Tuesday, 20 of November of 2018

Confidential, Multimillion Dollar Settlements Discussed by Virginia Injury Lawyer

By Shapiro, Lewis, Appleton and Favaloro, , Virginia Medical Malpractice Attorney

My colleague Rick Shapiro recently wrote an article discussing whether to settle cases when defendants ask for confidentiality agreements. Our Virginia attorneys have dealt with this issue for years and confidential settlements are becoming more common. Learn how we handle this issue by taking a moment to read Rick’s article: “Travails of a Virginia Injury Lawyer: Why I Can’t Tell You About Some Multimillion Dollar Settlements.”

About the Editors: Shapiro, Cooper Lewis & Appleton is a law firm whose Virginia/Carolina attorneys focus on injury and accident law and have experience handling medical malpractice cases involving hospital and doctor mistakes and nursing home abuse and neglect. Check out our case results to see for yourself. Though not every case meets our criteria, we offer free initial consultations. Give us a call at (800) 752-0042. If you can’t get through due to high call volume, leave a message so we can return your call. Also be sure to check out our free special report Top 10 Tips From a Medical Malpractice Insider. Our primary office is in Virginia Beach, Virginia (VA), but we also have offices in Hampton, VA, and Elizabeth City, North Carolina (NC). Our lawyers hold licenses in VA, NC, South Carolina (SC), West Virginia (WV), Kentucky (KY), Florida (FL) and Washington, DC. Rick Shapiro and James Lewis were included in the 2011 issue of Best Lawyers in America. They, along with fellow attorney John M. Cooper, were also named 2011 Virginia Super Lawyers for Personal Injury Law, an honor which fewer than 5 percent of outstanding lawyers receive. We also host an extensive injury law video library on Youtube. Further, our lawyers proudly edit the Virginia Beach Injuryboard, Norfolk Injuryboard and Northeast North Carolina Injuryboard blogs as pro bono public information services.