David D. Hudgins - Founder, AV Preeminent  vcard

David D. Hudgins - Founder, AV Preeminent
Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register 2018
Virginia CLE Faculty Virginia CLE Author
Email: dhudgins@hudginslawfirm.com
Direct: (703) 837-3206
Fax: (703) 739-3700

B.S. 1977, Hampden-Sydney College; J.D. 1980, University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law. Admitted to the Bars of the Commonwealth of Virginia, District of Columbia, State of Maryland, United States Supreme Court, United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth and District of Columbia Circuits, United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia, the District of Columbia, the District of Maryland and the Northern District of Texas, and the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern District of Virginia, the District of Columbia and the District of Maryland.  Mr. Hudgins has been elected to membership in the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel and the American Board of Trial Advocates. In addition to the local bar associations, Mr. Hudgins is also a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys, the Council on Litigation Management, the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys and Eagle International Associates, Inc. Mr. Hudgins is a co-author of Tort and Personal Injury Law, for the Virginia Practice Series (Thomson West) and he is a contributing author for the Virginia CLE Publications handbook Insurance Law in Virginia (Virginia Law Foundation). Mr. Hudgins currently serves on the Legal Malpractice Insurance Committee for the Virginia State Bar.

Since 1981 Mr. Hudgins has devoted his legal career almost exclusively to insurance and corporate defense. He has extensive litigation experience in a wide variety of matters, including professional liability (attorneys, accountants and health care providers), general liability, products liability, automobile and trucking, constitutional torts, construction, defamation,  environmental, errors and omissions, insurance coverage, municipal liability, personal injury, property damage and workers' compensation. Mr. Hudgins' geographic range of practice includes all state and federal courts throughout Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. He has handled over a hundred and fifty jury trials, as well as numerous bench trials and appeals.  Mr. Hudgins is an advocate for alternative dispute resolution, and he regularly represents his clients in formal mediation and arbitration sessions.

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Alexandria, VA 22314
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