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Burnett and Williams has served clients and Virginia communities for over 40 years. In our blog, we share articles about important issues of personal injury law and community news. We welcome comments and questions!

Martin Luther King Portrait

A Day of Service in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

“The time is always right to do what is right.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., March 31, 1968 Each year, on the third Monday in January, we celebrate and honor the life and legacy of the great Dr. King with…

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A New Cell Phone Law to Ring in 2021

WIth a new year comes a new Virginia state law requiring phone calls behind the wheel to be hands-free. Welcome, 2021! A new year tends to bring with it the promise of a fresh start, an opportunity to reflect, and…

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Good-bye 2020

In the practice of personal injury law, it is legitimate to say that every week is a tough week. We are always helping people get through some of the most difficult times in their lives -- dealing with car accident…

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Brandy Alexander cocktail drink with holiday decor

Holiday Spin on a Classic Drink

It’s no secret that this has been a challenging year.  We wanted to share a delicious holiday drink that may help you spread some holiday cheer! The Brandy Alexander is a drink that was popular in the 1930’s-1970’s.  The cocktail,…

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Traffic on major road at night

Driving Safety This Holiday Season

This past year Virginia was the 5th most dangerous state for drivers, so be sure to do all you can to stay safe behind the wheel!    For many of us, these past 9 months of Covid-19 shut-downs and restrictions have…

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Small Business Saturday is Extra-Important This Year!

Help keep your neighborhood businesses vibrant this holiday season by shopping local.   This year, holiday gatherings will look different, and so will holiday shopping. But that doesn’t mean that you can’t still support your local community businesses with Small…

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Kathleen hanging pink banner for Breast Cancer Awareness

Fearless, together!

Breast cancer awareness is a cause close to our hearts here at Burnett & Williams, and our very own Kathleen Ikonomidis shares her journey with this disease that touches too many of our family and friends. October is Breast Cancer…

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Operation Crash Reduction

The Virginia Sheriffs’ Association wants you to be safe on the road while you’re out enjoying this long holiday weekend! Last year, October was the deadliest month for car accidents in the state of Virginia: October 2019 saw 12,568 motor…

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