T. Wayne Williams of Williams DeLoatche, P.C. was awarded the Super Lawyers designation for 2016 – 2017. Super Lawyers is an attorney review and rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third-party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorney selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis
Wayne has been a practicing attorney for almost two decades with a well-respected and proven track record of success in and out of the courtroom. He has handled over one thousand matters involving plaintiff’s personal injury cases and defense cases for insurance companies throughout the Commonwealth. For those cases, he represented clients in suits involving automobile accidents, premises (homeowner’s) liability and nursing home negligence resulting in personal injury. He has been involved in litigation throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and has tried hundreds of matters in General District Courts and Circuit Courts in Hampton Roads the counties of the Eastern Shore, the Northern Neck and Richmond. Wayne’s primary focus is on civil litigation representing individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents, premises liability incidents and nursing home abuse cases as well as defending insureds for a number of commercial insurance carriers. He is admitted to practice in all local state courts and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
While a busy practicing attorney and business owner, Wayne is also active in the community He is a member of the Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association, serving as a Past President of the organization, as well as currently serving on the Foundation Board, the Virginia Beach Bar Association, and the Virginia State Bar. He was the proud recipient of the prestigious Walter E. Hoffman award in 2010 which is presented by the Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association for outstanding community service. He is a past President of the Sertoma Club. Wayne has also done fund raising for the American Lung Association in memory of his father to support his cause of asthma research. Wayne also serves on the Towne Bank Leadership Alliance Board and boards for several other local businesses. He is also a member of the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce and the Onancock Rotary Club. For his business success and community involvement, he was honored as one of the top 40 professionals under 40 in the Hampton Roads area by Inside Business in 2010.