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Written by Edward Wolcott, & Gordon Wolcott

Coronavirus & Personal Injury Cases

At Wolcott Rivers Gates, our team prepared as much as possible for the impact COVID-19 has caused to everyday life. Our office remains open, however, our in-office staff is limited to a small number. This “skeleton crew” is able to keep the office...

April 22, 2020 in Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Written by Edward Wolcott

EWW Tips: What to Do if You Are In an Automobile Accident

What to do if you are involved in an automobile accident: Immediately after the accident: Check for injuries; call an ambulance when in doubt. Turn off your vehicle and turn on your vehicle's hazard lights for safety. Call the police, even if...

October 01, 2013 in Personal Injury & Wrongful Death

Wrongful Death in Virginia

Every death caused by the negligence of another is horrific and brings with it untold pain to friends and loved ones of the decedent. I do not mean to diminish that point in this note. Nonetheless, all deaths are not the same under the law and my...

October 01, 2013 in Criminal Defense - State & Federal; Personal Injury & Wrongful Death;