Richard J. Serpe (Norfolk, Virginia)

Richard J. Serpe

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Richard J. Serpe (Norfolk, Virginia)

Richard J. Serpe

Serving Norfolk, VA (view address)

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Richard J. Serpe

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Serving Norfolk, VA (view address)

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About Richard J. Serpe

Richard Serpe is a highly skilled Virginia personal injury attorney with a reputation for meticulous trial preparation and presentation. He has a tremendous track record of success in obtaining substantial jury verdicts and settlements for his clients. A substantial portion of his career has been devoted to the representation of injured children. He specializes in accident and injury cases involving wrongful death, car accidents, birth injury, dog bites, maritime, dangerous products, and more. Richard Serpe is frequently associated in complex litigation, managing cases with difficult scientific and medical issues. He has experience managing large case cohorts, including the extensive use of database and litigation support software.

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Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Dog Bites
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Birth Trauma
  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Maritime Personal Injury
  • Jones Act
  • Products Liability

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  • 5.0/5.0 5 reviews
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Responsiveness

5.0

Quality of Service

5.0

Value for Money

5.0
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  • Trustworthy1
  • Won my case!1
  • Personal Injury

    July 11, 2017

    I was severely injured in a dog attack, The attack left me with serious injuries on my face and arm. Thankfully, I reached out to Richard Serpe, who handled everything for me. The whole process was much easier than I ever expected, and his entire tea... Read more

    I was severely injured in a dog attack, The attack left me with serious injuries on my face and arm. Thankfully, I reached out to Richard Serpe, who handled everything for me. The whole process was much easier than I ever expected, and his entire team was so easy to work with. I would like to thank Mr. Serpe and his entire staff, specially Meg Cudden who went out of her way to help me numerous times throughout my case. I highly recommend anyone with a personal injury case to contact Mr. Serpe. Read less

  • Dog Bites

    May 17, 2021

    I strongly and sincerely recommend Richard J Serpe , Understanding, Compassionate and trustworthy. They are very knowledgeable and they WILL GET THE MOST compensation for your case. I was just looking to get reimbursed for my hospital bills after a... Read more

    I strongly and sincerely recommend Richard J Serpe , Understanding, Compassionate and trustworthy. They are very knowledgeable and they WILL GET THE MOST compensation for your case. I was just looking to get reimbursed for my hospital bills after a dog attack and I received so much more! Thank you so much! Read less

  • Toxic Torts

    April 27, 2020

    Richard Serpe is and will always be our hero. He fought for us for 11 years as China put up roadblock after roadblock, but he was successful. If you need a lawyer who will not quit, no matter what, Richard is your man. We highly recommend him!

    Richard Serpe is and will always be our hero. He fought for us for 11 years as China put up roadblock after roadblock, but he was successful. If you need a lawyer who will not quit, no matter what, Richard is your man. We highly recommend him! Read less

  • Automobile Accidents

    November 29, 2018

    BEST by far. Helped me with my car accident case. I would definetely recommend to everyone 5 stars!!!

    BEST by far. Helped me with my car accident case. I would definetely recommend to everyone 5 stars!!! Read less

  • Class Actions

    September 21, 2010

    Serpe is representing several hundred families in Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News and Williamsburg in a state and class action suit regarding Chinese Drywall against the builders and Taishan Gypsum Company in China.{para}He was selected By Judge Fallo... Read more

    Serpe is representing several hundred families in Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News and Williamsburg in a state and class action suit regarding Chinese Drywall against the builders and Taishan Gypsum Company in China.{para}He was selected By Judge Fallon in Louisiana to represent 7 Va. families who were the victims of Venture Drywall because he was the only attorney that had the suit translated in Mandarin and served to the Taishan Gypsum Company in China. Read less


Legal Community Activity & Contributions

  • Does My Homeowners Insurance Cover My Boat?

    Jun, 16 2015 | Admiralty and Maritime Law

    Q: Does My Homeowners Insurance Cover My Boat? A: In most cases the answer is no, but many people incorrectly believe the answer is the opposite. Some home insurance policies may cover a small boat on property, but in general most large items that have a specific kind of insurance (boat insurance, for example) can only be covered by that type of insurance.While boat insurance is […]

  • 5 Things to Know about Product Liability Claims

    Apr, 30 2015 | Products Liability

    Have you or someone you know been injured by a defective or dangerous product? When individuals are injured by a defective or dangerous product, they may have a products liability claim.  Below are 5 important things to know about product liability claims. What is a products liability claim?  Products liability refers to an area of the law where manufacturers, distributors, […]

  • Steps To Take After a Virginia Dog Bite or Attack

    Apr, 29 2015 | Personal Injury

    Many people do not feel that they need to pursue a dog bite case right away. The statute of limitations in Virginia allows two years from the date of the bite that a person can file a dog bite lawsuit.This period is extended to a person’s 20th birthday if he or she was bitten or attacked before the age of eighteen. Many people are unaware that they can still pursue a case many […]

  • Truck injury and death cases demand immediate attention more so than any other type of case we handle. Because of the severe injuries suffered by truck accident victims, trucking companies and their insurance companies have ‘rapid response’ teams on stand-by to fly in and sanitize their liability to an extraordinary extent. To level the playing field, truck accident […]

  • Trusts Protect Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors

    Apr, 28 2015 | Personal Injury

    We recently featured Advocacy Wealth Management’s Thomas Johnson in our Traumatic Brain Injury newsletter. Mr. Johnson explains Trust services designed to conserve settlement funds for brain injured victims. Nearly all survivors of a serious injury have special needs, perhaps none more so than those with a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Some of the challenges that present […]


Credentials

Position

Attorney

Admission Details

1986, Louisiana
1987, Texas
1991, Virginia

Law School Attended
Tulane University of Louisiana

Class of 1986
J.D.
cum laude

Tulane University of Louisiana
Class of 1991
L.L.M.
Admiralty

University Attended

University of Virginia
Class of 1983
B.A.

Associations & Memberships
Maritime Law Association of the United States (Proctor)
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
American Trial Lawyers Association
Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association (Member: Plaintiff Steering Committee, MDL 2047 Chinese Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation)
American… Read more
Representative Cases
Guy v. Tidewater Investment Properties, et.al., 41 Va. Cir. 218 (1996) [Lead Poisoning Case]
Guy v. Tidewater Investment Properties, 41 Va. Cir. 218 (1996) [Lead Poisoning Case]
Monticello Insurance Co. v. Baecher, 252 Va. 347, 477 S.E.2d 490 (1990) [Lead Poisoning Case]
Generali - U.S.… Read more

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33% - 40%
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Attorney FAQs

Is this attorney admitted to the bar in more than one state?
Yes, Richard J. Serpe is admitted to practice in Louisiana, Texas and Virginia.
Does this attorney maintain a professional presence on any social networks?
Yes, Richard J. Serpe has a professional profile on facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Richard J. Serpe has a 5.0 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, P.C. has 2 attorneys at this location.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, P.C. was established in 2007.

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