The First Step After Arrest on Federal Charges

By: Jonathan Simms

The Rule 5 Hearing When a person is arrested on allegations that he/she has committed a federal crime, the first step in the process is called an initial appearance, which is commonly referred to as a “Rule 5 Hearing”. This …

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Workers’ Compensation and Personal Injury

By: Jonathan Simms

When a covered worker suffers personal injury while working, she is entitled to be compensated under Virginia Code § 65.2-100 et seq. Virginia requires that employers who meet certain criteria maintain coverage under the workers’ compensation act. Under that act, …

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Blog

The Simms Firm is excited to introduce a new blog feature to our website. With this Blog, we will highlight legal news and topics we believe will be helpful and interesting to our readers.

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