Eddie Bagnell is a director in the firm’s Litigation Section.  Eddie’s practice includes a wide range of civil litigation matters, including business torts, commercial litigation, construction, employment, intellectual property, products liability, insurance coverage and defense, and estate litigation.  Eddie’s experience includes trials and appeals in state and federal court throughout Virginia, as well as proceedings before the Virginia State Corporation Commission.  Eddie regularly serves as lead and local counsel in complex matters in the Eastern District of Virginia, where his experience includes securities fraud class actions, Lanham Act claims, qui tam cases, patent litigation, and a wide variety of commercial cases.      

Eddie earned his B.A. from the University of Virginia in 2000 and his J.D. from the University of Richmond School of Law in 2007, cum laude. He is a member of the Virginia Bar Association and serves as a mentor coordinator for the VBA Young Lawyers Division.  He is a member of the Richmond Bar Association, and previously served as Chair of the Virginia State Bar YLC Admission and Orientation Ceremony Committee.


  • University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2007)
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia (B.A., History)

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

Representative Cases

  • buySAFE, Inc. v. Google, Inc., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 83139 (E.D. Va. June 16, 2014)
  • United States ex rel. Rector v. Bon Secours Richmond Health Corp., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 52161 (E.D. Va. Apr. 14, 2014)
  • Nash v. Green Tree Servicing, LLC, 943 F. Supp. 2d 640 (E.D. Va. 2013)
  • UBS Fin. Servs. v. Carilion Clinic, 706 F.3d 319 (4th Cir. Va. 2013)
  • Perry v. Judd, 471 Fed. Appx. 219 (4th Cir. 2012)
  • LMP Holdings, LLC v. PLY Enters., LLC, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 135551 (E.D. Va. Sept. 21, 2012)
  • Polygroup Ltd. v. General Foam Plastics Corp., 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90223 (E.D. Va. June 27, 2012)
  • SEC v. Provident Capital Indem., Ltd., 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 158409 (E.D. Va. May 11, 2011)
  • Vitullo v. Mancini, 2010 U.S. Dist. Lexis 9076 (E.D. Virginia 2010)
  • PBM Products v. Mead Johnson, 2010 U.S. Dist. Lexis 22848 (E.D. Virginia 2010)
  • Reynolds Foil v. Pai, 2010 U.S. Dist. Lexis 28473 (E. D. Virginia 2010)
  • Delta-T Corp. v. Harris Thermal Transfer Products, 2009 U.S. Dist. Lexis 80647 (E.D. Virginia 2009)
  • Vianix Del., LLC v. Nuance Communications, 637 F. Supp. 2d 356 (E.D. Virginia 2009)
  • Am. Int'l Specialty Lines v. A.T. Massey Coal, 628 F. Supp. 2d 674 (E.D. Virginia 2009)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Division, Mentor Coordinator
  • Bar Association of the City of Richmond
    Member, CLE Committee; Bench-Bar Conference Committee
  • Virginia State Bar, Young Lawyers Conference, Past Chair, Admission and Orientation Ceremony Committee

Honors and Awards

  • Virginia Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, Business Litigation

Past Employment Positions

  • Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., Associate, 2007

Birth Information

  • 1977, Suffolk, Virginia, United States of America


  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon