Khalilah Walters and Pangiotis ("Pete") Kostopanagiotis have recently joined the law firm of Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. as associate attorneys.  

Ms. Walters graduated from Middlebury College in 2002, and she received her law degree in 2007 from Harvard Law School.  Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Walters worked in a large New York law firm practicing in the area of corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions.  As a member of the firm, Ms. Walters' practice will focus on general civil litigation, corporate law and employment law.

Mr. Kostopanagiotis graduated from the University of Virginia in 2015, and he graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2018.  A native of Danville, Mr. Kostopanagiotis will work in the areas of civil litigation, estate planning and estate administration.

 Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. is a full service law firm with offices in both Danville and Martinsville. The principals of the firm are:  James A. L. Daniel, Martha W. Medley, William L. Kirby, III, Michael A. Nicholas and T. Brent Gammon. 

Benjamin Sharpe has joined the law firm of Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. in an associate attorney position.  Mr. Sharpe is originally from the Martinsville area.  

Mr. Sharpe graduated from Virginia Tech in 2011, and he received his law degree in 2014 from Elon University School of Law.  After law school, Ben completed a Judicial Clerkship with the Circuit Court for the City of Danville.  Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Sharpe worked as an Assistant Commonwealth Attorney for the City of Danville Commonwealth Attorney's Office prosecuting misdemeanor and felony cases.  

As a member of the firm, Mr. Sharpe's practice will consist of general civil litigation, estate planning, criminal and traffic cases, domestic matters, and criminal and civil appeals.  Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. is a full service law firm with offices in both Danville and Martinsville; the other members of the firm are:  James A. L. Daniel, Martha W. Medley, William L. Kirby, III, Michael A. Nicholas and T. Brent Gammon. 

 

Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. has been named one of the 2019 "Best Law Firms" by U. S. News & World Report & Best Lawyers® in its 9th Edition of the "Best Law Firm" Rankings.  Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. was ranked in Tier 1 for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in the firm's geographical practice area.  The firm was also ranked in Tier 2 for Workers' Compensation Law - Employers in the firm's geographical practice area.

Firms included in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. “For more than 30 years, U.S. News has ranked a wide range of institutions,” says Tim Smart, Executive Editor at U.S. News. “Law firms perform a vital role in American life, and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals and companies alike make important decisions.” - U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®, November 1, 2018 press release.

The U.S. News "Best Lawyers - Best Law Firms" rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Clients were asked to provide feedback on firm practice groups addressing expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility and whether they would refer another client to the firm.

Lawyers also voted on expertise, responsiveness, integrity, cost-effectiveness, whether they would refer a matter to a firm and whether they consider a firm a worthy competitor.

Firms that received a tier designation reflect the high level of respect a firm can earn among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and practice areas.

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.

July 2017.  Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. attorney T. Brent Gammon has been named President of the Danville After-Hours Rotary Club for 2017-2018.  The After-Hours club is one of 4 local Rotary clubs within the Danville and Pittsylvania County area.  Rotary is an international organization with the motto of "Service above self", and the After-Hours club makes service projects that give back to the Danville community a primary focus.

Mr. Gammon, who is a shareholder with the firm, focuses primarily on civil litigation, workers' compensation, business law, and domestic relations.

Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. has been named one of the 2017 "Best Law Firms" by U. S. News & World Report & Best Lawyers® in its Seventh Edition of the "Best Law Firm" Rankings.  Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. was ranked in Tier 1 for Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants in the firm's geographical practice area.  The firm was also ranked in Tier 2 for Workers' Compensation Law - Employers in the firm's geographical practice area.

Firms included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. “For more than 30 years, U.S. News has ranked a wide range of institutions,” says Tim Smart, Executive Editor of U.S. News & World Report. “Law firms are an integral part of our rankings and complement our law school rankings.” - U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®, November 2, 2015 press release.

The U.S. News "Best Lawyers - Best Law Firms" rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

Clients were asked to provide feedback on firm practice groups addressing expertise, responsiveness, understanding of a business and its needs, cost-effectiveness, civility and whether they would refer another client to the firm.

Lawyers also voted on expertise, responsiveness, integrity, cost-effectiveness, whether they would refer a matter to a firm and whether they consider a firm a worthy competitor.

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world. For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the attorneys best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers lists are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe. The Best Lawyers in America list recognizes the very best lawyers in each practice area and metropolitan region in the country.

 

Senior Partners with Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C., James A.L. Daniel and Martha White Medley, have been listed as Virginia Super Lawyers by Virginia Business Magazine for 2016.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.

June 2015 - Daniel, Medley & Kibry, P.C. is proud to announce T. Brent Gammon has been named a principal of the law firm.

Gammon, a Danville native, joined the firm as an associate in December 2013 and primarily focuses his practice on workers' compensation, civil litigation, business law, domestic relations & traffic defense.

The law firm of Daniel, Medley & Kirby, P.C. represents clients in Danville and the surrounding parts of Virginia, including Martinsville, Roanoke, Lynchburg, Pittsylvania County, Halifax County, Mecklenburg County, Patrick County, Franklin County, Henry County, Campbell County, Amherst County, Nelson County