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We aggressively approach legal relief for our clients, including putting our team of veteran investigators to work as soon as possible after we take on a case.
You will find us centrally located on Route 1 in front of the DMV in Fredericksburg, which also is the home of the University of Mary Washington and many areas that have thrived in recent years due to the HUBZone economic development program.
Marks & Harrison has served accident and injury victims and their families throughout Virginia for more than 100 years, making us one of the oldest law firms in the Commonwealth.
We are also one of the largest personal injury firms in Virginia, with offices in Fredericksburg and eight other cities, including our headquarters in Richmond. Our legal team features 20 lawyers, 50 paralegals and a crew of skilled investigators.
Allow us to put our skill, experience and resources to work for you today.
Marks & Harrison, doesn’t just practice law in Fredericksburg. We contribute to the community in a variety of ways.
It is called our “Casual for a Cause” program. The program has been warmly received in the community, including receiving special recognition from the Spotsylvania Department of Social Services in 2012.
If you can no longer work because of an injury or illness, including a condition that arose at your job, you should get in touch with our Fredericksburg disability benefits lawyers at Marks & Harrison right away.
You may qualify for Social Security Disability benefits, Virginia workers’ compensation benefits or both. We can help you explore and pursue all options available to you.
We can get to work immediately on compiling medical evidence to support your claim for monthly benefits payments, including obtaining a statement from your treating doctor.
If your application has been denied, don’t give up! Many applications are denied at the initial stage and approved on appeal. We will make sure your appeal is timely filed and fight for you through every stage. If you must go to a SSD benefits hearing, you can feel good knowing that our experienced SSD benefits attorneys will be at your side.
We also assist those who lack the work record to qualify for SSD benefits but may be eligible to receive Supplement Security Income (SSI) benefits based on their income level and disability. Talk to us today to learn more.
Additionally, workers’ compensation benefits can cover a portion of the wages you lose due to your work-related injury or occupational disease. You can be eligible for these benefits even if you can still work but, due to your disability, you are forced to work a lighter-duty, lower-paying job.
The reality is that employers and insurers want to pay as little as possible in workers’ compensation benefits. If you believe your claim was wrongly denied, don’t wait to get help from our aggressive legal team.
We can pursue both SSD benefits and workers’ compensation benefits for you if qualify for both forms of assistance. We can also explore any benefits options available to your family members. Our attorneys realize the important role these benefits can play in our clients’ lives.
Our consultations are free, and we will charge no legal fees unless you obtain benefits.
When you are involved in an accident of any kind, it can be highly stressful and confusing. Allow the Fredericksburg accident lawyers of Marks & Harrison to protect your rights and seek the compensation you are due while you focus on recovering from your injuries.
We can work with victims of a wide array of vehicle accidents, including:
We also assist those who have suffered serious, life-changing injuries or lost a loved one in crashes involving:
Each of these accident types involves unique types of evidence and legal issues that must be addressed. This is why it can benefit you to work with a law firm that has experience across a broad range of accidents.
We also understand the state and federal regulations that may be involved in your case and how to seek compensation from the many parties who may be held liable for your damages, including the driver and trucking company.
If you or a loved one has been in a vehicle accident in Fredericksburg, you can count on insurance companies doing whatever they can to deny your claim or pay as little as possible.
You can count on our attorneys to use our knowledge of how insurance companies operate to aggressively pursue the maximum amount for you and your family. Never accept a settlement offer after a vehicle crash until you meet with our attorneys first. We can negotiate directly with the insurance companies on your behalf.
We will charge you no costs or fees unless we obtain a verdict or settlement for you. We don’t want your concerns about legal costs to stop you from seeking the justice you deserve.
A major portion of our practice at Marks & Harrison is dedicated to serving motor vehicle accident victims and their families. However, we can assist clients in Fredericksburg and surrounding areas in a very broad range of cases, including:
If you are seeking workers’ compensation benefits, your case may require a hearing. The hearing may be held in nearby Richmond or at a Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission’s nearest regional office, such as the one located in the Spotsylvania County Auxiliary District Court Building on the corner of Courthouse Road and Dean Ridings Lane in Spotsylvania.
If a hearing before an administrative law judge is needed in your case, it would likely be held at the Richmond Office of Disability Adjudication and Review.
Marks & Harrison, offers a wide range of legal services to those who have been injured by another or disabled by an injury or illness.