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The Dangers of Drowsy Driving

Are you suffering because someone else nodded off while behind the wheel?  Get in touch with Virginia Beach car accident lawyers today to discuss your case. At Rutter Mills, we’re available 24/7 for your convenience. Five disturbing facts about drowsy driving Most people know about the dangers associated with driving while under the influence of […]

Victims of Dangerous Drugs and Medical Devices Can Trust Rutter Mills

Victims of pharmaceutical injuries require the highest level of legal representation, investigative resources, medical experts, and personal attention. Don’t call just any law firm. Call your trusted law local firm, Rutter Mills. Let us help get you the compensation you deserve. [Video Transcription] You may have seen many TV advertisements involving lawsuits about dangerous drugs […]

Rutter Mills: A Work of Art

We are excited to share with you this time lapse video of talented local artist and architect, Barbara Benesh, creating a beautiful watercolor of our historic Rutter Mills building. Thank you, Barbara, for capturing our beloved Downtown Norfolk building so uniquely!  

Pedestrian Accidents Require Prompt Legal Attention – We Can Help

If you are ever hit by a vehicle while walking along the side of a road, in a crosswalk, a parking lot, or anywhere- you are most likely not at fault. Check out this quick video from Brother Rutter to learn more about what to do in the aftermath of a pedestrian accident. [Video Transcription] […]

7 New Virginia Driving Laws Take Effect July 1, 2020

Drivers in Virginia should be aware of new laws that will take effect on July 1, 2020. The recently passed legislation bans the use of handheld cell phones while driving, and changes criteria for driver’s license suspensions for certain non-driving related offenses. For expert legal guidance in Virginia Beach and Hampton Roads, you can count […]

Do’s and Dont’s After a Car Accident in Virginia Beach

After suffering an injury in a car accident, the steps you take in the aftermath can have a tremendous impact on the rest of your life. By failing to address your injuries or protect your legal rights properly, you could endanger your health as well as your claim for monetary compensation.  The Virginia Beach area […]

Most Car Accidents Happen Close to Home

Driving in unfamiliar territory brings its own risks, but the majority of car accidents take place close to the motorist’s home. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Commission, nearly 70 percent of all collisions occur within 10 miles of home. On the plus side, the majority of these local accidents are relatively minor. The […]

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Compared to drivers of cars, trucks and other motor vehicles, motorcyclists are 35 times more likely to be involved in a fatal road accident. That is a startling statistic, and one that underscores the need for drivers to be alert when sharing the road with motorcycle riders. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, which is […]

Your Exclusive Sneak Peek at Our New TV Ad Campaign!

Rutter Mills is giving you exclusive early access to our brand new TV campaign! This commercial hasn’t hit the airwaves yet, so you are one of the first to view it! See what sets Rutter Mills apart in the field of personal injury law. [Transcription] Being “old school” doesn’t mean being old fashioned. In fact, […]

Here’s When You Need a MARITIME Lawyer, Not Just Any Lawyer

If you are injured on the water – during work or recreation – the process and factors involved in getting the compensation you deserve will be much different than after a car accident. Check out this quick video from Brother Rutter to learn more! [2.5 minute video] [Transcription] This is Brother Rutter. I want to […]

Texting and Driving Laws in Virginia Beach

Starting January 1, 2021 Handheld Cell Phone Use Banned According to the state’s legislative system, the bill has a delayed effective date of January 1, 2021. That means that in just 6 short months, all drivers in the commonwealth will be forbidden to text and talk on their handheld cell phones while driving. Under House […]

Identifying Concussion Symptoms After a Car Accident in Virginia Beach

Concussions are a common injury in car accidents. Unfortunately, it is not always easy to determine if you are suffering from this. Unlike cuts or broken bones, concussions usually do not have any outward signs. This is problematic, as delaying treatment can have serious consequences for your recovery as well as your potential personal injury […]

Is it Better to Give the Hospital Your Health or Auto Insurance?

When you receive treatment for an injury after a car accident, is it better to submit your health insurance or your auto insurance to cover the cost? Check out this brief video from our Managing Partner, Brother Rutter, to learn which option is in your best interest. [Video Transcription] Some health insurance providers, doctor’s offices, […]

How to Protect Yourself from the Dangers of Distracted Driving

Distracted driving continues to be a problem in the U.S., accounting for hundreds of severe accidents every day. How can we – a society that seems addicted to our smartphones — curb this risky behavior behind the wheel? By participating in Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and encouraging friends and family to do the same! Now […]