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Reid Broughton is a native of Blacksburg, Virginia, the managing Shareholder of our Christiansburg office, and a member of Sands Anderson's Local Government, Real Estate, Finance and Business practice groups.  Reid counsels businesses, local governments, and healthcare clients on collections, finance, real estate, bankruptcy, and transactional matters.  He enjoys helping clients minimize risks, accomplish their goals, make informed decisions, and develop agreements that are clear, to the point, and effective.  His extensive experience as a commercial litigator has helped him to recognize and help his clients avoid the pitfalls of commercial transactions, so that they can avoid expensive litigation. 

Reid has represented clients before the Virginia State Corporation Commission; all levels of the Virginia state courts, including the Supreme Court of Virginia; the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia; the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; and the United States Supreme Court.

Reid has handled a wide variety of matters, including:

  • Represented governments in thousands of delinquent tax collection matters.
  • Represented local governments and authorities in multiple economic develop, real estate and financial transactions.
  • Represented local and national companies in numerous commercial litigation matters, including complex contract disputes, employment litigation, and intellectual property disputes.
  •  Represented local and national companies and lenders in complex, multi-million dollar financing transactions, bankruptcy, debt work-outs and foreclosures.
  • Represented local and national companies in the purchase, financing, development sale and leasing of commercial properties.
  • Represented multiple companies in their organization, transfer of assets or stock, and many forms of agreements.

Reported Cases

  • Cook v. Radford Community Hospital, Inc., 260 Va. 443, 536 S.E.2d 906 (2000) (upholding dismissal where incompetent plaintiff sued in own name).
  • Fowler v. Winchester Medical Center, Inc., 266 Va. 131 (2003) (trial court only) (upholding dismissal where plaintiff failed to qualify as personal representative).
  • Commonwealth ex rel. Terry L. Strock, et al., Case No. PUE-2001-00716 (SCC 2003) (holding private sewer company not entitled to requested rate).

Articles

Assisted Living Facilities May Be Protected By Virginia's Malpractice Act - E-Briefing, April 2005

 

■ Quick Facts

 

Get to Know Reid

Reid Broughton video
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Education

B.A., University of Virginia, 1991
J.D., Washington and Lee University School of Law, 1995 cum laude
Washington and Lee Law Review
Washington and Lee Environmental Law Digest, Agency Editor

Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for Western District of Virginia
  • Virginia

Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
  • Defense Research Institute

Memberships and Honors

  • The Blacksburg Partnership; Board of Directors, Executive Committee
  • Home Builders of Virginia, Board of Directors
  • Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, Inc., Past Chair
  • Montgomery Floyd Chapter of the American Red Cross; Board of Directors
  • New River Valley Home Builders, Board of Directors
  • New River Valley Economic Development Authority
  • Blacksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce, Past Vice-Chair

 

 

■ Quick Facts

 

Get to Know Reid

Reid Broughton video
YouTube video

Education

B.A., University of Virginia, 1991
J.D., Washington and Lee University School of Law, 1995 cum laude
Washington and Lee Law Review
Washington and Lee Environmental Law Digest, Agency Editor

Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for Western District of Virginia
  • Virginia

Professional Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys
  • Defense Research Institute

Memberships and Honors

  • The Blacksburg Partnership; Board of Directors, Executive Committee
  • Home Builders of Virginia, Board of Directors
  • Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, Inc., Past Chair
  • Montgomery Floyd Chapter of the American Red Cross; Board of Directors
  • New River Valley Home Builders, Board of Directors
  • New River Valley Economic Development Authority
  • Blacksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce, Past Vice-Chair