Allen & Allen Attorneys Rank in Best Lawyers in America & Lawyer of the Year in 2015
Monday, August 18, 2014
The 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers in America has recognized six attorneys from the Virginia personal injury law firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen. Best Lawyers in America is the oldest and highest respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.
Edward L. Allen was selected in 2015 Best Lawyers in America for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in Fredericksburg, VA. George Edward Allen, III, W. Coleman Allen, Jr. and P. Christopher Guedri were selected in 2015 Best Lawyers in America for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in Richmond, VA, Malcolm P. McConnell, III was selected in 2015 Best Lawyers in America for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs in Richmond, VA, and Jason W. Konvicka was selected in both the 2015 Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and the 2015 Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs categories in Richmond, VA. Chris Guedri was also chosen as the 2015 Lawyer of the Year for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in Richmond, VA.
Edward Allen is an accomplished trial attorney who has tried and won an impressive variety of personal injury cases in both state and federal courts including car and trucking accidents, premises liability, and traumatic brain injury cases. He is also listed in Virginia Super Lawyers.
George (Ted) Allen is a personal injury attorney whose wealth of experience and talent has enabled him to score many victories for his clients both through settlements and at trial. Ted is a former President of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, and is a Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
Coleman Allen is a successful trial attorney who is dedicated to achieving superior results for all of his clients. He has gained a national reputation as an effective advocate, successfully handling diverse types of litigation in lawsuits at both the appellate and trial level. Coleman has served as the President for the Southern Trial Lawyers Association and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.
Chris Guedri is a take-charge lawyer whose forceful personality compliments his formidable litigation and negotiating skills. His courtroom victories rank among the largest in Virginia. Chris is a Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and is a Fellow of the prestigious International Academy of Trial Lawyers.
Jason Konvicka has almost 20 years of experience as a personal injury and medical malpractice attorney and is a Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. Jason has enjoyed an impressive record of success including the largest medical malpractice verdict in Virginia state court history and the largest personal injury verdict of 2009.
Malcolm (Mic) McConnell is the firm’s lead medical malpractice attorney and is considered one of the Commonwealth’s most respected medical malpractice lawyers. His impressive verdicts include some of the largest medical malpractice verdicts in the history of the Commonwealth of Virginia. He was selected as the 2013 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice – Richmond, VA by Best Lawyers.
For over three decades, Best Lawyers has been publishing their list and earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. “Best Lawyers is the most effective tool in identifying critical legal expertise,” said President and Co-Founder Steven Naifeh. “Inclusion on this list shows that an attorney is respected by his or her peers for professional success.”
The law firm of Allen & Allen has gained a reputation of being one of the oldest, largest, and most experienced plaintiff’s personal injury firms in both Virginia and the United States. Limiting its practice to personal injury and wrongful death, Allen & Allen’s attorneys are experienced in handling cases involving car accidents, tractor trailer accidents, brain injury and products liability. Allen & Allen brings much more than a single lawyer to each case with over 25 attorneys and more than 100 support staff members. Their legal team includes claims consultants, investigators, legal assistants, and nurse advisers who all dedicate themselves to successfully handling every claim.