Gregory O. Harbison

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Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Mechanicsville, VA

Harbison & Kavanagh, P.L.L.C.
 | 9115 Dickey Drive, Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Phone: 804-888-8000
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2017
Selected to Rising Stars: 2007 - 2011
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (50%),
  • Social Security Disability (50%)
Attorney Profile

Gregory O. Harbison is an attorney at Harbison & Kavanagh in Mechanicsville, Virginia. Mr. Harbison focuses his practice on Social Security Disability and workers’ compensation law. Licensed to practice law in the state courts of Virginia since 1998, he serves clients in the Fredericksburg, Mechanicsville and Williamsburg areas.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Virginia, Mr. Harbison obtained his law degree from Widener University Delaware Law School, graduating with honors. While attending law school, he was the internal managing editor for the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law.

Over the course of his career, Mr. Harbison has handled a diverse range of cases including minor injuries to major catastrophes. He has served thousands of Virginia residents who have sustained an injury or a disability caused by negligence and has experience at both the state and appellate levels.

Mr. Harbison regularly speaks on the topic of workers’ compensation law and enjoys sharing his knowledge with others. He has served as a legislative chair for the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association’s Workers’ Compensation Section and supports the Annual Workers’ Compensation Advanced Practice Retreat.

Because of his passion and skill in the legal realm, Mr. Harbison has received recognition for his accomplishments including being listed among U.S. News & World Report’s “best lawyers” list in 2015. Along with his law practice, he is active in his local community. He is a supporter of the United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg and participates in Shady Grove United Methodist Church.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Workers' Compensation (50%)

Social Security Disability (50%)


Selected to Super Lawyers for 6 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 5 years

Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2017 Rising Stars: 2007 - 2011

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About Gregory Harbison

Admitted: 1997, Virginia

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Honors and Awards:

  • Krista Latshaw Pro Bono Service Award, Legal Information Network for Cancer, 2008
  • "Best Lawyers" list in U.S. News & World Report, 2015
  • Super Lawyers® Since 2007

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Virginia State Bar, 1997
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Workers’ Compensation Section, Legislative Chair

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg
  • Shady Grove United Methodist Church, Member and Trustee

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Advanced Workers' Compensation in Virginia - 2002 National Business Institute seminar, Author
  • Workers' Compensation In Virginia -  2004 Lorman Education Services seminar, Author
  • Workers' Compensation 101 - The VTLA Journal (Spring 2004), Co-authored with Geoffrey R. McDonald
  • Rebutting the Willful Misconduct Defense - 2008 VTLA Advanced Practice Retreat, Co-authored with Louis Snesil, Esquire
  • Workers' Compensation Update - Lorman Education Services 2010, Author
  • Annual Workers’ Compensation Advanced Practice Retreat education program
  • Internal Managing Editor of the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law, Widener University School of Law

Educational Background:

  • University of Virginia, Major: Economics, 1993

Industry Groups

  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Workplace Injury Litigation Group
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    Office Location for Gregory O. Harbison

    9115 Dickey Drive
    Mechanicsville, VA 23116

    Phone: 804-888-8000


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    Last Updated: 9/6/2017

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