Ed Starr

Ed has over 35 years of counseling, trial and appellate experience. Over the years he has helped large, publicly held corporations, privately held corporations, associations, non-profits and individuals resolve their legal issues in cost effective and creative ways. Ed's trial experience includes: insurance disputes; commercial litigation; personal injury; product liability; mass torts; construction; and medical malpractice.

 

He has a particular interest in insurance coverage law. He has counseled insurers, guaranty associations, joint underwriting associations, municipal liability pools, self-insureds and policy holders on insurance issues and, where appropriate, has represented them in insurance coverage litigation. Cases he has handled have been reported by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western District of Virginia and the Virginia Supreme Court.

 

Ed lectures and writes on insurance coverage issues and has authored policy forms, endorsements, and proposed statutory language.  He has been recognized for many years with Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers and Chambers USA.

 

Telephone (804) 647-8803

 

Email estarr@mauckbrooke.com

 

LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/edstarr

 

 

Education

 

University of Richmond School of Law, J.D. 1979

Duke University, B.A., cum laude, 1975

College Preparatory, Deerfield Academy, 1971

 

Bar and Court Admissions

1971 Virginia State Bar

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia

United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Virginia

Virginia Supreme Court

 

Professional Awards and Recognition

Rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell

Recognized by Chambers USA

Recognized by Best Lawyers in America

Recognized by Super Lawyers

 

Professional and Community Involvement

Board of Directors, Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens (Chairman, 2000-2001)

Board of Directors, Brookfield, Inc. (President 1991-1993)

Board of Directors, Salchow & Righter

Vestry, Grace & Holy Trinity Church (Senior Warden, 2013)

Defense Research Institute

Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel

Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys