About Our Firm


Our clients are primarily individuals. We have been meeting the needs of clients for about thirty years. We listen. We are compassionate. We are always honest.

Our preparation and willingness to take a case to trial, coupled with our successful track record, enhances the results we achieve for our clients. We never lose sight of the fact that we are representing fellow human beings and strive to be responsive to their needs.

Attorney Profile

C. Paul Stanley

C. Paul Stanley


Born in Raleigh, North Carolina, Mr. Stanley graduated in 1984 from Raleigh‘s Athens Drive High School. In 1988 he graduated from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, with a Bachelors Degree in Political Science, where he was recognized as a Henry Rutgers Honors Scholar. He subsequently attended the University of Tennessee College of Law in Knoxville, and was awarded his Doctorate of Jurisprudence in 1992.

Following law school, Mr. Stanley clerked with Caldwell, Winston, Massengill and Hyder in Bristol, Tennessee (currently known as Massengill, Caldwell & Coughlin, P.C.). In 1993 Mr. Stanley began his legal practice as an associate with the Hodges and Campbell law firm in Wytheville, Virginia. After three years, he became a partner and continued his practice primarily focusing on personal injury litigation, both as a plaintiff’s and defense attorney. While at Hodges, Campbell & Stanley, he periodically served as a Special Prosecutor in Wythe and Bland County criminal cases.

He participated in a personal injury trial that yielded one of the largest personal injury verdicts in the area. ($1.9 million)

Mr. Stanley has successfully litigated products liability, medical malpractice, and wrongful death cases in both State and Federal Courts throughout Virginia. Many of his personal injury cases arose from traffic accidents occurring along the I-81 and I-77 highways which pass through Southwest Virginia.

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