Brody Reid

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Brody Reid is an experienced and zealous trial attorney. Focusing on assisting injured individuals and their families during tough times, Brody has worked tirelessly to help individuals in his hometown in the years since law school. Throughout his career, Brody has successfully represented over a thousand clients in the areas of Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury, and Civil Litigation through jury trials, bench trials, appeals, and administrative proceedings.

Brody has appeared successfully before the Supreme Court of Virginia, Court of Appeals of Virginia, Workers’ Compensation Commission, Circuit Court jury trials around Virginia, and General District Court trials. He frequently lectures around the state.

Brody’s commitment to his community and to the people that live here led him to co-found Reid Goodwin and focus on the areas of personal injury, workers compensation, and civil litigation. Outside the office, he spends enjoys time with his wife, daughter, and dogs. He is also involved in several community service and charitable organizations, focused on improving the quality of life for all Richmond residents and families.

Education

  • University of Richmond School of Law
  • James Madison University

Professional Membership, Honors & Community Involvement

  • Best Lawyers in America (2016)
  • Nation’s Top Injured Worker’s Attorney, Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (2015)
  • Virginia Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Top 100 Injured Workers’ Advocate Nationally, Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (2014)
  • The National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 under 40 Trial Lawyers (2015)
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
    • Workers’ Compensation Chair 2015, 2016
    • Board of Governors 2015, 2016
    • Workers’ Compensation Advanced Continuing Legal Education Retreat  Chair 2013, 2014
    • Advanced Automobile Liability Continuing Legal Education Retreat Co-Chair 2014
  • American Association For Justice, Leaders Forum
  • Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers’ Conference – Circuit Representative, City of Richmond
  • Union Hill Civic Association, Past President
  • Virginia Workers’ Compensation Inns of Court
  • HillTopper 5k, Board of Directors
  • Richmond Animal League “WoofStock” Top 3 Fundraiser 2015, 2016

Publications & Speaking Engagements

  • Adjunct Law Professor, University of Richmond School of Law. 2015-2016, 2016-2017
  • “Medpay, ERISA, and Health Insurance – Hurdles Presented to Plaintiffs Lawyers” November 15, 2016 – Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Paralegal Seminar
  • “Discovery Techniques” November 4, 2016 – Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Advanced Workers’ Compensation Retreat
  • “Return to Work – Perspective from the Field” October 19 & 20, 2016 – Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission Educational Conference 2016
  • “Medpay, ERISA, and Health Insurance – Hurdles Presented to Plaintiffs Lawyers” April 1, 2016 – Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention
  • “Handling UEF Cases, Possible New Developments & Approaches” March 8, 2016 – Virginia Workers’ Compensation Inns of Court
  • “Settlements: The Relationship Between Workers’ Compensation, Social Security and Medicare” March 16, 2015 – NBI Seminar for Advanced Workers’ Compensation
  • “Medical Issues and Their Role In The Complex Workers’ Compensation Claim” March 16, 2015 – NBI Seminar for Advanced Workers’ Compensation
  • “Good Faith Mediation and Why it is Encouraged: Tips for effective Utilization of the Process” November 7, 2013 – Professional Rehabilitation Options, Inc. – Virginia Workers’ Compensation Continuing Education Seminar
  • “A Practical Guide to Workers’ Compensation’ July 25, 2013 – Sterling Education Service, Inc. – Continuing Legal Education
  • “Litigation Techniques For The Difficult Workers’ Compensation Case” October 2012 – NBI Seminar CLE Advanced Workers Compensation
  • “Medical Issues During A Workers’ Compensation Case” March 20, 2012- NBI Seminar Continuing Legal Education
  • “Deposition Pitfalls” – Virginia State Bar-First Day in Practice Continuing Legal Education 2010, 2011, 2012

Appellate decisions

  • Unifirst Corporation of Richmond v. Gavin Jackson (Virginia Court of Appeals, March 30, 2015)
  • DBP Holding Corporation and Hartford Casualty Insurance Company v. Margarete Moore (Virginia Court of Appeals, March 10, 2015)
  • Davis & Green, Inc. v. Lowery (Virginia Court of Appeals, February 25, 2014)
  • HH Gregg, Inc. v. Gulledge (Virginia Court of Appeals, October 29, 2013)
  • Donald Samuel v. C. W. Wright Construction Co., (Supreme Court of Virginia, No. 110070, February 24, 2012)
  • http://valawyersweekly.com/wp-files/pdf/samuel0223.pdf
  • County of Henrico v. Henry (Virginia Court of Appeals, February 7, 2012)
  • Philip Morris USA, Inc. v. Blankenship (Virginia Court of Appeals, November 22, 2011)
  • Garcia v. RBP Construction, Inc. (Virginia Court of Appeals, October 26, 2010)
  • Morningstar Foods, LLC v. Perotti (Virginia Court of Appeals, July 29, 2008)
  • Helena Lewis v. Monument City Properties (Supreme Court of Virginia, No. 101210)

DISCLAIMER: ALL CASE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. WE CANNOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT ANY SIMILAR RESULTS IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY ANY ATTORNEY IN OUR FIRM.

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