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Gregory S. Bean

5425 Discovery Park Boulevard
Suite 200
Williamsburg, Virginia 23188
Phone:  757.941.2804
Fax:  757.941.2879
919 East Main Street
Twenty-Fourth Floor
Richmond, Virginia 23219


Mr. Bean is a litigator who focuses his practice in estate and trust litigation, general commercial litigation, real estate litigation, employment litigation, community association representation, medical malpractice, and personal injury insurance defense.

Mr. Bean’s employment practice includes defending employers in a variety of employment litigation matters, including discrimination and retaliation claims. He works on cases arising under Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA), and the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).

His estate litigation practice includes bringing and defending challenges to wills and trusts. He also assists in interpretation of wills and trusts and bringing and defending claims against executors and trustees for breach of fiduciary duties.

Mr. Bean’s commercial and real estate litigation practice includes assisting commercial tenants in obtaining and collecting on judgments, evicting tenants, and interpreting contract language. He assists residential landlords in disputes with tenants and eviction and judgment litigation. Mr. Bean also advises community associations on their general legal matters and litigating matters involving covenant enforcement and collections actions

Prior to joining LeClairRyan, Mr. Bean represented national auto insurance companies, hotels, product manufacturers, and local municipalities in a variety of civil litigation matters. He specialized in representing insurance companies accused of mishandling personal injury claims and accused of bad faith insurance practices. He also handled high-value product liability cases in federal and state courts.

Mr. Bean also has experience defending creditors and financial institutions in foreclosure, unfair debt practices, bankruptcy, and other banking and real estate related matters. Additionally, Greg provides pro bono representation on behalf of children with special education needs.

Published Works

  • Basic Virginia Law for Non-Lawyers - Co-editor

Legal Experience

  • LeClairRyan, Richmond, Virginia, 2018 - present
  • Collins & Hyman, Williamsburg, Virginia,  2017 - 2018
  • Wolfe & Wyman, Las Vegas, Nevada,  2016 - 2017
  • Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, Las Vegas, Nevada, 2012 - 2016

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Williamsburg Bar Association
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys: Vice-Chair of the Corporate & Commercial Litigation Section


  • J.D., William and Mary School of Law, 2010
  • B.A., History, magna cum laude, Brigham Young University, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2010
  • Nevada, 2012

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia