John M. Cooper
Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers
125 St. Paul’s Boulevard
Suite 510
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone:     (757) 455-0077
Fax:           (757) 455-8274
E-Mail:     jcooper@cooperhurley.com

 

Education
University of California at Berkeley (B.A. 1985), Phi Beta Kappa
University of Virginia School of Law (J.D. 1988)

Affiliations
Permanent Member, Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association: Board of Governors, At Large (2015-present), District 2 (2011-14), CLE Committee Chair (2019-2020)
Virginia Trial Lawyers PAC, Trustee
American Association for Justice: Chair, FELA Litigation Group (2011-2017), Past Chair, Railroad Law Section
Virginia Beach Bar and Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Associations
Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys
Licensed also in North Carolina and West Virginia

Honors and Awards
Listed, “Super Lawyers” for personal injury
Martindale-Hubbell “AV” rated
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
AVVO rating 10 out of 10 (Superb)

Areas of Practice
personal injury, automotive and tractor-trailer litigation, wrongful death, traumatic brain injury, Federal Employer’s Liability Act (FELA), railroad grade crossing collisions, premises liability