Peter Schurig, a partner at Setliff Law, has been elected Chair of the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys (VADA) Policy Coverage Section.
The VADA is "a voluntary bar association comprised of
over 850 attorneys whose litigation is primarily focused on the defense of civil actions," according to the VADA website. It states that its mission is to assist Virginia attorneys in the professional and ethical representation of their clients in civil litigation through education, communication and fellowship. Mr. Schurig is a seasoned trial attorney who represents businesses and individuals in all manners of complex commercial litigation and catastrophic personal injury defense, employment matters, administrative investigations and actions, and alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Mr. Schurig focuses his practice in insurance defense and coverage disputes, construction defect claims, intellectual property litigation and transactions, and regulatory audits, compliance, and defense. He is also a licensed patent attorney with prosecution, litigation, portfolio management and business strategy expertise in patent, copyright and trademark matters. Mr. Schurig also routinely advises businesses with transactional and insurance needs and operational risk exposure. For Mr. Schurig's full bio, please click here.