Jimmie Hess – Abingdon Personal Injury Lawyer

Jimmie Hess


(800) 482-5297

(276) 623-5297


161 East Main Street
Abingdon , VA 24210

Jimmie Hess



Firm Summary

I have over twenty-five years of experience in practicing law for plaintiffs who have been injured in automobile accidents, wrongful death, and workers’ compensation; as well as Social Security Disability. I have also been practicing criminal law for twenty-five years in both state and federal court.

Practice Areas:

Civil Law including:

Motor Vehicle Accidents
Trucking Accidents
Workers Compensation
Social Security
Personal Injury
Bodily Injury
Wrongful Death
Criminal Law including:

Drug Cases
Reckless Driving
Traffic Tickets
in Federal and United States District Court throughout the region.

Serving Clients throughout Southwest Virginia, including the City of Bristol, Washington County and the Town of Abingdon, Smyth County and the Town of Marion, Wythe County and the Town of Wytheville, Buchanan County and the Town of Grundy, Carroll County and the Town of Hillsville, Bland County, Montgomery County and the Town of Christiansburg, the City of Radford, Pulaski County and the Town of Pulaski, Russell County and the Town of Lebanon, Tazewell County and the Town of Tazewell, Dickenson County and the Town of Clintwood, Wise County and the City of Norton and the Town of Wise, Scott County and the Town of Gate City,

Admitted: 1990 in Virginia and to the Virginia Supreme Court; United States District Court and the 4th Circuit.

Law School: University of Dayton, J.D., 1989.

College: Roanoke College, B.B.A., 1986.

Member: Virginia State Bar; Washington County Bar; American Bar Association.

Virginia Continuing Education Seminars: 41st Annual Criminal Law Seminar-April 2011; Representation of Children as a Guardian Ad Litem-September 2010; 2010 VTLA Family Law Seminar-July 2010; Statutory and Procedural Changes Impacting the Virginia Workers’ Compensation-April 2010; 40th Annual Criminal Law Seminar-March 2010; Annual Divorce Practice Seminar: Legislative Insiges, and Divorce in a Bad-February 2009; Mastering Evidence: What Comes in, What Stays Out?-June 2008; 24th Annual Advanced Family Law Seminar: The State of Spousal Support-May 2008; and 38th Annual Crminal Law Seminar-March 2008.

Born: February 18, 1964.

ISLN: 90822680