Hart & Assoc. provides law and law-related solutions to businesses and individuals. We provide Espanol and Bahasa Malaysia translation services with appointment. We believe in building lasting relationships with our clients and still believe the practice of law is a profession and calling.
For business, we are your outside general counsel, only a telephone call away. We do believe in "have law license, will travel" and are delighted to come to your place of business to discuss your concerns and to observe your business.
For individuals, we are your confidant to whom you can share the tough issues.
Whether litigation, mediation, or otherwise, we bring effective advocacy, creative problem solving, and effective strategies to craft a solution that works for you, our clients. We measure our success by the goals and results reached for you.
At the end of any given day, we are only as successful as our clients. We want you, our current and prospective clients, to be highly successful.
Languages Spoken: English, Malay, Spanish
Licensed since 1994
Hourly ($285-335/hour), Contingent (28-45%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
|VA||Authorized to practice law||1994||03/11/2014|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|AVVO Top Contributor Business 2011-14||AVVO.com||2014|
|Client's Choice Award Business 2011-14||AVVO.com||2014|
|Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2014|
|2nd Place Midwestern Region; 3rd Best Memorial||Jessup International Moot Court Competition -||1992|
|2nd Place Western Region (1991)||Jessup International Moot Court Competition||1991|
|2nd Place||ABA Negotiations Competition - DePaul University College of Law||N/A|
|Owner||Hart & Assoc., P.C.||2004 - Present|
|Owner/Partner||Collins & Hart, P.C.||2001 - 2004|
|Owner||Law Offices of Darren Marshall Hart||2000 - 2001|
|Junior Partner||Rosman & Hart||1994 - 2000|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Provide A Ride.Org||Director, Vice Chair, Board of Directors||2012 - 2013|
|South Richmond Rotary Club||Director||2010 - 2011|
|USSF - Central Virginia Soccer Referee Association||Referee - Grade 7||2008 - Present|
|Chesterfield County Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|Chesterfield County Chamber of Commerce||Chair, Board of Directors (1st)||2000 - 2001|
|Smith v. Ray, 409 Fed. Appx. 641, 648 (4th Cir 2011).||Reversed Summary Judgment on Abuse of Discretion and Remand|
|Parrish v. Affordable Dentures Chesterfield Cty Case No. CL06-14, appl den Hedges v. Parrish, 08 Va. S. Ct. UNP 071664 (2008)||Jury Verdict and Win on Appeal to Supreme Court of Virginia|
|Mann v. Dailey Roofing and Construction Company, Inc. et al., 08 WC UNP 2276124 (2008)||Secured an Award on Appeal to the Virginia Worker's Compensation Commission|
|Richmond Biz Sense.com||A meaty lawsuit? (article regarding matter filed on behalf of IP client)||2010|
|Minnesota Journal of Global Trade||The Joy of Access to the Zone of Inhibition: Republic of Argentina v. Weltover, Inc. and the Commercial Activity Exception under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act of 1976 (acknowledgement)||2006|
|DePaul University College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1993|
|Colorado State University||English & History||Bachelors of Arts||1987|
|Attorney speaker for Juvenile Licensing Program, County of Henrico April 2006||Traffic Laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia||2006|