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Brody Reid

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4116 Fitzhugh Ave
Richmond, Virginia 23230

Best Lawyers - Award 2015Brody Reid is an experienced and zealous trial attorney. Focusing on assisting injured individuals and their families during tough times, Brody has worked tirelessly to help individuals in his hometown in the years since law school. Throughout his career, Brody has successfully represented over a thousand clients in the areas of Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury, and Civil Litigation through jury trials, bench trials, appeals, and administrative proceedings.

Brody has appeared successfully before the Supreme Court of Virginia, Court of Appeals of Virginia, Workers’ Compensation Commission, Circuit Court jury trials around Virginia, and General District Court trials. He frequently lectures around the sate

Brody’s commitment to his community and to the people that live here led him to co-found Reid Goodwin and focus on the areas of personal injury, workers compensation, and civil litigation. Outside the office, he spends enjoys time with his wife, daughter, and dogs. He is also involved in several community service and charitable organizations, focused on improving the quality of life for all Richmond residents and families.

Education

University of Richmond School of Law

James Madison University

Professional Membership, Honors & Community Involvement

Best Lawyers in America
Winner: 2016 & 2017

Nation’s Top Injured Worker’s Attorney, Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group
Member Since: 2015

Virginia Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Top 100 Injured Workers’ Advocate Nationally, Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group
Winner: 2014

The National Trial Lawyers, Top 40 under 40 Trial Lawyers
Winner: 2015, 2016, & 2017

Virginia Trial Lawyers Association

  • Workers' Compensation Chair 2015, 2016
  • Board of Governors 2015, 2016
  • Workers’ Compensation Advanced Continuing Legal Education Retreat Chair 2013, 2014
  • Advanced Automobile Liability Continuing Legal Education Retreat Co-Chair 2014

American Association For Justice, Leaders Forum

Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers’ Conference – Circuit Representative, City of Richmond

Union Hill Civic Association Membership No. Past President

Virginia Workers’ Compensation Inns of Court

HillTopper 5k, Board of Directors

Richmond Animal League “WoofStock” Top 3 Fundraiser
Member Since: 2015, 2016

Publications & Speaking Engagements

Adjunct Law Professor, University of Richmond School of Law. 2015-2016, 2016-2017

“Medpay, ERISA, and Health Insurance – Hurdles Presented to Plaintiffs Lawyers” November 15, 2016 - Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Paralegal Seminar

“Discovery Techniques” November 4, 2016 – Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Advanced Workers’ Compensation Retreat

“Return to Work – Perspective from the Field” October 19 & 20, 2016 - Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission Educational Conference 2016

“Medpay, ERISA, and Health Insurance – Hurdles Presented to Plaintiffs Lawyers” April 1, 2016 – Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention

“Handling UEF Cases, Possible New Developments & Approaches” March 8, 2016 - Virginia Workers’ Compensation Inns of Court

"Settlements: The Relationship Between Workers' Compensation, Social Security and Medicare" March 16, 2015 - NBI Seminar for Advanced Workers' Compensation

"Medical Issues and Their Role In The Complex Workers' Compensation Claim" March 16, 2015 - NBI Seminar for Advanced Workers' Compensation

“Good Faith Mediation and Why it is Encouraged: Tips for effective Utilization of the Process” November 7, 2013 – Professional Rehabilitation Options, Inc. – Virginia Workers’ Compensation Continuing Education Seminar

“A Practical Guide to Workers’ Compensation’ July 25, 2013 - Sterling Education Service, Inc. – Continuing Legal Education

“Litigation Techniques For The Difficult Workers’ Compensation Case” October 2012 – NBI Seminar CLE Advanced Workers Compensation

“Medical Issues During A Workers’ Compensation Case” March 20, 2012- NBI Seminar Continuing Legal Education

“Deposition Pitfalls” - Virginia State Bar-First Day in Practice Continuing Legal Education 2010, 2011, 2012

Appellate decisions

Unifirst Corporation of Richmond v. Gavin Jackson (Virginia Court of Appeals, March 30, 2015)

DBP Holding Corporation and Hartford Casualty Insurance Company v. Margarete Moore (Virginia Court of Appeals, March 10, 2015)

Davis & Green, Inc. v. Lowery (Virginia Court of Appeals, February 25, 2014)

HH Gregg, Inc. v. Gulledge (Virginia Court of Appeals, October 29, 2013)

Donald Samuel v. C. W. Wright Construction Co., (Supreme Court of Virginia, No. 110070, February 24, 2012)

County of Henrico v. Henry (Virginia Court of Appeals, February 7, 2012)

Philip Morris USA, Inc. v. Blankenship (Virginia Court of Appeals, November 22, 2011)

Garcia v. RBP Construction, Inc. (Virginia Court of Appeals, October 26, 2010)

Morningstar Foods, LLC v. Perotti (Virginia Court of Appeals, July 29, 2008)

Helena Lewis v. Monument City Properties (Supreme Court of Virginia, No. 101210)

DISCLAIMER: ALL CASE RESULTS DEPEND ON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. WE CANNOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT ANY SIMILAR RESULTS IN ANY FUTURE CASE UNDERTAKEN BY ANY ATTORNEY IN OUR FIRM.

News/Articles

“Accidents Happen- Steps to Take When it is Your Vehicle”- Richmond Family Magazine- November 2012“Accidents Happen- Steps to Take When it is Your Vehicle”- Richmond Family Magazine- November 2012