Jonathan Halperin is a top-rated personal injury attorney with years of experience in both state and federal courts. As a result, his practice is devoted to personal injury and wrongful death cases. Recently, Jonathan was selected to Best Lawyers in America. Also, he is a Virginia Super Lawyer, and has a “superb” Avvo rating. Last year, Jonathan was selected as a Leader in the Law by the Virginia Lawyers Weekly. Finally, Jonathan is licensed to practice law in Virginia, the District of Columbia, and Maryland.
In his 26 years of legal practice, Mr. Halperin has won large verdicts for personal injury and wrongful death clients. These include wins at trial. plus substantial out-of-court settlements. Mr. Halperin also represents victims in defective product cases. In addition, he has won appellate decisions in wrongful death, police misconduct, premises liability, and medical malpractice.
Prior to arriving in Richmond, Mr. Halperin was a Founding Partner of a top litigation law firm in Washington, D.C. In addition, he has lectured extensively in the fields of personal injury and trial law at local law schools and universities. In past years, Mr. Halperin was an Adjunct Professor of Law at Catholic University School of Law.
For many years, Mr. Halperin has served as a member of the Steering Committee of the Injury to Persons section of the D.C. Bar. Prior to that, Jonathan taught Continuing Legal Education courses for the District of Columbia Bar. When not in court, he continues to teach attorneys for the Virginia Trial Lawyers’ Association and the National Business Institute. In addition, the American University Law School National Moot Court Team selected Mr. Halperin as their coach.
Mr. Halperin earned his law degree from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of law. Prior to that, he earn his Bachelor’s degree from George Washington University. Jonathan is passionate about victims’ rights. In conclusion, he is honored to have the privilege of fighting for clients who have been victims of negligence.