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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!

Auto Insurance Smarts

Is your car insurance coverage adequate? Now is a good time to talk to your agent about protecting yourself by increasing your coverage levels — it’ll cost less than you think! by Kat Ikonomidis, Intake Specialist, Burnett & Williams It’s…

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Ampersand Pantry Volunteers celebrating 1 year of service


Peter Burnett’s Ampersand Pantry Project turns one! When Peter Burnett first started the Ampersand Pantry Project in January of 2020, he really had no idea what kind of impact it would have on his Leesburg, VA, community. His initial plan…

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A New Federal Rule Will Make Accessing Your Medical Records Easier

Starting this month, healthcare providers must give patients free access to their electronic medical records. When we work with clients who have incurred serious injuries in a car accident or in a bad slip and fall accident, their injury-care and…

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Celebrating Black History Month

There are lots of opportunities across the Commonwealth this month to celebrate and learn more about African American culture and history. All across the country this month, communities are celebrating the achievements of Black Americans, and participating in events to…

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5 Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts

Here are a few ideas that will help you WOW your Valentine!   Gift for Valentine day, wooden heart With Valentine’s Day quickly approaching, many of us are looking for ways to show our special someone just how much they mean…

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Virginia Updates Its Reckless Driving Threshold Law

Driving over the speed limit can have more serious legal consequences than you might think! Blurred road and car, speed motion background In Virginia, there have long been serious legal consequences for speed-related reckless driving, but even so, many people…

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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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