Put down the phone! The Virginia Legislature passed a new law to help combat distracted driving, and the law went into effect January 1, 2021. You may no longer read or send text messages, read emails, or even talk on a phone held in your hand while driving. If you are seen driving with a […]

Our founding member, Barbara S. Williams, was selected by the Virginia Law Foundation to be a Virginia Law Fellow.  Ms. Williams will be inducted into the Class of 2020 Virginia Law Fellows on January 23, 2020, at a dinner during the annual meeting of the Virginia Bar Association in Williamsburg, VA.  The Virginia Law Foundation […]

Honoring women of law for their dedication to helping others and their commitment to excellence. Virginia Lawyers Media, the publisher of Virginia Lawyers Weekly, has announced the inaugural class of “Influential Women of Law.” This new awards program honors women attorneys and judges for their excellent work on behalf of their clients, their commitment to […]

Lawsuit against Winchester Medical Center

Read this recent article in the Winchester Star about Cory Ford’s client who was treated at the Winchester Medical Center’s Stroke Center: http://www.winchesterstar.com/lawsuit-says-wmc-negligent-in-stroke-patient-s-treatment/article_3a11616e-7a7d-5e11-acdd-f5f49ca05d8a.html

End Distracted Driving

Did you know that you are 23 times as likely to be involved in a crash if you are texting on your cell phone while driving? And that talking on a cell phone while driving creates risks similar to driving with a .08 blood alcohol level? You are 4X as likely to be involved in […]

Brain Injury Services

Brain Injury Services (BIS) is a great organization that offers guidance and support for people in the Commonwealth of Virginia who have survived a traumatic brain injury. BIS offers many programs and services not only to survivors of brain injuries, but to their families as well. Barbara Williams has been a strong supporter of BIS […]

Most of us have been involved in a minor fender bender at some point in our lives. We pull over, exchange information with the other party and go about our business. No police, no injury and minimal property damage, if any. Unfortunately, in some of these minor crashes there are soft tissue injuries such as […]

Not long ago, I was driving on I-95, heading northbound. I was on my way home after a trip to Florida. As I drove along in the right lane, an 18 wheeler drove up beside me on the left and came over in my lane, driving me off the road and onto the shoulder of […]

Barbara Williams is featured on the cover of the April edition of Virginia Lawyer Magazine. Read the article written by Deirdre Norman on page 12 via the link below and find out about Barbara’s passion for farming and riding horses. CLICK HERE TO READ NOW

Tips for Keeping Teen Drivers Safe

There are many milestones that our children will reach, from their toddler years all the way through their teenage years. Many of those milestones make us proud while others scare us to death. One of the more difficult challenges we face as parents is the moment our teen turns 16 years old and asks for […]

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