phone 703.385.1000
fax 703.385.1555

Heather K. Bardot

PrincipalHeather Bardot - Fairfax County Personal Injury Attorney
9990 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 400
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
(703) 385-1000 Telephone
(703) 385-1555 Facsimile
hbardot@bmhjlaw.com

Areas of Practice

Civil litigation and trial practice in Federal and State Courts throughout Virginia and Maryland, with emphasis in the areas of

  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Personal injury/Auto accident claims
  • Land Use
  • ERISA
  • Construction defects
  • Products liability
  • Employment discriminaton

Education

  • Undergraduate: University of Virginia
    B.A. with Distinction 1991
  • Graduate: George Mason University School of Law
    J.D. 1994
    Editor-in-Chief, Law Review, 1993-1994
    Dean’s Scholar, 1993-1994

Employment

  • Principal
     Bancroft, McGavin, Horvath & Judkins, P.C.
    2003-present
  • Associate
    Trichilo, Bancroft, McGavin, Horvath & Judkins, P.C.
    1995-2002
  • Law Clerk to The Honorable Magistrate David G. Lowe
    U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
    1994-1995

Bar Memberships

  • Virginia, 1994
  • Maryland, 2013

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court, 2000
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2003
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland, 2017
  • Virginia Supreme Court, 1994
  • Maryland Court of Appeals, 2013

Reported or Published Cases

  • Div. Access Control, Inc. v. Landrum, No. 3:06cv414, 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31133 (April 27, 2007).
  • LPT, Inc./MSS, Inc. v. Voltaggio, No. 2247-06-4, 2007 Va. App. LEXIS 165 (April 17, 2007).
  • Sayre Enters. v. Allstate Ins. Co., No. 5:06cv00036, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 89097 (December 11, 2006).
  • Sayre Enters. v. Allstate Ins. Co., No. 5:06CV00036 ,448 F. Supp. 2d 733, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 61746 (August 30, 2006).
  • Grooms v. Capets, No. CL-2005-7355, 71 Va. Cir. 198, 2006 Va. Cir. LEXIS 107 (June 27, 2006).
  • Aleman-Antunez v. Riddle, No. 2114-05-2, 2005 Va. App. LEXIS 515 (December 20, 2005).
  • Waste Mgmt. v. Coles, No. 1545-05-2, 2005 Va. App. LEXIS 414 (October 18, 2005).
  • Schnare v. Ziessow, No. 03-1879, 104 Fed. Appx. 847, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 14366 (July 13, 2004).
  • Md. & Va. Milk Producers Coop. Ass'n v. Crowell Farms Inc., No. 03-1769, 102 Fed. Appx. 267, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 11343 (June 9, 2004).
  • Lewis v. Hamburger Hamlet, Inc., No. 2351-00-4, 2001 Va. LEXIS 55 (February 6, 2001).
  • Ambrogi v. Manpower, Inc., No. 1360-99-4, 1999 Va. App. LEXIS 647 (November 23, 1999).
  • St. Clair v. Great E. Resort Management, No. 1666-95-4, 1996 Va. App. LEXIS 90 (February 6, 1996).
  • Cave v. Garrity, Law No. 176168, 1999 Va. Cir. LEXIS 578 (March 9, 1999).

Professional Associations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys Director, 2006-2011
    • Co-Chair Annual Convention, 2005
    • Chair-Young Lawyers’ Division, 1998-1999
  • George Mason American Inn of Court, Barrister, 2007-
  • George Mason American Inn of Court, Associate Member, 1996-1998
  • Virginia Women Attorneys Association Member, Judicial Screening Committee, 2005 & 2007
  • Local Government Association
    • Defense Research Institute
    • DRI Annual Convention Marketing Committee, 2007 GMUSL Alumni Board, 1996-1998
    • GMUSL Alumni Board, 1996-1998

Professional Activities

  • Pro Bono Volunteer, Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court, 2007 - , Representing Petitioners attempting to obtain protective orders
  • Participant, Supreme Court Summer Beltway Institute, 2004, culminating in 2005 reception with Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and Mrs. Sissy Marshall
  • Lecturer, HIPAA Compliance in the Context of Litigation, July, 2003
  • Lecturer, The Fundamentals of Workers' Compensation in Virginia, Dec. 2002
  • Lecturer, Seminar for Advanced Paralegals, Feb. 2002
  • Judge, Moot Court Competitions, GMUSL

Bancroft, McGavin, Horvath, & Judkins, P.C., handles civil and business litigation defense, insurance law and defense, government and municipal law, and workers' compensation, cases throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia, Maryland, and in the District of Columbia and DUI/traffic defense cases in Virginia.

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Office Location

9990 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 400
Fairfax, VA, 22030

phone:703.385.1000
fax:703.385.1555


 

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