Bernard J. DiMuro

Bernard J. DiMuro


DiMuroGinsberg, PC

Recognized since 2012

Alexandria, Virginia

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law

Litigation - Labor and Employment

Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2020 - Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
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Bernard J. “Ben” DiMuro is a former president of the Virginia State Bar and is widely known for his expertise in legal ethics, legal malpractice, and business and employment litigation. His litigation skills, courtroom experience, and knowledge of federal court procedures make him highly sought after by corporations and individuals who find themselves in the midst of complex civil litigation.

DiMuro is also qualified as an expert witness in various courts in the arena of business and professional ethics, as well as professional responsibility. Including his term as president of the Virginia State Bar, his lengthy service to the bar includes chairing the Task Force on Public Access to the Disciplinary System, serving on the Special Committee to Study the Code of Professional Responsibility, serving as a faculty member on the bar’s course on professionalism, and serving on the bar’s Task Force on Corporate Counsel. Among his many accomplishments, DiMuro lists his pride in the DiMuroGinsberg law firm, which has been an active member of the Alexandria legal community for the last 25 years, his support and participation in the Special Olympics of Virginia, and his induction to the Fellows of the American Bar Association and the Virginia Law Foundation. He is also one of the current delegates to the American Bar Association.

Location

  • 1101 King Street, Suite 610
    Alexandria, VA 22314

Education

  • George Washington University, J.D., graduated 1979
  • Northwestern University, BA, graduated 1976

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, Illinois State Bar Association
  • District of Columbia, The District of Columbia Bar
  • Virginia, Virginia State Bar

Affiliations

  • America Bar Association - Past Delegate
  • Fellows of the American Bar Association - Member
  • Fellows of the Virginia Law Foundation - Member
  • Litigation Counsel of America - Member
  • Public Justice Foundation - Member
  • The American Association for Justice - Member
  • Virginia State Bar - President, 2002-2003
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association - Member, Board of Governors, 1997

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth and District of Columbia Circuits
  • U.S. Supreme Court

DiMuroGinsberg, PC
Headquarters: Alexandria, Virginia

5 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

1 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2020 - Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law

Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:

  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law, Washington, D.C. (2020)

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment

Awards:

  • Finalist, SmartCEO, Cornerstone Awards
  • Top Rated Lawyers, ALM, 2012 – 2016
  • Leaders in the Law, Virginia Lawyers Media, 2014
  • Legal Elite, Virginia Business Magazine, 2008 – 2013
  • SuperLawyers, Washington D.C. and Virginia Super Lawyers, 2007-2020
  • Finalist Trial Lawyer of the Year Award Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, 1996
  • Trial Lawyer of the Year Award, Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, 1995

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