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“Best Law Firms” of 2017

Brown & Jennings, PLC has been selected by their clients and peers to be included as The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” of 2017. According to its website (www.bestlawfirms.usnews.com), clients were asked to provide feedback on firm practice groups, addressing expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility, and whether they would refer another client to the firm. Lawyers also voted on expertise, responsiveness, integrity, cost-effectiveness, whether they would refer a matter to a firm, and whether they consider a firm a worthy competitor.

Brown & Jennings, PLC has been selected for its work in the practice areas of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs.

The Best Lawyers in America 2017

P. Brent Brown and William A. Jennings of Brown & Jennings, PLC have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2017 The Best Lawyers in America©, 23rd Edition.

Mr. Brown has been selected for his work in the practice areas of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs. This recognition marks his 22nd year of inclusion with Best Lawyers. Additionally, he has also been named as the Best Lawyers’ Roanoke Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs “Lawyer of the Year.” Only a single lawyer in each practice area, in each community, is being honored as a “Lawyer of the Year.”

Mr. Jennings has been selected for his work in the practice area of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.

According to its website (www.bestlawyers.com), Best Lawyers® was first published in 1983 and is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers reports that over 54,000 leading attorneys cast more than 7.3 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.

 

MADD Regional Law Enforcement Awards

Brown & Jennings, PLC is proud to have been a sponsor of the 2016 Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Regional Law Enforcement Awards Luncheon, held on Wednesday, September 14th at the Vinton War Memorial.  This event recognizes dozens of law enforcement officers from across Southwest and Central Virginia for having the highest number of DUI arrests in their departments.

The awards were hosted with the support of the Central Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Programs (ASAP), Court-Community Corrections, Dan River ASAP, and New River ASAP.

For more information about MADD and its mission since 1980 to stop drunk drivers, support victims of such crimes, and prevent underage drinking, visit the organization’s website at www.madd.org.

Firm News

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Brown & Jennings, PLC is proud to announce that their Investigator, Troy Fleming, was honored at the 2016 paralegal seminar in Nashville, Tennessee recently:

“At the paralegal seminar this week, Troy Fleming was named AIEG Paralegal of the Year.  Troy, who serves as a legal investigator with the Roanoke, Virginia law firm of Brown & Jennings, PLC, was the runaway winner in our open voting.  Troy is married and has two sons.  In addition to working full-time, Troy is a volunteer with the Rescue Mission of Roanoke, and an active member of the National Association of Legal Investigators Inner Circle of Investigators Association of Virginia.

As we all know, Troy is always willing to help – to pass on the name of an investigator anywhere in the country, to tell us of a killer website, and to speak when asked.  Troy truly exemplifies the best qualities of an AIEG Paralegal, even if that’s not his job-title!”

 

The Best Lawyers in America 2016

IMG_3931-5Brown & Jennings, PLC announced that both of its attorneys, P. Brent Brown and William A. Jennings, were named to the Best Lawyers in America listing for 2016.

K9s IN THE VINES JUMP FOR THE CURE

Brown & Jennings, PLC was proud to be a sponsor of the K9s in the Vines Jump for the Cure event on May 23th and 24th, 2015 at White Rock Vineyards & Winery in Goodview, Va. Proceeds went to support the Virginia Blue Ridge Affiliate of Susan G. Komen. This organization works toward breast cancer awareness and care while encouraging the development of a cure.

The Tidewater Doc Dogs competition featured dogs jumping from a pier into water, with the winners being those who could jump the furthest. (Photo by: Troy Fleming)The Tidewater Dock Dogs competition featured dogs jumping from a pier into water, with the winners being those who could jump the furthest. (Photo by: Troy Fleming)

Brown & Jennings, PLC was proud to be a sponsor of the K9s in the Vines event. (Photo by: Troy Fleming)Brown & Jennings, PLC was proud to be a sponsor of the K9s in the Vines event. (Photo by: Troy Fleming)

2014 ROANOKE WING FEST ATTRACTS MORE THAN 5,000 PEOPLE TO EVENT

wingfestBrown & Jennings is proud to have been a sponsor of the 5th Annual Roanoke Wing Fest which took place in Elmwood Park on August 23, 2014 and attracted more than 5,000 attendees to the event. The day featured four bands, games and contests, kid activities, and dozens of varieties of chicken wings.

The fundraiser benefited the Roanoke Brain Injury Services of Southwest Virginia (BISSWVA), raising funds to help provide services for those in the Southwest Virginia community whose lives have been affected by brain injury.

More information about the BISSWVA can be found on their website at www.bisswva.org

THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA

P. Brent Brown and William A. Jennings of Brown & Jennings, PLC have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 The Best Lawyers in America©, 21st Edition.

Mr. Brown has been selected for his work in the practice areas of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs. This recognition marks his 20th year of inclusion with Best Lawyers. Additionally, he has been named as the Best Lawyers’ 2014 – 2015 Roanoke Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs “Lawyer of the Year.” Only a single lawyer in each practice area, in each community, is being honored as a “Lawyer of the Year.”

Mr. Jennings has been selected for his work in the practice area of Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs.

According to its website (www.bestlawyers.com), Best Lawyers® was first published in 1983 and has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey. Best Lawyers reports that over 52,000 leading attorneys cast more than 5.5 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.

NEW EDITION OF “LIVING SAFER” MAGAZINE

At Brown & Jennings, we care about the well-being of our clients and community and are pleased to announce a new issue of the magazine Living Safer, formerly The Safety Report, has just been released as Volume 6, Edition 1.

This publication is produced in collaboration with a growing community of respected legal professionals, industry experts, and consumer advocates called The Injury Board, all committed to improving quality of life by promoting safety.

living saferOur law firm is passionately devoted to making our community a safer place to live, work and play. Whether it be handling serious injury or death cases, we believe that an informed citizenry is essential to the welfare of our community.

To that end, this magazine promotes security and well-being through articles and safety tips. We hope this information will help you and those close to you avoid injury or give you guidance if injuries do occur. Our goal is to educate you about potentially hazardous products and conditions to keep you and your family safe. We endeavor to prevent others from suffering tragic injuries by promoting safe practices and responsible product manufacturing.

If you have any legal questions or would like to speak with our firm, please visit us at www.brownjenningslaw.com or call us at 888-982-6788 or 540-444-4010.

2014 ROANOKE WING FEST

wingfestBrown & Jennings, PLC is thrilled to be a sponsor of the 5th Annual Roanoke Wing Fest (www.roanokewingfest.com) to benefit the Brain Injury Services of Southwest Virginia (www.bisswva.org). The event will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Elmwood Park in Downtown Roanoke where visitors will enjoy live music, fun contests, and over 70 varieties of wings. We invite you to come out for a great cause and look forward to the possibility of seeing you!