Workers’ Compensation

The Workers’ Compensation Practice Group at McCandlish Holton aggressively defends cases throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.

We represent:

  • Employers
  • Carriers
  • Self-insureds

Our experienced team provides innovative legal strategies tailored to the needs of your cases. We carefully balance the use of aggressive advocacy with skillful diplomacy to resolve cases in a cost-effective manner.  We are committed to offering outstanding client communication, early case evaluation and utilization of paralegals for maximum cost-savings to our clients.

Our attorneys are experienced handling claims under:

  • The Virginia Workers’ Compensation Act
  • Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Act (“LHWCA”)
  • Defense Base Act

Our team handles workers' compensation cases from the Deputy Commissioner level all the way to the Supreme Court of Virginia.  We have offices in Richmond, Roanoke and Fairfax, Virginia to provide convenient access to the entire state. We also handle matters in the state of Maryland.

Our team and our firm have a wealth of experience with many areas of law that interact with workers' compensation, such as employmentgeneral liability, coverage, and products liability