Gerald A. Schwartz specializes in Virginia personal injury and
wrongful death law. With more than 30 years of experience, he has
a statewide reputation for representing the victims of major car,
truck, and motorcycle accidents. With its main office in Alexandria,
The Law Offices of Gerald A. Schwartz has other client meeting
locations in Woodbridge, Manassas and Fredericksburg.
LAW OFFICES OF GERALD A. SCHWARTZ
A recognized expert on insurance
coverage in serious accident cases,
Schwartz has been selected by The National Trial Lawyers as one
of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” in Virginia and is a lifetime member
of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. In addition, Schwartz has
been named to Virginia Super Lawyers since 2007.
Schwartz is a leader among Virginia personal injury
and wrongful death lawyers. He has served as
president of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
(V TLA), advocating for the rights of injured people
in the Virginia legislature and across the state.
Since 2007, Schwartz has been selected to “Ten
Leaders in Civil and Personal Injury Law” in
Northern Virginia. In 2012, 2013 and 2016, he was
named by Northern Virginia Magazine as one of the
“Top Lawyers” in Northern Virginia.
Schwartz is often asked to teach other lawyers how
to maximize client recoveries. In October 2013,
he lectured on the topic of “Analogies in Closing
Argument.” In October 2014, he lectured across
Virginia in the V TLA seminar “Sources of Coverage.”
Schwartz has given more than 90 lectures to
personal injury attorneys. In May 2016, Schwartz
presented the entire morning session of V TLA’s May
Tort Seminar. He is a faculty and board member
of the Virginia College of Trial Advocacy. He was
honored to be the only lawyer to present the V TLA’s
full-day “Master of Advocacy Seminar” across
Virginia. All of Schwartz’s publications assisting
attorneys, including his books Primer of Neck and
Back Injuries for Attorneys and Staff and Virginia Auto
Insurance Law (2nd Edition), are available on his
website. The 3rd Edition (2016) is available from the
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.
A former registered pharmacist, Schwartz’s
specialized medical knowledge and training help
him better understand a client’s serious injuries
and advocate for maximum recovery.
With a reputation for quality representation of each
client, Schwartz is an energetic, aggressive, and
compassionate advocate who handles all aspects
of his clients’ personal injury or wrongful death
claims. He is with every client each step of the way
to obtain justice and hold wrongdoers accountable.
2827 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Other Meeting Locations:
Manassas, Woodbridge and Fredericksburg
PH: (703) 823-0055 • FX: (703) 370-7732