Content is provided by the firm.Bancroft, McGavin, Horvath & Judkins, P.C. is recognized as one of the top civil defense litigation and insurance law firms in Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. We are a law firm comprised of diverse and dedicated trial attorneys committed to excellence and providing our clients with exceptional legal services. We conduct all phases of litigation, trial and appellate work. Since our formation in 1980, we have focused our practice on civil defense litigation. We provide representation to individuals, companies, self-insured entities, employers, and government municipalities for claims involving personal injury, premises liability, employment disputes, wrongful death, workers' compensation and tort defense. We handle complex cases involving brain injury and catastrophic injuries as well as carved a niche in handling cases involving local government and construction law. We take an active approach to defense litigation through a comprehensive review of our cases and the development of a tailored strategy in order to achieve the best resolution in the most efficient manner.