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Paul Rice Thomson

Paul Rice Thomson III

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Brain Injury, Medical Malpractice… more 

About Me

My law practice is devoted entirely to personal injury work.  I assist clients in Roanoke County; Roanoke City; Salem; Botetourt County; the city of Lynchburg; Lexington; Martinsville; Franklin County; Rocky Mount; Rockbridge County; Wytheville; Abingdon; Bristol; Wise; Lebanon; Hillsville; Manassas; Fairfax; Arlington; Richmond and Virginia Beach.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Car Accidents: 30%
    20 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    20 years
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
    20 years
  4. Wrongful Death: 5%
    20 years
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

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    I endorse this lawyer. First rate trial attorney. Aggressive. Tireless. Principled. Honest.


    Wayne Haig
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brenden Patrick Leydon

    I endorse this lawyer. Paul is a very diligent attorney with a great deal of experience representing injured victims of consumer products.


    Brenden Leydon Brain Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Thomson Law Firm PLLC

2721 Brambleton Ave. S.W.
Roanoke, VA, 24015


WVAuthorized to practice law200205/24/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law199503/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates ForumN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Thomson Law Firm PLLC2010 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
AAJ American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
West Virginia Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Personal Injury Lawyers of Roanoke (PILR)N/AN/A
Roanoke Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Nurse admits exceeding scope of practiceSettlement - $1.4 Million

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Publication NameTitleDate
Virginia Lawyers WeeklyNurse admits exceeding scope of practice - $1,400,000 Settlement2008
Virginia Lawyers WeeklyRear-ender mediation results in $200K for back injuries2007
Virginia Lawyers WeeklyDeputy's claim following wreck mediated2006

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arkansas - Little RockLawJ.D. with honors1995
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityPolitical ScienceB.A.1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Spring 2013Defective Soccer Goals2013
LGA Spring 2013 ConferencePremises Liability2013