Profile

Name

Carlton Bennett

Firm

Bennett & Sharp, PLLC

Firm Website

http://bennettandsharp.com

Phone

(757) 486-5454

Address

120 South Lynnhaven Road

Address 2

Suite 100

City

Virginia Beach

State

VA

Zip

23452

Bio

Mr. Bennett is recognized as an expert in traumatic brain damage litigation, nursing home malpractice, and wrongful death cases. Mr. Bennett was co-counsel in the largest mild-traumatic brain injury verdict, $10.2 million, ever awarded in Norfolk Circuit Court. Mr. Bennett specializes in mild brain damage cases, but also handles moderate and severe cases. He has obtained numerous multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for traumatic brain injury survivors, and other cases involving serious injuries.

Mr. Bennett is licensed to practice law in Virginia and Florida. He is a member of the Traumatic Brain Injury section of the American Association for Justice and is a member of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. He is board certified in civil trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He has an “AV” peer rating by Martindale-Hubbell, which is the highest peer rating that an attorney may obtain. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America. Email Carlton F. Bennett.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Personal Injury
Traumatic Brain Damage Litigation
Nursing Home Malpractice
Wrongful Death Cases

LITIGATION PERCENTAGE

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

CERTIFIED LEGAL SPECIALTIES

Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy

BAR ADMISSIONS

Virginia, 1978
Florida, 1975
U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1979
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1977
U.S. Federal Court, 1977
U.S. Supreme Court, 1983

EDUCATION

University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida

J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence – 1975

Old Dominion University

B.A.

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS

Hampton Roads Chiropractic Association
Princess Anne Commercial Bank, 641 Lynnhaven Pky., Virginia Beach, VA

REFERENCES

Princess Anne Commercial Bank, 641 Lynnhaven Pky., Virginia Beach, VA
Joyce Office Supplies, P. O. Box 79165, Baltimore, MD 21279

HONORS AND AWARDS

AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Named to Super Lawyers List

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

American Association for Justice, Traumatic Brain Injury Section, Member
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Member

FRATERNITIES/SORORITIES

Phi Delta Phi

PRACTICE AREAS

Car Accidents
Truck Accidents
Motorcycle Accidents
Drunk Driving Accidents
Distracted Driver Accidents
Traumatic Brain Injuries
Spinal Cord Injuries

Wrongful Death
Medical Malpractice
Nursing Home Malpractice
Birth Injuries
Products Liability
Premises Liability
Workers Compensation
Cruise Ship Accidents
Case Results