Two Allen Law Firm Attorneys Elected Shareholders
Tuesday, August 15, 2006
Mr. McConnell leads Allen & Allen's medical malpractice section. A graduate of the TC Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond, he has been handling medical malpractice cases for almost twenty years. He is the editor and co-author of the legal text, Medical Malpractice Law in Virginia, which is updated annually. In addition, Mr. McConnell speaks to various groups on medical malpractice, insurance risk management and trial advocacy skills.
Jason W. Konvicka is a graduate of the TC Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond and has been handling personal injury and medical malpractice cases for more than ten years. Mr. Konvicka has argued successfully writs and appeals before the Virginia Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court.
The Allen Law Firm welcomes Mic and Jason as shareholders. Their combined experience litigating cases involving many medical specialties enables the firm to offer clients specialized expertise in the malpractice field. In 2005, McConnell and Konvicka obtained a $1.8 million verdict, in the case of Allen v. Mid-Atlantic Health Alliance, one of the largest verdicts in Virginia that year. In 2006 they obtained a verdict of $3.5 million.