Blankingship & Keith Teams with Seven Law Firms to Secure $14 Million Settlement for Child Care Center Victims of Sexual Assault

February 21, 2023

Blankingship & Keith personal injury attorneys Peter Everett and Chidi James recently teamed up with seven other law firms to secure a $14,000,000 settlement for nine children who were sexually assaulted by a teacher’s aide at a large regional child care center.

Pro Bono Win for Fairfax-Based Lamb Center

December 21, 2022

Blankingship & Keith scored a win for the Lamb Center and Wesley Housing for a first of its kind project in the City of Fairfax, converting a local motel to provide permanent supportive low-income housing.

Land Use Win Securing Permit Approval for an Ethiopian Orthodox Church.

December 9, 2022

Giff Hampshire achieved a land use win securing permit approval for an Ethiopian Orthodox Church in Fairfax County, VA.

Partners Juli Porto and Rob Stoney Achieve $3 Million Settlement for Client

October 26, 2022

Blankingship & Keith's Personal Injury team obtained a $3 million settlement for an engineer injured in a head-on collision. 

A Pair of Appellate Wins

July 8, 2022

Blankingship & Keith partner Juli Porto obtains a pair of appellate victories for her clients

$1.475 Million Personal Injury Settlement

May 24, 2022

Blankingship & Keith's Personal Injury team obtained a settlement for Violation of Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code-Related Personal Injury

Commissioner of Highways v. Freedom I-66 Land, LLC results in $21M Settlement for Client

May 2, 2022

This case involved the condemnation from an 83 acre parcel zoned Industrial with by right use for data centers of approximately 21 acres in fee, along with 3.4 acres for stormwater management and drainage, required for the construction of a commuter parking lot built as part of the expansion of I-66.  VDOT’s original offer was $4.7 million. 


Commissioner of Highways v. Gainesville GGP Results in $10.1M Settlement for Client

May 1, 2022

Blankingship & Keith Eminent Domain attorneys achieved a $10.1 million settlement for clients in a matter involving VDOT’s condemnation of approximately 24 acres, along with four acres for storm water management and drainage, for the construction of a commuter parking lot built as part of the expansion of Interstate 66

Negotiating a Complex Business and Real Estate Purchase

April 29, 2022

Blankingship & Keith’s longtime client, a thriving consumer services business, encountered an opportunity to bid on the sale of multiple, similar business properties. In...
VDOT v. Shadyac Results in $1,011,622 Jury Verdict for Client

April 29, 2022

This case involved the total taking of a little over an acre in Gainesville. The key ruling was the exclusion of the owners low purchase price of $250,000 as negatively influenced by the project. 


VDOT's original offer was $449,000.

Garber v. Prince William County Results in $15M Settlement for Client.

April 28, 2022

This case involved the taking of approximately 70 acres to expand the Government Center in Prince William County. The primary issue was the nature of the uses allowed under the County...
O'Connor Family v. Loudoun County School Board Results in $6,468,200 Settlement for Client

April 27, 2022