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Premier Peninsula Personal Injury Firm Assists Virginia Accident Victims

Hampton firm also represents clients in workers’ comp and DUI defense cases in Newport News

At Forbes & Broadwell, in Hampton, we know that every personal injury case is unique. Whether you’ve suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car accident or a fractured arm on the job, we fight to get compensation that fully addresses the harm you’ve suffered. We also defend clients accused of DUI and traffic violations to protect their driving privileges and ability to earn a living. Since 1994, attorneys Stephen Forbes and Mark Broadwell have successfully sought justice for Virginians in injury and defense actions in Newport News and throughout the Peninsula and Tidewater regions. We are fully prepared to provide you with the same skilled advocacy and sound counsel.

Hard work and thorough preparation leads to success

The lawyers of Forbes & Broadwell believe hard work and thorough preparation equals success. We fight for the rights of people injured physically, emotionally and financially by the negligent actions of drivers, doctors, property owners or manufacturers. We also represent clients involved in drunk driving and traffic violations. In all of these areas, people have come to trust us for our:

  • Commitment to communication — We understand how nerve-wracking any legal matter can be, so we are committed to responding as quickly as possible to your concerns and answering all your questions so you know what’s going on in your case.
  • Tenacious advocacy — In both injury and defense matters, we provide aggressive representation and fight to get our clients the best possible outcome under the facts of their case.
  • Successful record — We have succeeded in obtaining jury verdicts and settlements in excess of $100,000 in many automobile accident claims.

We offer a free consultation to help you understand your options and what you can expect when we take your case. We are often able to reach a settlement to save you time and money, but we are always prepared to fight in court to obtain the maximum possible award.

Hampton firm fights for your rights

Our attorneys serve clients in Newport News, Hampton, Williamsburg, and all of York County by providing high-quality representation in these practice areas:

  • Personal injury — Whether your personal injury caused by someone’s negligence or carelessness involves a vehicle accident, defective product or poorly maintained premises, we can help you get fair compensation for medical expenses, property damages and other losses.
  • Head, brain and spinal injuries — Injuries to the head, brain or spine are likely to cause significant if not lasting impairment that could involve a lifetime of care. We will consult medical experts to accurately determine the full extent of the harm you’ve suffered and seek the maximum damages allowed. We also represent the families of victims whose injuries were fatal by bringing wrongful death actions to address their loss.
  • Motor vehicle accidents Auto accidents can cause life-changing injuries, permanent disability and even death. We represent victims of car accidents by seeking settlements or verdicts for the damages they deserve. We also understand the special circumstances of clients injured in bicycle collisions and motorcycle crashes and assist them in recovering full compensation.
  • Workers’ compensation — We aggressively fight for our clients to get fair treatment from their employers when they suffer on-the-job injuries or illnesses. If your claim for workers’ compensation is denied by your employer or their insurer, we will represent you in appealing the decision so you can get the benefits you need while unable to work.
  • Criminal defense for DUI — Whether or not you are a first-time offender, we fight to protect your rights and to reach the best possible result for DUI charges as well as traffic offenses including speeding, reckless driving, driving with a suspended license, and road rage threats.

At Forbes & Broadwell, we know dealing with these legal issues can be very difficult. Let us make it easier for you by providing you with the trusted representation you can count on.

Contact our Hampton attorneys for help with your injury or DUI case

If you have been injured at work, due to someone else’s negligence, or require a sound defense to DUI charges in Newport News or throughout the Peninsula and Tidewater regions, Forbes & Broadwell is ready to help you explore all your legal options and provide sound advice. Contact our Hampton office for a free consultation by calling 757-637-6835 or contacting us online.

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  • Hampton Office
    606 Aberdeen Road
    Hampton, Virginia 23661
    Phone: 757-637-6835