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Jonathan Eric Halperin

also known as Jonathan E Halperin

 This lawyer has been disciplined by a state licensing authority.

About me

Attorney Halperin is an AV-Rated Preeminent personal injury attorney who is also a skilled and accomplished trial lawyer with extensive experience in state and federal courts.  Although his expertise spans diverse areas of law, his practice is primarily devoted to the zealous litigation of premises and product liability and other serious and complex perosnal injury and wrongful death claims.  He was selected by Virginia Lawyers Weekly as a "Leader in the Law" for 2015, was selected for inclusion in Best Layers in America, 2016 and was chosen by the readers of Richmond's Style Weekly as a Best Lawyer in Richmond, 2015.  He is licensed to practice law in VIrginia, the District of Columbia and Maryland and actively practices in all 3 jurisdictions.


The Halperin Law Center is dedicted to the compassionate and zealous representation of seriously injured people and the families of wrongful death victims.  If you have been injured by the negligence or carelessness of another, an aggressive and experienced trial lawyer can advocate and fight for you, ensuring you obtain justice.  When you put your trust in the hands of the Halperin Law Center, you receive not only an experienced trial lawyer, but a compassionate and tireless advocate.  We are committed to you, our client, because we understand that it is not simply a case, but your life.




Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    25 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
    25 years
  3. Civil Rights: 10%
    25 years
  4. Slip and Fall: 10%
    25 years
  5. Brain Injury: 10%
    25 years



Contingent (1-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

6 total 

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  • Brian A. Boys

    I have enjoyed working with Jonathan over the past several years. I have observed him acting as a passionate advocate for his clients, while providing them with diligent legal representation.


    Brian Boys Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Taejin Christina Pendleton

    Jonathan is a very smart and aggressive trial lawyer who you can trust will work his hardest to get you everything you deserve in your injury case.


    Taejin Pendleton Speeding and traffic ticket Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Halperin Law Center

5225 Hickory Park Drive, Suite B
Glen Allen, VA, 23059


DCActive 199207/06/2016
VAAuthorized to practice law199103/31/2016
NYCurrently registered 199007/10/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Admonition
    issued in DC, 2001


    An admonition means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar gives the lawyer an admonition in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Selected to Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2016
Richmond's Best Lawyer- 2015, 2nd PlaceRichmond Style Weekly2015
10 of 10 - "superb"AVVO2015
Leader in the LawVirginia Lawyers Weekly2015
10 of 10 -- "superb"AVVO2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHalplerin Law Center2008 - Present
Founding PartnerRegan, Halperin & Long1997 - 2006
AssociateKoonz, McKenney, Johnson, De Paolis & Lighftoot1991 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Truck Accident Death$2,200,000
Woodson v. City of Richmond, et al.$2,990,000 FOR PLAINTIFF
Richmond Auto Case Jury Verdict1.2 Million Dollars for plaintiff
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic University of America, School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
George Washington University National Law CenterPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Boar's Head Advanced Auto RetreatDemonstrative Evidence in the Post CSI Era2014
BNA Continuing Legal EducationLitigating Civil Cases in Circuit Court-- Procedure 1012013
Personal Injury 101 SeminarMajor Elements of Local Procedure2012