John Cooper (Norfolk, Virginia)
John Cooper (Norfolk, Virginia)

John Cooper

AV Preeminent
Champion Badge Silver

Free initial consultation

Licensed for 31 years

Serving Norfolk, VA (view address)

John Cooper

Free initial consultation

Serving Norfolk, VA (view address)

About John Cooper

John Cooper was born and raised in Norfolk and Virginia Beach, VA. After law school at University of Virginia, in Charlottesville, John returned to his home town in 1988 to work for a federal judge in theohn Cooper is a veteran of personal injury law practice in Virginia. A native Virginian, he was raised in Norfolk and Virginia Beach. He has more than 20 years of experience handling personal injury cases and recently handled one of the largest auto accident settlements in recent years. The 2010 award gave $3.5 million to the child whose young father died when his vehicle was rear-ended by a careless driver.
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Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers

Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Construction Accidents
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Railroad Accidents
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Whiplash
  • Wrongful Death
  • Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA)
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Trauma
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Medical Negligence
  • Medication Errors
  • Nursing Malpractice
  • Nursing Negligence
  • Obstetric Malpractice
  • Wrong Site Surgery
  • Aviation Accidents
  • Airplane Crash Litigation
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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Attorney Reviews

Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 4 reviews
  • Champion Badge Silver

Communication

4.8

Responsiveness

4.8

Quality of Service

4.8

Value for Money

4.8
  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  October 20, 2016

    John Cooper secured a very fair settlement for my brother. I would highly recommend him to anyone who is hurt through no fault of his own.

    John Cooper secured a very fair settlement for my brother. I would highly recommend him to anyone who is hurt through no fault of his own. Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  October 17, 2012

    John Cooper helped me when I was seriously hurt when a truck hit a bus that I was a passenger on. I suffered a broken eye socket and nose. Throughout the process, John Cooper was very friendly. He offered to come to our home to see me. I was refe... Read more

    John Cooper helped me when I was seriously hurt when a truck hit a bus that I was a passenger on. I suffered a broken eye socket and nose. Throughout the process, John Cooper was very friendly. He offered to come to our home to see me. I was referred to John by another lawyer who recommended him as an attorney who specializes in personal injury cases.

    John gave me his home number. I would absolutely refer anyone to John Cooper for any kind of accident case. Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  July 29, 2011

    I heard about John Cooper from my union rep after I was hurt in an on-the-job. I'm so glad I was represented by Mr. Cpooper. He was straight-foward, honest, responsive, and extremely helpful. He did a great job of explaining complex legal terms i... Read more

    I heard about John Cooper from my union rep after I was hurt in an on-the-job. I'm so glad I was represented by Mr. Cpooper. He was straight-foward, honest, responsive, and extremely helpful. He did a great job of explaining complex legal terms in "layman's terms." Any question I had, he was available and responsive. I would hire Mr. Cooper again if I ever need a railroad accident injury lawyer. Read less

  • Personal Injury

    Client Review  |  August 13, 2010


Legal Community Activity & Contributions

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  • Virginia has banned texting and driving for more than five years with little success. Now legislators are backing a tougher law to prevent motorists from touching their cellphones while driving in Virginia.In Feb. 2019, the Virginia Senate and House of Delegates each passed bills prohibiting motorists from touching their cellphones while driving.The Senate backed SB […]

  • The Duty of a Virginia Trucker to Inspect his Rig

    Sep, 18 2018 | Personal Injury, Trucking Accidents

    Truck drivers have many duties and responsibilities. As well as driving safely, a Virginia trucker must inspect his or her rig before setting out on a trip. These inspections should be more than cursory. If the driver misses an obvious defect like cargo that’s improperly secured and it later causes a crash, the trucker and […]

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Credentials

Position

Member

Admission Details

Admitted in 2001, North Carolina
2002, West Virginia
1988, Virginia

Additional Payment Information

Free initial consultation

Law School Attended
University of Virginia School of Law

Class of 1988
J.D.

University Attended

University of California at Berkeley
Class of 1985
B.A.
Anthropology

Associations & Memberships
Virginia Beach and Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Associations
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors)
American Association for Justice (Chair, Railroad Law Section, 2008-2009
Chair, FELA Litigation Group, 2011).
Hobbies & Interests
Prior Board member of the National Conference for Community and Justice. Prior Board member of the Tidewater, Virginia, Southside Jewish Community Center (JCC). President of Ohef Sholom Temple Men's Club, Norfolk, VA, 2005-2007. Honors: Elected in 2011 to Chair the FELA Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice (the largest plaintiffs' attorney organization in the United States); Elected 2010-2011, District Governors, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association's Board of Governors; 2010-Current, VA “Super Lawyers” for personal injury law; 2011, “Top 100 Trial Lawyers in VA”; “AV” rated since 2004 by Martindale-Hubbell; 2011, Member, Multimillion Dollar Advocates Roundtable; Ranked 10 of 10 (“Superb”) by AVVO.

Location Details

John Cooper: Member at Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers

Norfolk

125 St Pauls Blvd, Ste 510
Norfolk, VA  23510
U.S.A.

Fax:

757-455-8274

Office Hours:

  • Monday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Saturday By appointment
  • Sunday By appointment

Attorney FAQs

What year was this attorney first admitted to the bar?
John Cooper was admitted in 1988 to the state of Virginia.
Is this attorney admitted to the bar in more than one state?
Yes, John Cooper is admitted to practice in North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.
Does this attorney maintain a professional presence on any social networks?
Yes, John Cooper has a professional profile on LinkedIn.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, John Cooper has a 5.0 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Does this attorney maintain a practice in more than one location?
Yes, John Cooper has a presence in Virginia Beach, VA; Chesapeake, VA; Hampton, VA and Newport News, VA.

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