Richardson Building, 325 Seventh Street | Parkersburg, West Virginia 26102 | Fax: (304) 428-8241

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Practice Areas

The experienced attorneys at the Parkersburg law firm of Richardson, Richardson & Campbell provide a wide range of legal services to individuals and families in the Middle Ohio Valley and across the state of West Virginia.  To find out how we can assist you or your family, contact us today.  Our diverse areas of practice include:

Personal Injury Law

When a person is harmed because of the carelessness or misconduct of another, the injured victim is entitled to recovery for the damages he or she has suffered.  If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident, our lawyers will work with you to investigate the nature of your claim and identify all potential sources of recovery.  Whether your accident occurred in the workplace or on Interstate 77, we have the skills and legal expertise to provide the counsel and advocacy you need.  However, it is important to act quickly; the West Virginia statute of limitations generally requires injured plaintiffs to file a claim within two years of the accident.

At Richardson, Richardson & Campbell, our attorneys handle a wide range of personal injury claims, including those involving:

  • Automobile accidents
  • Trucking accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Products liability
  • Slip & fall accidents
  • Wrongful death
  • Work-related injuries
  • Soft tissue cases
  • Whiplash

Criminal Defense

Being accused of a crime can be a traumatic experience.  Whether have been charged or are only under investigation, the sooner you contact a qualified attorney the stronger your chances are of mounting an effective defense.  At Richardson, Richardson & Campbell, we are dedicated to protecting the constitutional rights of ordinary citizens.  Our attorneys are prepared to handle virtually any type of criminal defense matter, whether the case involves a misdemeanor DUI charge or a serious felony offense, such as homicide.  In addition, we have a wealth of experience in representing clients in cases involving allegations of domestic violence or federal drug crimes.  To learn more about our particular expertise in the area of DUI defense, please visit our satellite site, www.parkersburgduilawyer.com.

Family Law

Among the most sensitive areas of the law, family law disputes frequently touch on the most emotional and personal aspects of a person's life.  An experienced attorney can provide critical guidance and counsel throughout the difficult process of divorce, helping you to obtain a resolution that will be in your best interests - and the best interests of your family.  We regularly assist men and women throughout the Parkersburg area obtain a favorable resolution to the following matters:

  • Child custody
  • Child and spousal support
  • Adoptions
  • Paternity
  • Name changes
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Modifications to existing court orders
  • Domestic violence restraining orders

Wills & Estates

In planning for the future, it is important to consider the ways in which one's wealth, property, and assets are passed on to future generations, and to plan for any unforeseen incidents that may drastically change one's situation and health.  An experienced estate planning attorney can work closely with you to establish a plan that will ensure your assets are distributed in accordance with your desires and your wishes are fully accounted for in the event of your incapacity.  We assist clients with small- to medium-sized estates in a range of estate planning and related matters, including:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of attorney
  • Probate & estate litigation

General Civil Matters

Beyond all of the matters listed above, the attorneys at Richardson, Richardson & Campbell are capable of handling virtually any general civil law matter with which you need assistance.  We have helped clients in a wide range of areas, including but not limited to:

  • Obtaining unemployment benefits
  • Social security disability
  • Landlord-tenant disputes
  • Business litigation, including contract disputes
  • Real estate transactions, including title searches
  • Real estate litigation, including mechanic's liens
  • Construction defect claims