Civil Litigation

Whether the case involves a multi-vehicle collision, premises liability, wrongful death, tractor trailer accident, recreational use statute, slip and fall injury, defamation, fire loss, insurance fraud, breach of contract, dog bite, or equine claim, Duane, Hauck, Davis & Gravatt P.C. attorneys have litigated almost every kind of civil dispute in courts throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. It is what we do and it is what we love doing. Our attorneys understand the challenges and pitfalls of complex, civil litigation and offer the expertise and experience to achieve the best possible outcome for your case. At Duane, Hauck, Davis & Gravatt, P.C., we are committed to providing our clients with cost-effective, detail oriented, and results driven litigation services for every type of civil dispute.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Duane, Hauck, Davis & Gravatt, P.C. attorneys successfully represent clients in every form of alternative dispute resolution including mediations, arbitrations, and court ordered settlement conferences. In addition, Harley W. Duane, III and David L. Hauck are regularly called upon to serve as mediators and arbitrators for a variety of civil disputes including, but not limited to:

  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Premises Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Construction Disputes
  • Fire Loss Claims
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes

Insurance Defense and Coverage

We represent and defend insurance carriers in complicated insurance issues, coverage disputes, and claims involving primary, umbrella, and excess policies. Our attorneys have considerable experience and valuable insight in handling every aspect of insurance law including policy reviews, analysis, and complex litigation involving all lines and types of insurance. Duane, Hauck, Davis & Gravatt, P.C. offers our clients cost-effective, results oriented solutions tailored to meet their needs and desired outcome in all facets of insurance law.

Rental Car Companies and Self Insured Entities

Duane, Hauck, Davis & Gravatt P.C. attorneys have expertise and experience representing and defending rental car companies, their renters, and other self-insured entities, including the Commonwealth of Virginia. We understand the special requirements and status afforded self-insured entities under Virginia law and we assist our clients navigate these potential challenges with a cost-effective and results driven approach that helps them obtain the best result possible in each of their cases.

Criminal and Traffic

A former Assistant Commonwealth Attorney for Chesterfield County, David L. Hauck has extensive experience representing clients in a variety of criminal and traffic matters in courts across the Commonwealth of Virginia. His criminal and traffic practice includes assisting clients facing charges involving:

  • Traffic Violations
  • DUI/Drug Possession
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors

Appellate Advocacy

Duane, Hauck, Davis & Gravatt, P.C. attorneys have appeared before every state and federal appellate court in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Our attorneys provide the experience, counsel, and technical precision clients need whether they are protecting a successful verdict or improving upon a client's less than satisfactory outcome post-litigation.