(November 2014) – RICHMOND, VA – Setliff Law is pleased to announce its appointment as General Counsel to the Virginia Trucking Association (VTA). VTA is a statewide, non-profit association of trucking companies, private fleet operators, industry suppliers, and other firms and individuals involved in motor freight transportation at the local, state and national level.
Setliff Law has extensive experience in the trucking and transportation industries, including substantial expertise in the following areas: catastrophic personal injury and property damage claims as well as freight and property claims, commercial litigation, regulatory compliance, labor and employment matters, insurance coverage disputes, regulatory compliance and transactional work, workers’ compensation claims, and negotiating and drafting of independent contractor agreements. The firm’s emergency response team responds to accident scenes on short notice in order to document and preserve critical evidence, interview witnesses, communicate with law enforcement and direct the investigation on behalf of motor carriers involved in accidents.
Setliff Law represents a wide array of trucking companies, including large national carriers, regional carriers and local entities. Our attorneys are members of the American Trucking Association, the Maryland Motor Truck Association, the Trucking Industry Defense Association, and the Virginia Movers and Warehousemen Association. The law firm was recently recognized as one of America’s Best Law Firms for 2015 in the category of Transportation Law.
About Setliff Law
C. Stephen Setliff and Gregory F. Holland opened the doors to the Glen Allen (Richmond) office of Setliff Law in June 2006. In December 2008, they opened a second office in Baltimore, Maryland, and that office, led by managing partner J. Christopher Nosher, subsequently relocated to Annapolis, Maryland.
Setliff Law, P.C. focuses primarily on transportation and product liability law, but the firm’s attorneys also have extensive experience in insurance coverage disputes, business and commercial litigation, toxic tort litigation, commercial landlord/tenant litigation, eminent domain, contract disputes, subrogation, general personal injury, property damage matters, school and school employee liability, and insurance defense.
To contact Setliff Law in Virginia, call (804) 377-1260, and in Maryland, (443) 837-6800, or visit our website at setliffholland.com.