Tracy Taylor Hague

Office Location: Richmond, VA.

Education
  • B.A. (summa cum laude), Political Science and Criminal Justice, University of Richmond, Phi Beta Kappa
  • JD., Washington & Lee University School of Law
Jurisdiction Licensed
  • Virginia
  • New Jersey
Professional & Community Activities
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Richmond Bar Association
  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys, Professional Liability Section, Chair (2020-21)
  • Virginia Chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management
  • Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother Program, Inc.
Notable Accomplishments
  • AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory
  • Listed in Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s “Top 5 Defense Verdicts”
  • Listed in Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s “Million Dollar Defense Verdicts”
  • Virginia Business Magazine, “Legal Elite” – Health Law (2020-present)

Tracy is a trial attorney who focuses her practice on the defense of professionals, including attorneys, realtors, insurance agents and brokers, physicians, psychologists, dentists and nurses, as well as various health care facilities such as hospitals and large academic medical centers. She also regularly defends a variety of personal injury cases, including cases involving catastrophic injuries and death.

Tracy has taken hundreds of depositions and has traveled nationwide deposing and defending various experts in complex medical malpractice and other personal injury cases, forming relationships with many of the nation’s top medical doctors and other experts. She has tried multiple cases in state and federal courts throughout Virginia.

Tracy has also successfully represented healthcare providers before various state licensing boards within the Virginia Department of Health Professions, Medical Malpractice Review Panels and the Workers’ Compensation Commission, which adjudicates claims for compensation from the Virginia Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Program. Tracy has also handled appeals to the U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Virginia Supreme Court, including oral arguments before the Virginia Supreme Court.

Keeping clients’ business and personal interests in mind, Tracy has negotiated favorable settlements for many clients, avoiding the time and expense of litigation. She has participated in numerous mediations and other settlement conferences.

Tracy’s litigation experience is not limited to professional liability and personal injury matters. She also has experience representing clients in a variety of other civil litigation matters, including those alleging breach of contract, tortious interference with business relations, violations of covenants not to compete, unlawful discrimination, fraud, malicious prosecution, breach of warranty and lemon law violations.

During her career, Tracy has lectured to various groups, including physicians, nurses, risk managers, hospital administrators, and attorneys on a variety of topics, including litigation trends, expert witnesses, charting, record keeping, full disclosure, discovery and periodic changes in laws affecting health care providers throughout Virginia. She currently serves as the Chair of the Professional Liability Section of the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys.

Tracy previously volunteered as an attorney-coach with the Model Judiciary Program which provides high school students with the opportunity to learn about Virginia’s judicial system by playing the roles of attorneys, jurors and witnesses in a mock trial and appeal. She continues her community service today as a volunteer and Christmas Committee member with the Chesterfield-Colonial Heights Christmas Mother Program, Inc.

News
Tracy Taylor Hague Included in ‘Influential Women of Law’ for 2021
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Vandeventer Black attorney, Tracy Taylor Hague, was selected as a member of the “Influential Women of Law” Class of 2021. Virginia Lawyers Weekly awards this recognition in collaboration with statewide bar groups to recognize women within the legal field for their work and dedication to the profession and their communities. “There ...
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Vandeventer Black Attorneys Selected as 2020 Legal Elite
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Thirty Vandeventer Black attorneys have been recognized as ‘Legal Elite’ for 2020 by Virginia Business Magazine. Every year, the magazine partners with the Virginia Bar Association to grant this award to attorneys nominated by their peers for this recognition. The selected attorneys are: Christopher Ambrosio, Business Law Anne G. Bibeau, ...
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Vandeventer Black’s Hague Selected as Chair of VADA’s Professional Liability Section
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Tracy Taylor Hague, an Of Counsel with Vandeventer Black LLP’s Richmond office, was selected as Chair of the Professional Liability Section for the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys (VADA) for 2020-21. Ms. Hague has been a member of the VADA since 2002 and is actively involved in their Medical Malpractice ...
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