Attorney William B. Kilduff of Emroch & Kilduff was recently selected by The Best Lawyers in America as the 2019 Lawyer of the Year for his work in Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in the Richmond area. This is the ninth time that Mr. Kilduff has been recognized by his peers in Best Lawyers (2010 to 2017).
Only one lawyer in each practice area of each metropolitan area in the United States receives the prestigious honor of the title Lawyer of the Year, making this recognition a significant career accolade for Mr. Kilduff. Lawyers receive the title based on peer review assessments from their colleagues in their local legal communities.
Receiving this award speaks to the high level of respect and admiration Mr. Kilduff has earned from his colleagues and peers in the Richmond-area personal injury bar. In voting him Lawyer of the Year, Mr. Kilduff’s colleagues give him the highest marks for his top-flight legal abilities, his commitment to uphold and develop the law, his peerless professionalism, and his strong ethical standards.
We’re proud to call Bill Kilduff our colleague, partner, and friend. This is an honor he has earned and richly deserves.
About William B. Kilduff
Bill Kilduff has spent four-decades fighting to achieve justice and fair compensation for victims of personal injury and wrongful death throughout Virginia and West Virginia. His successes in and out of the courtroom have garnered him multiple peer review awards, including his recognition in 2017 U.S. News and World Report Best Lawyers and Law Firms and as one of Virginia’s Top 10 Super Lawyers from 2011-2013. He is licensed to practice law in Virginia and West Virginia, and has appeared before state and federal courts throughout the region.
Mr. Kilduff’s commitment to his clients has produced consistently outstanding results, including multiple million dollar and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for victims of tragic and life-altering accidents and injuries. A testament to his reputation for fairness and careful deliberation, Mr. Kilduff’s colleagues at other firms have also chosen him to serve as an arbitrator in their own alternative dispute resolution matters.
Over Mr. Kilduff’s long career, which began in 1977, he has been an active member and leader in professional organizations. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and a Member of the Board of Trustees for Randolph-Macon College from 2005-2017, and has served as the Chairman of the Insurance Committee for the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association and has been an active member of the American Association for Justice and the Virginia State Bar Committee on Fee Dispute Resolution. Mr. Kilduff has also lectured extensively on personal injury law, highlighting not just his passion for his craft but also a commitment to serving the best interests of his clients.
Many of Mr. Kilduff’s clients seek him out on the recommendation of his peers in the legal bar, who refer the toughest cases to him based on his sterling reputation and deep knowledge of personal injury law and wrongful death in Virginia and West Virginia. Mr. Kilduff carefully selects cases in which he believes he can make a difference in seeking justice for a client. With personal attention and dedication to serving as a true advocate, he advises and guides those going through tragic and difficult events in their lives, and helps ensure they receive every benefit and protection the law affords them.
If you have a case you would like to discuss with the experienced accident attorneys at Emroch & Kilduff, write to us online or call (804) 358-1568 to schedule a free consultation.