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Daniel K. Read

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Practice areas

  • Civil appeals
  • Criminal appeals
  • Trials
  • Products liability
  • Commercial
  • Insurance
  • Maritime
  • Aviation

Admitted

  • Virginia, 1967
  • New Jersey (inactive), 1968
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1973
  • New York (inactive), 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1979
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (inactive), 1989

Education

  • University of Virginia, LL.B. 1967

Associations & memberships

  • Washington County Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar

Biographical details

  • Delta Theta Phi, Member, Virginia Law Review Business Board, 1964 – 1967
  • Adjunct Professor, Business Law, Southwest Virginia Community College, 1984 – 1988

Military Service

  • U.S.A.F. Pilot, 1959 – 1964; Captain

Cases

  • U.S. v. Wilson, 115 F.3d 1185 (4th Cir. 1997)
  • American Airlines, Inc. v. U.S., 418 F.2d 180, 194 (5th Cir. 1969) (“great fervor and unexcelled skill”) Beverly v. Commonwealth, 12 Va. App. 160, 403 S.E. 2d 175 (1991)
  • Juergens v. State, 88 Misc. 2d 479, 481, 388 N.Y.S. 2d 843, 844 (N.Y.Ct.Cl., 1976) (“very able counsel”).

Jessee & Read, P.C. serves clients throughout Southwest Virginia.