The law firm of Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen is pleased to announce that attorney Derrick L. Walker was recently named as a shareholder of the firm.
Derrick joined the firm in 2015 as a trial attorney in the Richmond office specializing in cases involving car or tractor-trailer accidents, traumatic brain injury, wrongful death, and medical malpractice. Throughout his tenure at Allen & Allen, Derrick has achieved multi-million dollar results, including a $6.5 million award in a case involving a tractor-trailer collision, a $4.5 million award for a bicyclist struck by a commercial vehicle, and over a dozen 7-figure awards in cases involving medical negligence.
According to President Edward L. Allen, Derrick’s achievements are only outshone by his work ethic.
“Since joining Allen & Allen, Derrick has made a significant impact on the firm and his clients. He has proven time and time again to be an outstanding attorney, both in the courtroom and at the negotiation table. He will make outstanding contributions to the Firm in the coming years,” said Allen.
In addition to being included in the Top 5% list of Virginia’s Super Lawyers, Derrick has been recognized in Best Lawyers in America in the practice area of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs since 2017.
Derrick is actively involved in the Board of Governors for the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association and the American Association for Justice, where he serves on the Executive Committee.
“I cherish the values this firm was built upon,” said Derrick, “and I look forward to continuing to promote those values as I join the firm’s leadership team.”
A graduate of the T.C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond, Derrick has been practicing for nearly two decades, and has earned a reputation as a passionate attorney who works tirelessly to achieve justice on behalf of his clients.