Local 434.951.7200

Toll-free 1.800.451.1288

  • Tradition. Excellence. Results.

    Gary W. Kendall

    PHONE   434.951.7236

    FAX   434.951.7256


    • Bio

      GARY W. KENDALL serves persons injured by job-related hazards and toxic materials. He represents workers suffering from asbestos-related injuries. Gary has spoken on personal injury law at bar association meetings and national conferences on asbestos, product liability, personal injury, and workers compensation. He has been practicing law in Virginia since his graduation in 1976 from the University of Richmond School of Law in Richmond, Virginia.

      Gary served as former general counsel to the Virginia AFL-CIO, and he spends time each year lobbying at the General Assembly in Richmond for workers’ rights and laws promoting occupational health and safety. He has been an active member and national board member of the American Association of Justice and the American Board of Trial Advocates.

    • Areas of Practice

      • Asbestos-related Injuries
      • Personal Injury
    • Professional Activities

      • Virginia State Bar
      • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
      • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Chairman, Labor Liaison Committee, ATLA PAC Trustee)
      • American Board of Trial Advocates (Board of Directors)
      • Melvin Belli Society
      • Civil Justice Foundation (Founding Member)
      • Roscoe Pound Institute, Trustee
      • Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association
      • Adjunct Faculty, University of Richmond School of Law
    • Honors & Recognitions

      • Best Lawyers (2011-Present)
      • AV® Preeminent™
      • 2007 “Man of the Year” by the Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) Western Virginia Chapter
      • Virginia AFL-CIO, Paul Askew Distinguished Service Award
      • American Association of Justice, 1998, 1999, 2000, Weidman Wysocki Award
      • Super Lawyers (2006-Present)
      • Governor’s Commission on Workers Compensation
      • Leaders in the Law 2013
    • Education

      • University of Virginia (B.A. 1971)
      • University of Richmond School of Law (J.D. 1976)