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Mr. Paul Burns practices primarily in the areas of Litigation and Subrogation and also has extensive experience in Estate Planning, Real Estate, and Taxation.

His past work includes creating and managing a trial counsel program for Nationwide Insurance Company, consulting work for Amtrak, solo practice, and a partnership with a private practice firm in Northern Virginia.

During his legal career in Virginia, in addition to the demands of his practice, Mr. Burns taught classes at a local law school and community college and lectured for the Lincoln Center for Legal Studies. During this period, Mr. Burns also served as Acting City Attorney for Falls Church, advisor to the Local Selective Service Board and Board of Appeals and was a member of the Advisory Board to the Northern Virginia Association of Retarded Citizens.

Mr. Burns is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, having enlisted as an infantryman in 1968 after receiving a draft notice on the day of his graduation from law school. During his two years in the Marine Corps, he served a tour in Vietnam and was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal with combat device.

E-mail: [email protected]


Location: Martinsburg
Admitted: Virginia 1968; West Virginia 1997
Joined Firm: 1998
Tel:  304.262.3283
Fax: 304.267.0731
Hometown: Reading, Pennsylvania

Texas A&M; University (B.A. History 1963); William and Mary Law School (J.D. 1968); Georgetown University (L.L.M. Taxation 1977)

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