Randall E. Appleton - Shapiro, Appleton & Duffan, P.C.

Randall E. Appleton

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Randy Appleton has been practicing law for over twenty years. He specializes in personal injury litigation and has represented clients in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, West Virginia, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, and Tennessee during his career.

In addition to being a "Best Lawyer" for personal injury law, Randy is recognized as a Virginia "Super Lawyer" (only 5 percent of practicing attorneys possess this prestigious title). 

Randy is a member of the American Association for Justice, North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and is a past president of the Portsmouth Bar Association. He is also a member of the Primerus International Society of Law Firms

Wake Forest UniversityJ.D. 1982
American Association for JusticeLegal Examiner"Super Lawyers"Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationNorth Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers

Case History

$3.5 Million Settlement in Commercial Big Rig Wrongful Death Case — I, along with co-counsel, secured a $3.5 million settlement for the child of a man who lost his life in a truck accident in Norfolk, Virginia. The operator of the commercial truck violated rules listed in the Virginia CDL Manual. 
$21 Million Structured Settlement in Brain Injury Case — I secured a $21 million structured settlement for a child who suffered a life-altering brain injury after the vehicle she was a passenger in was rear-ended by a commercial tractor-trailer. 

Office Location

1294 Diamond Springs Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
United States

Practice Areas

Railroad Law