Workers Comp

Burgess & Perigard, PLLC
10521 Judicial Drive, Suite 110, Fairfax, VA. 22030
Phone: 703-273-7007

Serious Accident, Injury, Disability and Wrongful Death cases – The attorneys at Burgess & Perigard, PLLC handle civil and administrative matters for members of the F.O.P., their families, friends and the general public.

The attorneys specialize in personal injury, wrongful death, auto/truck/cruiser crashes, medical malpractice, pharmacy & drug injuries, workers’ compensation, police and fire law and claims involving defective products.

Of particular interest to members of the F.O.P. and their families is the decades of experience the attorneys at Burgess & Perigard have handling claims for law enforcement officers, firefighters, EMT’s and others.

The firm has represented thousands of law enforcement officers and their families for more than three decades handling cruiser wrecks, insurance claims, bodily injury claims due to negligence or intentional criminal act, accidents at work, occupational disease claims, Line of Duty Act claims and Service Connected Disability matters.

The firm offers free consultations to all law enforcement officers and their families in all areas of law handled by the firm and welcomes referrals from law enforcement officers. The firm is AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated (5 out of 5) by Martindale-Hubbell and has a long history of recovering millions of dollars annually for first responders.

Jack Burgess and Greg Perigard are available 24/7 to F.O.P. members in the case of a critical incident. The cell phone numbers of both attorneys are contained in the seminar and informational material distributed by the firm for the benefit of F.O.P. members and reprinted on this website below.

Jack Burgess, Esquire


Jack Burgess is a product of Fairfax County and the Washington, D.C. area. He grew up and attended high school in Fairfax County. His undergraduate degree is from American University and his law degree is from Catholic University, Columbus School of Law in D.C. After law school, he received a Trial Advocacy certification from Georgetown University.

Jack is a member of the Virginia and District of Columbia Bars. He is admitted to practice before the Virginia Supreme Court and the District of Columbia Court of Appeals where he has argued numerous appellate cases. He is also a member of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

Jack belongs to the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, The Fairfax County Bar Association and the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C.

Jack is the founder of the law firm Burgess & Perigard in Fairfax City. The mission at the firm is to obtain justice for those who have been injured and families who have experienced tragedy due to accident, negligence or fault. The firm handles personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice, workers’ compensation, defective product, premises liability and police and fire law. The firm represents clients from all walks of life and serves the entire community. The firm is proud of its long history of serving as legal counsel to first responders in accident, workers’ compensation, service connected disability and Line of Duty Act cases.

Gregory P. Perigard, Esquire


Born Las Cruces, New Mexico, May 25, 1967; admitted to bar, 1992, Virginia; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1993, District of Columbia and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia. Education: College of William Mary (B.A., 1989); George Mason University School of Law (J.D., 1992).

Member: Fairfax Bar Association; Virginia State Bar; District of Columbia Bar; Virginia Trial Lawyers Association; National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives.

Practice Areas: Personal Injury; Worker’s Compensation; Insurance; Social Security Disability Law.