Breit Drescher Imprevento & Walker, PC

Breit Drescher Imprevento & Walker, PC

Law Firm in Virginia Beach, VA

Firm Overview

The law firm of Breit Drescher Imprevento & Walker, PC was formed in 1988 and currently staffs four attorneys who are supported by paralegals, legal secretaries and full time investigators. The firm specializes in representing plaintiffs in personal injury (auto accidents), product liability (defective products), premises liability (slip and fall), medical malpractice, maritime, and qui tam (whistleblower) litigation. The firm is very proud of the leadership and active role they have provided to their profession including Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, The American Bar Association and numerous civic organizations. Both partners are consistently recognized in the publications of the Best Lawyers in America and Who's Who in American Law. The law firm of Breit Drescher Imprevento & Walker, PC is proud of their reputation for professionalism and commitment to achieving success for their clients.

Main Office

Main Office
Towne Pavilion Center II
600 22nd St., Ste 402
Virginia Beach VA 23451





Personal Injury

Breit Drescher Imprevento, PC will represent your Personal Injury legal matters.

Areas of Law -Practice Limited to Plaintiff Personal Injury -Automobile Accidents -Spinal Cord Injuries -Head and Brain Trauma -Severe Burns -Slip and Fall -Vehicular Homicide -Wrongful Death -Motorcycle Accidents -Dog Bites -Animal Mauling -Catastrophic Accidents and Injuries -Products Liability -Medical Malpractice -Admiralty/Maritime Law -False Claims Act -Qui Tam Actions -Toxic Torts.

John W. Drescher

Breit Drescher Imprevento & Walker, PC

Attorney in Virginia Beach, VA
Phi Delta Phi. Member, University of Richmond National Moot Court Team. Author: "Outer Limits: Criminal Discovery and Inspection in Virginia," Virginia Trial Lawyers Journal, 1989; "Accident Reconstruction: Is There Life After Brown v. Corbin?" 1993 Virginia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention Manual; "Is There a Place for Accident Reconstruction Testimony in Virginia?" 2005 Virginia Trial Lawyers Annual Convention Manual. Lecturer, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Trial Advocacy Seminars (1990-2005); Virginia and Virginia Beach Bar Association CLE (1987, 1990). Listed: Best Lawyers in America, 1995-2008; Who's Who in American Law, 1997-2008. Life Member, National Registry of Who's Who; Superlawyers - one of the top 10 lawyers in Virginia (2006); one of the top 50 lawyers in Virginia (2007). Invitation for Fellowship, International Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2008.

Areas of Law

-Automobile Accidents and Injuries
-Automobile Negligence
-Bodily Injury
-Brain Injury
-Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
-Plaintiffs Personal Injury
-Medical Negligence
-Severe Burns
-Slip and Fall
-Spinal Injury
-Vehicular Homicide
-Wrongful Death
-Toxic Torts

Experience & Credentials


Admission Details
Admitted in 1973, Virginia, U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia

Law School Attended
University of Richmond
Class of 1973

University Attended
Hampden-Sydney College
Class of 1970

Birth Information
Born in 1948
Norfolk, Virginia, May 13, 1948


Associations & Memberships
Virginia Beach (President, 1990), Norfolk-Portsmouth, Virginia and American Bar Associations; Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1990); Association of Trial... More

Representative Cases
Hackman v. Commonwealth, 220 Va. 710 (1980); Keeter v. Commonwealth, 222 Va. 134 (1981); Johnson v. Haas, 224 Va. 245 (1982); Keel v. Keel, 225 Va. 606 (1983); Colony Council Bd. of Directors v. Hightower Enterprises, 228 Va. 197 (1984); City of Virginia Beach v. Virginia Restaurant Ass'n, Inc., 231 Va. 130 (1986); Allen v. Commonwealth, 3 Va. App. 657 (1987); Rossman v. State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co., 832 F.2d 282 (4th Cir. 1987); U.S. v. Lozano, 839 F. 2d 1020 (4th Cir. 1988); Foster v. Commonwealth, 8 Va. App. 167 (1989); Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. v. Parker, 240 Va. 180 (1990); Davis v. Thoman Motel Corp., 900 F. 2d 28 (4th Cir. 1990); Burns v. Johnson, 250 Va. 41 (1995); Clohessy v. Weiler, 250 Va. 249, 462 S. E. 2d 94 (1995); Jeneary v. Commonwealth, 262 Va. 418 (2001); Velocity Express Mid-Atlantic v. Hugen, 266 Va. 188, 585 S. E. 2d 557 (2003).


University of Richmond
Juris Doctorate, 1973