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George T. Albiston​

  • Partner


Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
Rated By Super Lawyers | George T. Albiston |
Rated By | Super Lawyers | George T. Albiston | 10 Years
Top Lawyers of Coastal Virginia | 2023
George Albiston | Listed In Best Lawyers | The World's Premier Guide
Virginia Business | Legal Elite


Since 1983, Attorney George Albiston has been representing injured people who have suffered serious and permanent injuries. His practice has included all types of cases, including wrongful death, brain injury, and other serious injuries. George's focus has always been on trying to help those injured or bereaved by the negligence of others. He came to understand that this practice involves helping people during the most difficult time in their lives, financially, physically, and emotionally. George has always done that with compassion and understanding. He has been recognized by his peers for personal injury in Best Lawyers in America from 2011-2021, Virginia Super Lawyers for Personal Injury 2011-2021, Virginia Legal Elite 2011-20211, and the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers from 2012-2021 


  • George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, Virginia
    • J.D.
  • Clinch Valley College, Wise, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1980
    • Honors: cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1983
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1988
  • Virginia Supreme Court

Professional Associations

  • Norfolk-Portsmouth, Member
  • Virginia Beach, Member
  • Virginia and American Bar Associations (Tort and Insurance Practice Section), Member
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Sustaining Member), Member
  • National Appellate Advocacy Team Member
  • Virginia Beach Bar Association, 2004
  • Member, Board of Directors, Independence Center

Published Works

  • Author, "Damage Enhancement Through the Use of Vocational Rehabilitation Experts", Virginia Trial Lawyers Journal, 1992
  • Editor, "Proving Mental and Emotional Injuries", Jones Publishing, 2005

Representative Cases

  • Straley v. Urbanna Chamber of Commerce, 1992, Va. Sup. Ct.

Classes & Seminars

  • Lecturer, Proving Psychological Injury Seminar, CLR Programs, Inc., 1992 to 1992
  • Lecturer, Cross Examination of Experts "Art and/or Science", CLR Programs, Inc., 2001 to 2001
  • Ethics and Litigation
  • Ethics & Electronic Evidence," CLE Seminar, 2006

Pro-Bono Activities

  • United Way Panel Member, Present

Fraternities Or Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi


  • National Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2012-2023
  • Listed in: The Best Lawyers in America Personal Injury, 2011-2023
  • Virginia Super Lawyers for Personal Injury, 2011-2023
  • Virginia Legal Elite, 2011-2023
  • Top Lawyers of Coastal Virginia, 2023