lawyers®, Super Lawyers®, and the Martindale-Hubbell® legal rating service. All of this is true because we are utterly dedicated to helping innocent clients obtain justice and the financial support they need.

Let us handle the legal details. Call (888) 635-9500 for a free case evaluation!

Pursuing a Car Accident Fatality Case

If the negligence of another driver was to blame for the death of a loved one, you may have the right to file a wrongful death claim. In a wrongful death suit, eligible family members essentially retain the right to seek compensation for the loss of their loved one, including both financial and emotional loss. In order to win a claim involving a death, a great deal of evidence must be present. Fortunately, at Breit Cantor Grana Buckner, we are known for our thorough approach to case investigation. We partner with a network of exceptional professionals in various fields who can lend insight into our cases.

Common causes of fatal car accidents include the following:

  • Distracted driving
  • Driver fatigue
  • Inclement weather
  • Poor road conditions
  • Drunk driving
  • Car manufacturer defects

Whatever the cause of your loved one’s fatal car accident, you can be sure that our skilled team of attorneys will exhaust every avenue of investigation and hold the appropriate parties accountable.

Caring Car Accident Lawyers Are Just a Phone Call Away

In cases like these, large insurance companies often attempt to undermine the value of the claim. Our Virginia fatal car accident attorneys are known for our staunch advocacy in the face of large companies and corporations. You can rest assured that we have seen it all and are not intimidated by insurance company tactics.

Instead, we fight all the more aggressively for just compensation on your behalf. Our lawyers are well known throughout Richmond, Hampton Roads, and all of Virginia for our meticulous, thorough investigation and our fierce advocacy in trial. All our partners are listed in Virginia Super Lawyers® and Best Lawyers® in America. You can trust your case to our firm. We can fight to secure your future!

Begin a complimentary case consultation by calling (888) 635-9500 or by submitting an online contact form!

  • During an extremely emotional time you were understanding, caring, professional, and communicated clearly every step of the way.

    - Craig and Cassye M.

  • I'm very happy to know that we found the best firm to handle this case!

    - Client

  • From Day 1, it became crystal clear that I had made the right decision.

    - Jeffrey Laffey, Laffey, Bucci & Kent

  • I always felt confident that my case was in the right hands.

    - Samantha P.

  • Their trial experience is very impressive. They were willing to listen to us and asked probing questions for case preparation.

    - Deborah and David C.

  • The communication was excellent and I was never left wondering.

    - Kevin M.

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Experience The Breit Cantor Difference

  • Long tradition of success in court.
  • Over 300 years of combined legal experience.
  • Attorneys have been recognized among the most experienced trial lawyers in Virginia and the country.
  • Secured some of the largest settlements in Virginia history.
  • No recovery, no legal fee!
  • Leadership roles in the legal community.
  • Dedicated to providing our clients with the attention they deserve from start to finish.
  • The Best Lawyers in America
    The Best Lawyers in America

    The Best Lawyers in America list highlights the top legal talent in America and is selected using a peer-review process from thousands of leading attorneys.

  • Best Law Firms 2019
    Best Law Firms 2019

    U.S. News selected our firm as one of the highest-rated, best performing law firms in the nation.

  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated
    Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated

    Martindale-Hubbell is a rating service that grades lawyers based on their integrity and skill. An AV Rating or higher indicates a high level of trustworthiness and effectiveness.

  • Super Lawyers
    Super Lawyers

    Super Lawyers selects the top 5% of practicing attorneys in the state for their history of results, legal reputation, and trial ability.

  • Litigator Award
    Litigator Award

    Jeffrey Breit received the Litigator Award in 2014, which means he was ranked in the top 1% of all lawyers.

  • Virginia Business Legal Elite
    Virginia Business Legal Elite

    The Virginia Business “Legal Elite” designation honors the most skilled and ethical attorneys in Virginia in a variety of practice areas.

  • Best Law Firms 2018
    Best Law Firms 2018

    U.S. News selected our firm as one of the highest-rated, best performing law firms in the nation.

  • AVVO Rating 10.0
    AVVO Rating 10.0

    AVVO is a rating system powered by legal colleagues and past clients who rate lawyers based on their effectiveness, skill, and ability to secure results. 10.0 is a perfect score

  • American Board of Trial Advocates
    American Board of Trial Advocates

    As members of the American Board of Trial Advocates, our lawyers actively seek to improve the practice of law as it affects our clients and their families.

  • Best Law Firms 2017
    Best Law Firms 2017

    U.S. News selected our firm as one of the highest-rated, best performing law firms in the nation.

  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
    Virginia Trial Lawyers Association

    Two of our firm's partners served as President of the 2,000-member VTLA, which seeks to uphold a high standard of legal practice while improving the fairness and quality of the law.

  • Best Law Firms - 2016
    Best Law Firms - 2016

    U.S. News selected our firm as one of the highest-rated, best performing law firms in the nation.

  • Who's Who in American Law
    Who's Who in American Law

    A publisher that profiles attorneys who are considered leaders and influencers in American society for their noteworthy achievements.

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