Turner A. Broughton, Williams Mullen / Richmond
Turner A. Broughton focuses his practice on consumer class actions, health care litigation, and complex and general business litigation, including serving as national counsel on vendor disputes for two Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Broughton also has extensive experience in mass tort actions, with particular emphasis in asbestos and MTBE. In the course of his practice, Mr. Broughton has handled all aspects of civil litigation in state and federal courts from California to Florida, including written discovery, deposition of fact and expert witnesses, development of expert testimony, motions practice, trial practice (bench and jury), and appellate practice. In addition to litigation, Mr. Broughton's practice includes alternative dispute resolution. He has both arbitrated and mediated disputes successfully on a wide variety of matters.
Robert W. McFarland, McGuire Woods LLP / Norfolk
Robert W. McFarland concentrates his practice on commercial litigation (including business and contract disputes, commercial lease and real estate matters, construction, insurance coverage and intellectual property disputes), products liability defense, municipal liability, tort and personal injury, transportation litigation and representation of employers in all facets of employment litigation. Since joining the firm in 1985 following the completion of a federal judicial clerkship, Mr. McFarland has tried more than 115 cases to juries, as well as dozens of non-jury trials. He has appeared in every federal and state court in southeastern Virginia, and has successfully argued appeals before the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Virginia.