Selected To: SuperLawyers.com
Pennsylvania Rising Star (2013-2016)

Bar Admissions
United States District Court of New Jersey

United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

New Jersey


Practice Areas
  • Construction Litigation

  • Insurance Defense

  • General Liability

  • Premises Liability

  • Products Liability

  • Automobile Negligence

  • Intercompany Subrogation


Education
Temple University, Beasley School of Law (J.D., 2005)
University of Miami, School of Business (2002)



Virginia King

Email : vking@chartwelllaw.com
Phone Number : (215) 972-5401
Fax Number : (215) 972-7008
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One Logan Square
130 N. 18th Street, 26th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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VIRGINIA KING received her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics (with Honors) from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida in 2002, Ms. King earned her Juris Doctor in 2005 from the James E. Beasley School of Law at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

While in law school, Ms. King was a member of the prestigious Moot Court Honor Society, and a writing staff member of the Political and Civil Rights Law Review. She also interned for the Bucks County District Attorney’s Office and the Camden Public Defenders, and clerked for Chief Judge Diane W. Sigmund of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Ms. King is licensed in the Pennsylvania and New Jersey State Courts, as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She has successfully obtained several defense verdicts at arbitration and jury trial level, as well as numerous settlements and summary judgment dismissals. She is a member of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations, and an active member of the Philadelphia Defense Institute and Philadelphia Association of Defense Lawyers. She has served numerous times as an arbitrator for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. Ms. King lectures on various legal topics including legal research skills, as well as for the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Compulsory Arbitration Seminar. She has also conducted security and premises risk management seminars for various clients. Her practice is primarily focused on general liability, premises liability, commercial litigation experience including  products liability, contract and indemnification litigation, automobile negligence, and PIP and property damage subrogation.
 
Most recently, Ms. King was appointed to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk Executive Committee.  Light The Night Walk is a fundraising campaign of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) which brings together families and communities to honor blood cancer survivors, as well as those lost to the diseases, and shine a light on the importance of finding cures and providing access to treatments for blood cancer patients.
 

Professional Associations

Philadelphia Bar Association
American Bar Association
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk Executive Committee
Pennsylvania Bar Association

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