John H. Klein


John Klein graduated Cum Laude from Kalamazoo College in 1972 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, going on to receive a Masters in the same field from Western Michigan University in 1973. He graduated from the College of William and Mary School of Law in 1976 and his areas of expertise include Longshore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, Social Security Disability and Virginia Workers’ Compensation.

Areas Of Practice:

Longshore & Harbor Workers’ Compensation
Virginia Workers’ Compensation
Social Security Disability

Bar Admissions:

Virginia, 1976
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1976
U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1976
U.S. Supreme Court, 1979


College of William and Mary School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1976
Honors: St. George Tucker Society
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA, 1973 M.A.
Major: Political Science
Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, MI, USA, 1972 B.A.
Honors: Cum Laude
Major: Political Science

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Workers’ Compensation in Virginia, National Business Inst., 1990 – 2002
Social Security Law, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1997 – 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Norfolk Collegiate School, 1990 – 2002 Trustee

Mr. Klein was named by Coastal Virginia Magazine as a top lawyer in Coastal Virginia in workers compensation in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

John Klein Award 2017