McGuireWoods LLP announced today that Candace Blydenburgh has joined the firm’s
Toxic Tort and Environmental Litigation practice as a partner in Richmond.
Blydenburgh has seasoned experience defending complex litigation in both
state and federal courts throughout the country. Having represented a wide range
of clients, including railroad corporations, insurance companies and automotive
manufacturers, she brings to the firm years of experience focused on managing
all aspects of trial and litigation involving toxic exposure, product liability
and matters of negligence.
“Candace’s arrival is great news, both for the firm and our team,” said Steven Williams, chairman of the firm’s Toxic Tort and Environmental Litigation
practice. “Her depth of knowledge in asbestos litigation and other toxic tort
matters that continue to be foremost areas of concern for manufacturers and
other companies across the nation will undoubtedly further strengthen our
Blydenburgh, who previously served as a partner at Bowman and Brooke LLP in
Richmond, earned her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1996.