Founded in 1964, the law firm of Furniss, Davis, Rashkind and Saunders, P.C. is located in Norfolk, Virginia and practices in all state and federal courts in southeastern Virginia. We represent businesses, cities, school boards and other government agencies, insurers, self-insured entities and individuals primarily in the defense of a broad range of civil matters at both the trial and appellate levels.
We handle all types of civil litigation including: personal injury, property damage, products liability, professional malpractice, governmental liability, civil rights, construction disputes, workers' compensation, commercial litigation, brech of contract claims, insurance coverage, discrimination claims, and others.
Furniss, Davis, Rashkind and Saunders, P.C. has earned an AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, its highest recognition for professionalism and ethics. The firm has been named a Best Law Firm by U S News and the top small litigation firm in Virginia by Super Lawyers magazine. Alan Rashkind and Richard Saunders are featured in The Best Lawyers in America and Virginia Super Lawyers and have been recognized by their peers as members of Virginia's Legal Elite. Alan Rashkind was formerly an adjunct professor of insurance law at the William and Mary Law School in Williamsburg, Virginia.
Our lawyers routinely publish articles and participate in teaching seminars sponsored by bar associations, insurers and government agencies. Alan Rashkind and Craig Gallagher co-authored The Virginia Insurance Case Finder, now in its third edition, published by Lexis-Nexis Publishing Co.