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orassJeffrey A. Breit , Richmond, VA Attorney forty years</p<p></p><div style="clear:both;"></div><article class="large-8 medium-12 columns"> <a name="fp-about"></a> <h2>Law Office: <span itemprop="name">Jeffrey A. Breit</span></h2><!-- ads start --> <center> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-6041786504694850" data-ad-slot="8465991505" data-ad-format="auto" data-full-width-responsive="true"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script></center> <!-- ads end --> <div itemprop="description"> Since receiving his J.D. from… <a class="read-more read-more-content" href="#"></a> </div> <div class="show-more-x" style="display: none;"> <p class="MsoNormal">Since receiving his J.D. from Tulane University in 1979, Partner lawyer-Attorney Jeffrey Breit has accomplished high-quality effects now not best for his own customers, but for the prison profession as a whole. Regularly triumphing multi-million greenback verdicts for damage victims across Virginia, Alabama, and several other states, he has centered his practice at the most complex personal injury, maritime accident, and product legal responsibility instances. In fact, he became accountable for steering the entire case against Halliburton after the BP/Deepwater Horizon explosion in 2010, in the end securing billions in restoration. Attorney Breit became additionally instrumental in elevating the medical malpractice harm caps underneath Virginia regulation, earning his location as one of the pinnacle plaintiffs’ attorneys inside the nation. </p><p><strong>Teaching Experience</strong> </p><p>• Adjunct Professor of Law, William & Mary Law School (2004-gift) </p><p>- Teaching the following courses: Trial Strategy and Persuasion, Pre-Trial Procedures, Depositions, and Trial Advocacy </p><p>- Advisor for the William & Mary Law School National Trial Team (2004-gift) </p><p>• Harvard Law School, Assisted Professor Kenneth Feinberg with Evidence Course (2013- 2015) </p><p>• Columbia Law School, Assisted Professor Kenneth Feinberg with Evidence Course (2014) </p><p>• Appointed through Virginia Supreme Court to train the Virginia State Bar Harry L. Carrico Professionalism Course, that's obligatory for first-year attorneys </p><p>• Taught greater than three hundred hours of Continuing Legal Education Courses in 15 states over the last 30 years for a variety of attorney associations in Virginia, Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina, Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, and others </p><p>• Taught the Virginia Tort Law Updates at the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention for 6 years </p><p><strong>Honors & Awards</strong> </p><p>• The Litigator Awards, Ranked Most 1% of Lawyers (2014) </p><p>• William & Mary’s St. George Tucker Adjunct Professorship Award Recipient (2008) </p><p>• Listed, Best Lawyers in America® </p><p>• Listed, Who’s Who in American Law </p><p>• Listed, Super Lawyers® - One of the Most a hundred Lawyers in Virginia (2013; 2014) </p><p>• Listed, Super Lawyers® - One of the Most 50 Lawyers in Virginia (2007; 2009) </p><p>• Listed, Super Lawyers® - One of the Most 10 Lawyers in Virginia (2006) </p><p>Publications & Presentations </p><p>• Editor-in-Chief, Tulane Maritime Law Review (1978-1979) </p><p>• Master the Art of Trial Advocacy with Jeffrey Breit, William & Mary </p><p>• Author, "Most Effective Techniques in Opening Statements", Colorado Trial Lawyers Association Convention, Steamboat Springs, CO (August 7, 2015) </p><p>• Author, "Effective Use of Demonstrative Evidence", North Carolina Advocates for Justice Winning with Experts Seminar, Greensboro, NC (February thirteen, 2015) </p><p>• Author, "Technology within the Courtroom", North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Raleigh, NC (October 10, 2008) </p><p>• Panel Discussions: "Having the Plaintiff at Trial" and "Effective Witnesses the Defense Does Not Anticipate", Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Brain Injury Retreat, Richmond, VA (September 27, 2008) </p><p>• Author, “Opening Statements”, Virginia Trial Lawyers - Virginia College of Trial Advocacy, Williamsburg, VA (May 2008) </p><p>• Lecture on Focus Groups in Brain Injury Cases, Brain Injury Association of America Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV (April 2008) </p><p>• Author, “Tort Law Update”, Virginia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention, The Homestead (March 2008) </p><p>• Author, "Use of Demonstrative Evidence for Direct and Cross-Examination: Entertaining Story With Pictures and Words", Kentucky Justice Association Annual Convention, Lexington, KY (September 27, 2007) </p><p>• Author, "Use of Demonstrative Evidence for Direct and Cross-Examination: Entertaining Story With Pictures and Words," North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Sunset Beach, NC (June sixteen, 2007) </p><p>• Author, "Opening Statements," Virginia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention (April 2006) </p><p>• Author, "Enhancing Damages by Proving a Defendant’s Bad Conduct," ATLA Annual Convention, Toronto (July 2005) </p><p>• Author, "The Things They Didn’t Teach You in Law School," ATLA Annual Convention, Toronto (July 2005) </p><p>• Author, "Damages in Opening Statement," New Approaches to Damages Seminar, ATLA, New Orleans, LA (October 2004) </p><p>• Author, "Tips to Motivate a Jury in a Traumatic Brain Injury Case," VTLA Brain Injury Retreat, Richmond, VA (October 2004) </p><p>• Author, "Dealing with Defenses," NABIS Annual Conference, Vail, CO (September 2004) </p><p>• Author, "Improving the Jury Using Juror Questions," ATLA Annual Convention (July 2004) </p><p>• Author, "Conflict Between Attorney and Client on Settlement v. Trial," Virginia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention (April 2004) </p><p>• Author, "The Wired Courtroom," Virginia Bar Association (January 2004) </p><p>• Author, "Supreme Court Update, 2003," VTLA Annual Convention (2003) </p><p>• Author, "Using the Jury’s Imagination to Maximize Damages," New Jersey Trial Lawyers Annual Convention (April 2003) </p><p>• Author, "Responding to Difficult Courtroom Situations: Ethical Considerations," "Direct Examination," "Closing Argument," ATLA NCA Trial Advocacy College, Harvard Law School (March 1999) </p><p>• Author, "Deflating Defense Counsel’s Arguments at Voir Dire," Association of Trial Lawyers of America (July 1999) </p><p>• Author, "Negligent Hiring and Retention in Violent Crime Cases," ATLA NCA Premises Liability Seminar, Phoenix, AZ (February 1999) </p><p>• Author, "Premises Liability (3rd Party Criminal Attacks) Inadequate Security," Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, New Orleans, Louisiana (December 1998) </p><p>• Author, "Tort Law Update - Virginia Supreme Court," VTLA Annual Convention (March 1998) </p><p>• Author, "The Thing They Didn’t Teach (in Law School) - Now I Know that the Following Are Bad Things To Do," VLTA Annual Convention (April 1996) </p><p>• Author, "Thoracic Outlet Syndrome," ATLA, Colorado (March 1993) </p><p>• Author, "Cross-Examination of Experts and Other Ways to Lose a Case," ATLA (March 1993) </p><p>• Author, "Excessive and Inadequate Verdicts," Trial Advocacy Seminar, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (1994) </p><p>• Author, "Payback of Worker’s Compensation and Health Care Liens," Trial Advocacy Seminar, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (1994) </p><p>• Author, "Proving Loss of Society & Services in Wrongful Death," Association of Trial Lawyers, New Orleans, LA (April 1993) </p><p>• Author, "Premises Liability," Lawyers Alert (1989) </p><p>• Author, "Crafting the Closing and Rebuttal Argument & Closing Argument," Association of Trial Lawyers, Reno, NV (October 1992) </p><p>• Author, "Personal Injury and Death in Maritime Law," Virginia Trial Lawyers (1987) </p><p>• Author, "Wrongful Death-Wage Earner," Virginia Trial Lawyers (1986) </p><p><strong>Community Involvement</strong> </p><p>• President, Operation Smile (1986-1988) </p><p><strong>Professional Associations</strong> </p><p>• MDL Deepwater Horizon (BP Oil Spill), Member of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee </p><p>• Adjunct Professor of Law, William & Mary Law School </p><p>• Fellow, National College of Advocacy, AAJ </p><p>• Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Williamsburg Society; Member, Board of Governors, 1983-1993; President, 1998-1999) </p><p>• Member of Virginia, North Carolina, Louisiana, New York, and District of Columbia Bar Associations </p><p>• Member of the American Bar Association </p><p>• Member of Virginia Beach and Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Associations </p><p>• Member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States </p><p>• The American Association for Justice (Member, Board of Governors, 1988-gift) </p><p>• Member, International Academy of Trial Lawyers </p><p>• Member, North Carolina Trial Lawyers Association </p><p>• President, Operation Smile (1986-1988) </p><p>• Member of the Board of Editors, Maritime Law Reporter, Butterworth (1986-1988) </p><p>• Voting Member of the GRAMMY Awards</p> <a class="read-more read-less-content smooth-scrolling" href="#fp-about"></a> </div> <div class="firm-profile-logo-video"> <div class="right-widget-content-ns"> <div id="divVideo" class="div_Play_Video loading-video" align="center"> <div class="yt-video-thumb"> <img class="yt-thumbnail" data-cfsrc="https://img.youtube.com/vi/v8ud4NucwqY/mqdefault.jpg" id="imgVideo" alt="Play Law Firm Video" style="display:none;visibility:hidden;"><noscript><img class="yt-thumbnail" src="https://img.youtube.com/vi/v8ud4NucwqY/mqdefault.jpg" id="imgVideo" alt="Play Law Firm Video"></noscript> <img class="yt-play-icon" data-cfsrc="//www.elawyers.info/assets/images/youtube.png" alt="youtube play icon" style="display:none;visibility:hidden;"><noscript><img class="yt-play-icon" src="//www.elawyers.info/assets/images/youtube.png" alt="youtube play icon"></noscript> </div> </div> </div> <img data-cfsrc="//www.elawyers.info/assets/images/clear.gif" data-echo="//www.elawyers.info/LBM_Images/Offices/law-firm-breit-cantor-grana-buckner-photo-5077958.png" itemprop="logo" alt="Breit Cantor Grana Buckner" title="Breit Cantor Grana Buckner (Richmond, Virginia)" style="display:none;visibility:hidden;"><noscript><img src="//www.elawyers.info/assets/images/clear.gif" data-echo="//www.elawyers.info/LBM_Images/Offices/law-firm-breit-cantor-grana-buckner-photo-5077958.png" itemprop="logo" alt="Breit Cantor Grana Buckner" title="Breit Cantor Grana Buckner (Richmond, Virginia)"></noscript> </div> </article> <!-- ads start --> <center> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-6041786504694850" data-ad-slot="8465991505" data-ad-format="auto" data-full-width-responsive="true"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script></center> <!-- ads end --> <br><h3>Practise Areas</h3><div > <ul> <li><span>Motor Vehicle Accidents</span></li> <li><span>Auto Accidents</span></li> <li><span>Wrongful Death</span></li> <li><span>Catastrophic Injuries</span></li> <li><span>Burn Injury</span></li> <li><span>Premises Liability</span></li> <li><span>Product Liability</span></li> <li><span>Bicycle Accidents</span></li> <li><span>Maritime Accidents</span></li> <li><span>Sexual Assault</span></li> </ul> </div><div > <div class=""> <div > <strong>Law Firm Position</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><p>Partner legal professional</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class=""> <div > <strong>Admission Info</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><p>Admitted in U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth and Fifth Circuits<br>U.S. Supreme Court<br>U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit<br>U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia<br>U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana<br>1990, New York<br>1990, North Carolina<br>1988, District of Columbia<br>1979, Louisiana<br>1979, Virginia<br></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class=""> <div > <strong>Start on the Faculty of Law</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><span>Tulane University of Louisiana</span><br><p>Class of 1979<br>J.D.<br></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class=""> <div > <strong>University Attended</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><p>Tulane University of Louisiana<br>Class of 1977<br>B.A.<br></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class=""> <div > <strong>Birth Date and City</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><p>Born in 1955<br>Norfolk, Virginia, April 14, 1955<br></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class=""> <div > <strong>Representative Cases</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><span class="more-probono">Acuar v. Letourneau, 206 Va. 180, 531 S.E. second 316, 2000 Va. LEXIS 107 (2000)<hr> Virginia Electric & Power Company v. Dungee, 258 Va. 235, 520 S.E. second 164 (1999).</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class=""> <div > <strong>Languages</strong> </div> <div class="profile-credentials-content-area action-more-less-content medium-8 columns"> <div class="truncate-text"><span class="more-probono">English</span></div> </div> </div> </div> <div > <!-- ads 260x280 start --> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:inline-block;width:260px;height:280px" data-ad-client="ca-pub-6041786504694850" data-ad-slot="2420730157"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script> <!-- ads 260x280 end --> <br></div><div class="loc-section pc-address"><a href="https://www.elawyers.info/signup.php?claim=virginia-beach/virginia/jeffrey-a-breit-1743728-lawyer-detail/" target="_blank" class="btn bg-info waves-effect" style="font-weight:bold">Claim Listing - Get Premium Profile!</a></b> <div > <span class="map_ballon"> <img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAAwAAAASCAYAAABvqT8MAAAAoklEQVR42qWSQQ2AMAxFkYAEJExCJSBhUiaBI8dJQQJ3TNTBaBN+0pSyQDi8y/77G+sYWms3xvVIAkWZlSahCs1RNYMHOQsMKYDVURc7swmKQBfFZZMWqllI0X1MqQ7m2ALJoxk8W6BOgX4V+MMn8fdL47gXY1UIu2xY7LDZl04vCsn/S0tHXqKfbxT2QN41g9eZSDy5aObZFLLPnx5qVqLsBGvKJJ+FfP2bAAAAAElFTkSuQmCC"> </span> <h4>Richmond</h4> </div> <span itemprop="address" itemtype="http://schema.org/PostalAddress"> <span itemprop="streetAddress">7130 Glen Forest Drive, Suite four hundred</span ><br> <span itemprop="addressLocality">Richmond</span><span>, VA</span>  <span itemprop="postalCode">23226</span> <br><span itemprop="addressRegion">U.S.A.</span> </span> </div> Richmond7130 Glen Forest Drive, Suite 400 Richmond</div></div></div> <div class="col-lg-3 col-md-4 col-sm-6 col-xs-12"> <div class="card"> <div class="body"><center><h2><strong>Jeffrey A. 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