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Bruce M. Blanchard - Reston, VA

1775 Wiehle AvenueSuite 400 Reston, VA 20190

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Updated: 01/25/2024

Reston Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Overview

As a trial lawyer for almost 30 years, Bruce Blanchard understands the pressure, expense, frustration, and uncertainty that litigation imposes upon a client. In order to achieve a desired outcome in court, Bruce works with his clients to define their priorities and develop a strategy that achieves the clients' objectives. He brings common sense, an affinity for people, and a commitment to ethics in both his civil and criminal practice...

About Bruce M. Blanchard

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Shareholder

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate/Land Use Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Criminal Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Construction Disputes
  • Personal Injury / Wrongful Death Litigation

Litigation

  • 100%

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia

Other Affiliations

  • Commissioner in Chancery, Fairfax County Circuit Court (Member)
  • Fairfax Law Foundation, 2010 - Present (Member, Board of Directors)
  • Fairfax Bar Association, 1999 - 2002 (Board of Directors)
  • Virginia State Bar, Criminal Law Section (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (Member)
  • Prince William County Bar Association (Member)
  • Fairfax Bar Association, 1996 - 2000 (Judicial Screening Committee)
  • Fairfax Bar Association, 1997 - 1999 (Professionalism Committee)

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member, Manassas Regional Airport Commission
  • Board of Directors, Prince William Health Foundation , 2000 - 2008

Education

  • University of Richmond, School of Law, Richmond, Virginia, 1984
    J.D.
    Honors: University of Richmond Law Review
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, 1981
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: With Distinction

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Pi Kappa Alpha

Fees

Accepts Credit Cards

Office Information

Address

1775 Wiehle AvenueSuite 400 Reston, VA 20190

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Bruce M. Blanchard

Included on the 2024 Virginia list


Past Lists

  • 2023 Virginia Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Virginia Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Virginia Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Virginia Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Washington DC Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Virginia Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Bruce M. Blanchard on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • AV Preeminent® Peer Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™
  • Selected as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Virginia by The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013-2024,The Best Lawyers in America® for Commercial Litigation
  • 2023, Virginia Business magazine’s “Legal Elite” – Civil Litigation
  • 2023, Arlington magazine’s Top Attorneys — Personal Injury/Workers Compensation
  • 2007-2015, 2018 - 2019, 2021-2022, Virginia Super Lawyers – Criminal Defense
  • 2008-2015, 2018 - 2022, D.C. Super Lawyers – Criminal Defense
  • 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012-2014, 2017, 2019-2021, Virginia Business magazine’s “Legal Elite” – Criminal Law

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