• Employment Law
  • Class and Collective Actions
  • Civil Rights

William C. Tucker

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William C. Tucker is a seasoned employment attorney who has been a dedicated advocate for employees for more than twenty years. His exceptional knowledge of the law, competitive personality, and professional demeanor help his clients achieve successful results in both the courtroom and at the negotiating table. Mr. Tucker is a skilled litigator, and has successfully pursued individual and class actions in both federal and state court. He is also a sharp and diplomatic negotiator, and is adept at putting his clients in favorable positions and creating innovative solutions to resolve their claims. Mr. Tucker takes time to understand his clients’ individual needs, and to counsel them candidly so that they can make decisions with confidence. He is known by his peers as a knowledgeable employment lawyer, and other lawyers often seek out his advice and request his assistance with their cases. Mr. Tucker is also called on by the media, and asked to speak by associations or organizations about employment law issues. He is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts in the Commonwealth of Virginia and the State of South Carolina, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Judicial Circuit. He is a member of the Virginia State Bar, the South Carolina Bar, the National Employment Lawyers’ Association, and the Virginia Employment Lawyers’ Association. He is also a referral attorney for the Legal Information Network for Cancer, and assists cancer patients with issues they are facing at work.

  • Business Litigation
  • Equine Law
  • Appellate Practice

Tamara L. Tucker

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Ms. Tucker grew up in Virginia Beach, Virginia and attended Mary Washington College. Following college graduation, she went on to law school at the University of South Carolina, graduating in 1994 as a member of the Order of the Cap and Gown.

Ms. Tucker focuses her practice on appellate law, business litigation, and equine law. Ms. Tucker has authored numerous appellate briefs on topics ranging from personal jurisdiction to the doctrine of res ipsa loquitur.  She has represented plaintiffs and defendants in dozens of cases involving contract disputes and business torts, including fraud, tortious interference, and business conspiracy.  And because of her lifelong involvement with show horses, Ms. Tucker is also well known for her niche practice in the equine industry representing trainers and owners of performance horses in various types of matters.

Ms. Tucker has extensive litigation experience and has represented clients in: the Supreme Court of Virginia; the United States District Courts for both the Eastern District of Virginia and the Western District of Virginia; Virginia state trial courts including Fairfax, Loudoun, City of Alexandria, Clarke, Fauquier, Prince William, Stafford, Spotsylvania, City of Fredericksburg, Caroline, King George, Essex, Lancaster, Westmoreland, City of Richmond, Hanover, Henrico, Williamsburg/James City County, Norfolk, Suffolk, Louisa, Goochland, Powhatan, Chesterfield, Albemarle, Greene, Orange, Madison, Culpeper, Fluvanna, Montgomery, Shenandoah, City of Lynchburg, Pittsylvania, and Washington; in administrative matters before the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission, the Virginia Employment Commission, and the United States Equestrian Federation; in AAA arbitration matters in New Jersey, California, and South Carolina; and in the state trial courts of South Carolina, Maryland, Alabama, Florida, Delaware, and North Carolina.

Drawing on her two decades of experience, Ms. Tucker represents her clients with precision, deliberate thought, and a strategy designed to reach their objectives effectively and efficiently.