In Response to Client Demand, CLG Announces Launch of Family Law Practice Group!

Prompted by client demand, Commonwealth Law Group will now offer family law services through its latest division, Commonwealth Family Law. This new practice area, which the firm has been actively pursuing since February 2019, will complement its existing personal injury, workers’ compensation, and civil rights practice areas. At its onset, Commonwealth Family Law will provide […]

Exploring the Homes of Virginia’s Presidents: James Madison

Day Trip through History, Part 1 If we asked you which U.S. presidents called Virginia home, would you know the answer? You may already be aware that Mount Vernon in Northern Virginia was home to our first president, George Washington. Monticello, the Charlottesville estate of our third president, Thomas Jefferson, is also a well-known piece […]

Want a High-Paying Job? Take Advantage of the Skilled Trades Gap

If your daughter or son could get a job without going to college and earn a starting salary of over $50,000, would you want to know more about the opportunity? Most parents would say yes―but many parents are actually saying no. College Costs Continue to Rise For years, high school graduates have been bombarded with […]

5 Common Questions about Whiplash, Answered

What comes to mind when you hear the word “whiplash?” For many, the term conjures up images of high-speed crashes with debris flying everywhere and the head and neck being jerked violently backward and then forward again in a “whipping” motion―as in a high-speed, rear-end auto accident-followed by a cumbersome foam neck brace that must […]

Your 2018 Guide to Richmond-area Farmers’ Markets

Every spring and summer, the Richmond area blossoms with farmers’ markets featuring local (and often organic) produce, crafts, and wares from our very own Central Virginia farmers and artisans. Choosing to shop locally not only supports your fellow Richmonders but also gives you access to the freshest produce, picked at peak ripeness, sometimes for less […]

Hey Richmond: Where to Watch July 4th Fireworks in Central Virginia

Happy birthday, America! As we turn the calendar to July 2018, we join together to celebrate the 242nd birthday of our great country, which became an independent nation in 1776 with the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Since then, much has changed, but our patriotism around this historic holiday remains steadfast. Not only do […]

CLG: Who We Are

At Commonwealth Law Group, we’re a tight-knit family of hardworking people with a singular purpose: To fight for the rights of those who’ve been wronged. Whether you’ve been injured at work or in a car, truck, tractor-trailer, motorcycle, drunk driver or pedestrian accident, we can help. As personal injury attorneys and workers’ compensation lawyers, we’ll […]

Get Festive: CLG’s Richmond Summer Festival Guide, June and July Edition

The sun is out, temperatures are rising, and the pollen scourge is a distant memory: In Richmond, Virginia, that means it’s festival season! Whether you’re a foodie on a mission to expand your palate, a culture vulture seeking arts and beauty, a parent looking to entertain your little ones, or a music lover ready to […]

15 Richmond Summer Camps for Sports Fans, Artists, Explorers—and Every Student in Between

The end of the school year is right around the corner, which means one of two things for Richmond-area parents: Either you’ve crafted detailed daily schedules packed with fun, learning, adventure—and yes, a little screen time—OR you’re desperately wondering how you’ll keep your children from becoming the neighborhood couch potatoes. Either way, Commonwealth Law Group […]

Join us May 23 at Väsen Brewing Company: CLG Presents 2018 Justice for Ale

As Americans, we like to think that we all have access to justice.  But did you know that there’s an underserved segment of our community who can’t afford legal representation and often isn’t experiencing justice as we think we know it? Public defenders are only assigned to criminal cases When convicted of a criminal charge, […]