If you love what you do for a living, you will never work a day in your life.” These words describe how Chris Heavens feels about practicing law. He was born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia. He received his undergraduate degree from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and his law degree from West Virginia University. After law school in 1991, he began working for a litigation firm where he primarily represented insurance companies and corporations. Following a five year stint as a defense lawyer, he started his own law firm and began to represent plaintiffs, maintaining offices in West Virginia and Pennsylvania. Chris Heavens has extensive trial and appellate experience, both in state and federal courts.
The cases handled by Chris Heavens cited in this web site, as well as his client testimonials, will give you a good idea of what to expect if you retain him to represent you in your legal matter. Because of his reputation as a competent and thorough litigator, Chris Heavens is often referred cases from other attorneys and he is utilized by out-of-state law firms to act as local counsel on cases. If you meet Chris Heavens in person, you will see the personal qualities to attain justice and better lives.
Chris Heavens is known for his integrity and dedication to client service. This forms the foundation of Heavens Law Firm. We are a full-service firm that focuses primarily on personal injury law, with a particular emphasis on car accidents, premises liability, medical malpractice, and product liability. We have obtained favorable outcomes for clients in diverse cases involving slip-and-fall accidents, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, and wrongful death. Beyond personal injury law, we have also successfully represented clients in lawsuits involving sexual harassment, wrongful termination, and insurance bad faith. Our other areas of practice include securities fraud, consumer fraud, and Social Security law. Please see a list of the types of cases we handle under practice areas tab.
Our proven track record has earned Heavens Law Firm a top rating on Martindale-Hubbell, a law directory that ranks leading law firms on the basis of their legal acumen and professional ethics. It is not surprising that the leader of our results-driven firm, Chris Heavens, is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which restricts membership to attorneys who have achieved verdicts or settlements in excess of one million dollars. Mr. Heavens also has an extensive list of successful cases published in the Pennsylvania and West Virginia Court Reporters. While we are proud of the recognition we have received from the legal community, Heavens Law Firm remains dedicated to providing clients with the highest quality service.
At Heavens Law Firm, seasoned attorneys and highly-trained staff work around-the-clock to ensure your case receives priority. From the initial consultation to the final verdict or settlement, we do all the heavy lifting at no up-front cost to you. Using innovative research and cutting-edge technology, we dedicate hours upon hours of manpower to achieve the best outcome possible in your case. This includes a thorough evaluation of your claim using the facts and evidence we gather through our investigation of all liable parties. We review all supporting documents, interview witnesses, and present your claim at trial in the most compelling light. You do not pay a cent unless we recover damages for you.
If you’re in need of quality legal assistance, call Chris Heavens at Heavens Law Firm today. We are on call 24 hours a day for emergencies and can arrange consultations at your home or medical facility or provide transportation to our office. At Heavens Law Firm, we understand that the financial and emotional repercussions of accidents are devastating. That is why we are dedicated to helping you recover compensation from the negligent parties responsible for your harm. For a free consultation, call 1-866-HEAVLAW or contact us online. We return all client inquiries immediately and hold any privileged information you give us in strict confidence.