D. Cameron Beck Jr.
D. Cameron Beck, Jr. (“Cam”) serves as a Director of the firm. He devotes his practice to civil litigation with a focus on trucking defense, retail and products liability, and commercial disputes. He also has experience in numerous construction matters. His extensive jury trial experience includes over sixty jury trials throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia, in both state and federal court. In addition to his jury trial experience, he has successfully represented clients in various forms of alternative dispute resolution. He is a member of the Virginia Bar and has extensive jury trial experience in state and federal courts throughout Virginia. He is a member of the Defense Research Institute, and Richmond Bar Association. He is currently a member of ALFA International’s Transportation Practice Group Steering Committee and the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA). He is currently the President-elect of the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys and a past chair of its Legislative Committee.
Cam has an AV Preeminent ranking by Martindale-Hubbell. For the past several years, Benchmark Litigation has listed Mr. Beck as one of only forty litigation stars for the State of Virginia. He has also been named a Virginia Super Lawyer for the past ten years.
Cam is a graduate of the College of William and Mary and the Washington and Lee School of Law. Following graduation, he clerked for The Honorable James W. Benton, Jr. of the Virginia Court of Appeals.
Professional and Community Involvement
- Virginia State Bar Association
- Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys, President-elect
- Defense Research Institute, Trucking Law Committee
- Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA)
- Richmond Bar AssociationVirginia State Bar Association
Publications and Presentations
Removal and the Bad Faith Exception, VADA, May 2015
Traumatic Brain Injury Claims: Use of Neuropsychological Experts, ALFA International, May 2015
Head Cases: Defending Invisible Injuries, ALFA Transportation Seminar, April 2014
VADA Deposition Workshop: Preparing your Corporate Designee for a Deposition, December 2013
Handling the Early Stages of a Significant Truck Collision Case, VADA, May 2012
Passing on the Liability and Defeating Negligence Claims, American Conference Institute: Premier Forum on Defending and Managing Trucking Litigation, March 2011
ADA Considerations in Transit Claims, Virginia Transit Association (webinar), February 2011
Premises Liability: Practical Applications of Virginia Supreme Court Cases, VADA, October 2010
Daubert Challenges and Federal Court Cross-Examination, ALFA International Transportation Seminar, April 2010
Rules of the Road, BusRide Magazine, 2007
Lee v. City of Richmond, 647 F. Appx. 275 (4th Cir. 2016)
Shelby Ins. Co. v. Kozak, 255 Va. 411, 497 S.E.2d 864 (1998)
Dandridge v. Marshall, 267 Va. 591, 594 S.E.2d 578 (2004) (Defense verdict at second trial)
1111 East Main Street
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Richmond, Virginia 23218-0796
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The College of William and Mary, B.A. 1990
Washington & Lee School of Law, J.D. 1995
U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit