Virginia Wrongful Death Attorneys

Helping Families Through the Wrongful Death Claims Process in Virginia & North Carolina

Losing a loved one in a preventable accident such as a car crash, truck collision, crosswalk accident, etc. is a gut-wrenching and traumatic experience. In the blink of an eye, your world is turned upside down and you are left without a spouse, without a child, without a parent and the pain from such a loss is immeasurable. We understand how difficult this time is and we want to help.

The lawyers with Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp have the experience you need during this overwhelming and difficult time. Not only do we provide unparalleled support for our clients, we also keep you informed every step of the way, so you’ll always be aware of where you stand with your case.

Contact our team to schedule a free and confidential case evaluation. As a premier Virginia Beach wrongful death firm, we’re here to help.

Why Choose Shapiro, Appleton & Washburn?

One of the most important decisions you can make when pursuing financial restitution through a wrongful death claim, is hiring the right law firm. For cases like these, the right attorney can be the difference between a financial recovery that meets the current and future needs of you and your family and one that does not. At Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp, we are experienced South Virginia attorneys, who are prepared to put in the work, invest in your case to find the right experts to testify on your behalf, and get prevail in holding the reckless defendant accountable. We’re well known in the community, and have established a reputation which often leads to higher settlement amounts from insurance companies. While our results often speak for themselves, we’re also known for a number of distinct results and awards:

  • In one personal injury case alone, we obtained a record-setting $60 million dollar jury verdict for our client, and have recovered hundreds of millions for our clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases.
  • We’re recognized as a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” for general personal injury and railroad worker injury law by U.S. News & World Report and we have multiple attorneys on our team that are recognized by the peer-reviewed ‘Best Lawyers in America’ publication.
  • Our client satisfaction reports are our pride and joy. We have a 10.0 rating on Avvo, the nationally recognized lawyer review site, and have received the Client’s Choice Award multiple times. To improve client satisfaction, we offer no charge for your consultation, and no fees unless we win your case. If you’re injured or having difficulty, we’ll come to you, whether to your home, the hospital or your office.