Petersburg Personal Injury Attorney Helping Injury Victims Fight for Justice

Cuthbert Law Offices has successfully litigated personal injury cases for our clients and their families throughout the state of Virginia since 1977.

Petersburg Personal Injury Firm

When a person is injured in an accident, they need to know that their lawyer is someone who understands all that goes into securing a financial settlement. That starts in the investigative process—acquiring the information that can prove the other party’s negligence and ward off any attempts by the defendant’s insurer to disprove the claim. It continues into negotiation—knowing what issues and costs to bring to the table. And there are times when it must be settled in litigation—when a lawyer has to be prepared to make their case to a judge or jury. 

Experience is a great teacher. Clients that come through the door at Cuthbert Law Offices get the benefit of all the experience we’ve gained since 1977. We’ve spent that time fighting for people across Virginia and working towards the fair settlements they rely on and deserve. 

Call our office today at (804) 485-2555 or contact us online to set up a consultation. We're here to help!

Millions Recovered on Behalf of Our Clients Notable Verdicts & Settlements
  • $42,000,000 Logging Accident Settlement

    Settlement reached after a log chipper exploded deep in the woods in Greensville County, hurting three and killing one. Each of the four suffered horrific burn injuries. Ours was one of four law firms that banded together to obtain this remarkable composite result.

  • $6,500,000 Taser Settlement

    This was another horrific burn injury case. Our client, a man soaked in gasoline, ignited when a police officer shot him with a Taser. Four law firms, included ours, pooled expertise to obtain this settlement for the man who had been so badly burned.

  • $5,000,000 Medical Malpractice Verdict

    This Medical Malpractice lawsuit involved a Chesterfield County man who was left incapacitated by a stroke. The stroke was the result of medication prescribed by his doctor to address symptoms of a cold. The medication was called Phenergan VC with codeine. This is believed to be the largest medical malpractice verdict ever returned by a Chesterfield County jury.

  • $2,900,000 Settlement Following Head-on High-Speed Collision

    We brought this lawsuit on behalf of a high school teacher who was badly hurt when an overly zealous off-duty policeman, responding as a volunteer to an emergency call, crossed over the yellow line and hit the teacher’s car head-on.

  • $2,000,000 Wrongful Death Verdict

    This jury verdict of over $2 million dollars is believed to be the largest wrongful death, medical malpractice verdict ever returned by a Petersburg jury. A teacher who taught elementary school in Prince George County died at Southside Regional Medical Center because an emergency physician failed to diagnose a flesh-eating bacterial infection.

  • $1,880,385 Wrongful Death Verdict

    Jury verdict for the mother of an 18-year-old girl ejected from a speeding car that struck the brick wall of Blandford Cemetery while northbound at a curve on South Crater Road in Petersburg.

Passionately Fighting for Your Rights Here For You When You Need it Most

If you or someone you know has suffered an injury due to the negligence of a third party, you have the right to file a lawsuit to recover everything you have lost as a result of the injury.

Virginia Catastrophic Injury Lawyer

Catastrophic injuries, from burns to paralysis to amputation, and more, can a take a devastating toll. Not just on the victim, but their loved ones. When those injuries are due to negligence by another, the injured party and their family need to know that they will get a fair financial settlement, one that can support them for an extended period of time—perhaps permanently. But what is fair? How do you project out what’s needed into the future? Above all, how you do this when everyone involved is coming to grips with how much their lives have unexpectedly changed? 

This where the counsel and leadership of Cuthbert Law Offices can be invaluable. With over 45 years of experience in negotiating settlements on cases like these, we understand what issues have to be raised. We know what costs have to be considered. And we grasp how to run calculations that will get everyone to a fair number.  

Get started with a free consultation by calling our office at (804) 485-2555.

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    Charles H. Cuthbert

    "Charles H. Cuthbert, firm partner, focuses his practice on representing victims of serious personal injuries in the areas of motor vehicle accidents (including truck accidents), medical malpractice, and wrongful death."

Testimonials From Former Clients
  • "Cuthbert Law Offices has helped my family so much. They are willing to go over and beyond for their clients."
    Dawn J.
  • "I would like to thank Culbert Law firm for helping me with my claim."
    Naomi P.
  • "I was recommended to Cuthbert Law Offices in October of 2016. I was recommended by a well known individual in the city."
    Tamekia S.
What Sets Our Firm Apart? Our Values
  • Helping the Injured Since 1977
  • Personalized Approach to Each Case
  • Work Directly With Your Attorney
  • A Boutique Firm Specializing in Personal Injury

Car Accident Attorney in Southeast Virginia

Even when it seems apparent that a car accident was the other driver’s fault, getting a fair financial settlement is no guarantee. Proving negligence can require meticulous, step-by-step investigation into an accident and its aftermath. Insurance companies can seek to undermine an injured plaintiff’s rightful claims to financial recovery. And in the event that a tragedy occurred, and the driver died, the issue of filing a wrongful death lawsuit opens up a whole new set of legal issues. 

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