Brad Goodwin has represented countless clients in a wide variety of areas of law, including workers' compensation, personal injury, domestic and family law, civil litigation, estate planning, employment law, criminal and traffic law. Over time, Brad has focused his practice primarily on helping injured workers pursue their claims through the Workers' Compensation Commission; although, he also dedicates some time to assisting clients in other areas of law where he has vast experience.
After a brief time practicing in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Brad returned to the Richmond area in 2010 to co-found Reid Goodwin. Brad has a strong commitment to being involved in the community and helping to ensure the residents of the Richmond area receive the representation and attention they deserve.
Brad has argued successfully in the Court of Appeals of Virginia, Workers' Compensation Commission, the Virginia Employment Commission, and numerous Circuit Courts, General District Courts and administrative proceedings all throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.
In his spare time, Brad has a passion for music and athletics. Brad has been a member of multiple musical groups, often volunteering his time to provide entertainment at charity events. He also participates in various recreational leagues and races throughout the year.
Workers' Compensation Personal Injury Civil Litigation
University of Virginia, 2004 BA- Foreign Affairs University of Richmond School of Law, 2007 JD
Associations and Membership
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association- Current Positions(s) Held:Chair for Advanced Workers' Compensation Retreat American Association for Justice- Current American Inns of Court- Virginia Workers' Compensation- Current Henrico Bar Association
Honors & Awards
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers (2017) American Institute of Legal Counsel: Client Satisfaction- Workers' Compensation (2016)
CASA Superhero 5K Charity Race Various Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Charity Events Volunteer
Publications & Speaking Engagements "Virginia Commercial and Landlord-Tenant Law- Provisions in Residential Lease Agreements" - Virginia Continuing Legal Education September 12, 2013 "Virginia Workers' Compensation- Ethics and Professional Behavior"- July 23, 2015 "Advanced Workers' Compensation Retreat" November 2017 "Advanced Workers' Compensation Retreat" November 2018
7-Eleven, Inc., et. al. v. Williams(Virginia Court of Appeals, Record No. 138132, February 11, 2014)
"If Your Kid Is Arrested- Steps to Take and What to Expect"- Richmond Family Magazine- October 2012 http://richmondfamilymagazine.com/article/if-your-kids-arrested/ "Child Support- Making Good on What's Due" - Richmond Family Magazine- July 2013 http://richmondfamilymagazine.com/article/child-support/