Mr. James M. Snyder

  • Director at McCandlish Holton, PC (30 Attorneys)
  • Bank of America, 1111 East Main Street, Suite 2100, P.O. Box 796, Richmond, VA 23218-0796
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    4.7/5.0 (8)
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    100% Recommended (1)
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Rising Star® by Virginia Super Lawyers Magazine, 2008, 2011 & 2012

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Products Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(804) 775-3100  Phone
804-775-7292  Fax
University Attended:
Mary Washington College, B.A., 1996
Law School Attended:
Indiana University School of Law - Bloomington, J.D., 1999
Year of First Admission:
2000, Indiana; 2001, Virginia; U.S. Supreme Court
Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys; Defense Research Institute; Claims and Litigation Management Alliance.
Jim, an experienced trial lawyer, is a Director in the Litigation Practice Group. Prior to joining McCandlish Holton, Jim ran his own litigation firm, representing insurance companies and their insureds against personal injury claims, routinely managing in excess of 100 active files.

Having tried more than two dozen jury trials to verdict, Jim’s passion is the courtroom. In addition to defending automobile claims, Jim also defends premises owners against slip/trip and fall claims. Jim’s prior experience includes the representation of chemical manufacturers against toxic tort and product liability claims. When not preparing a case for trial, Jim also drafts coverage opinions for insurers.

Some of Jim’s professional highlights include:

Jury trial defense verdict in a single vehicle $300,000 personal injury claim where the passenger sued the driver. Jury trial defense verdict involving a $200,000 lawsuit from a rear-end accident on a twisting country road Nominal settlement of a $500,000 trip and fall personal injury claim on the eve of submitting the matter to the Court for summary judgment Pre-trial dismissal of a pedestrian versus vehicle accident seeking $500,000 Jury trial defense verdict in a moped versus vehicle accident where client turned in front of moped
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    Peer Reviews

    • 4.7/5.0 (8 reviews)
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    • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
    • 100% (1 recommendation)
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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 11/13/14 in Personal Injury.

      I was extremely satisfied by the service provided by Mr. James M.Snyder. I would highly recommend him for any legal services.

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    Richmond, Virginia

    • Richmond, VA
      Bank of America , 1111 East Main Street, Suite 2100 , P.O. Box 796
      Richmond, VA 23218-0796

      (804) 775-3100 Phone

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