Portsmouth, VA
Virginia - 355 Crawford Street, Portsmouth, VA 23704

Our Attorneys

Thomas F. Burris, III

Portsmouth, VA

Thomas F. Burris has been with The Law Offices of Peter T. Nicholl since 2004. Tom worked for other personal injury law firms before arriving at our firm. While with The Law Offices of Peter T. Nicholl, he has devoted the vast majority of his time in asbestos and other personal injury litigation.

Tom has extensive trial experience throughout the various circuit courts in Virginia. He has represented clients in asbestos disease cases, car and truck accident cases, wrongful death claims, medical malpractice cases, and faulty construction claims. Tom is particularly experienced in representing asbestos clients suffering from mesothelioma, lung cancer, gastrointestinal cancer and severe asbestosis.

His trial results have enabled Tom to be a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Tom, and his wife and two children live in Hampton Roads, Virginia. He has been a longtime volunteer baseball and soccer coach for many teams in the area of southern Virginia.

Wake Forest University, North Carolina, B.A., magna cum laude (1998)
University of Richmond, T. C. Williams School of Law, J.D. (1991)
Bar Admissions
Virginia (1991)
U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (1994)
U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (1995)
Memberships & Associations
American Association for Justice (formerly American Trial Lawyers Association)
Virginia State Bar Association
Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Contact our personal injury lawyers for a free consultation if you have been injured by another’s negligence. You may be entitled to compensation.