Gary Brooks Mims

Contact: (703) 925-0500
Law School: George Mason University School of Law - George Mason University
Jurisdictions: District of Columbia
4th Circuit
D.C. Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court


About Gary Brooks Mims
Known for consistent courtroom success, Gary B. Mims has practiced law since 1980. He was a defense litigator for 20 years, defending a heavy schedule of trials involving automobile, trucking, train and other transportation accidents and a wide variety of personal injury cases. He developed a special interest and significant experience in medical malpractice, first from the defense side, and since 1999, as a plaintiff's attorney. He has successfully represented clients in complicated medical cases involving failure to diagnose cancer, defective joint prostheses, anesthesia-related injuries and weight-loss drugs. Gary has also successfully represented clients suffering injury and death by a massive train wreck, defective golf course design, and a defective storm retention pond, among others.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • General Civil
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia 
4th Circuit 
D.C. Circuit 
U.S. Supreme Court 
Professional Experience
Partner, Sickels, Frei and Mims
Gary B. Mims has practiced law since 1980. For 20 years, he was with the defense practice of Brault, Palmer, Grove, Zimmerman, White and Mims. Prior to joining his current firm, he was with Snead & Mims, and The Law Offices of Gary Brooks Mims.
Counsel, U.S. Senate elect Committee on Ethics
George Mason University School of Law - George Mason UniversityJ.D.
University of VirginiaB.A.
Best Lawyer, Best Lawyers in America
Annually since 2005.
Super Lawyer: Virginia, DC, Super Lawyer
Top 1% personal injury lawyers, Washingtonian Magazine
Professional Associations
Member, Virginia State Bar
Master, The George Mason American Inn of Court
Judge, American Bar Association - Moot Court Competition
Judicial Screening Committee Member, Fairfax Bar Association


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3925 Chain Bridge Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030
Telephone: (703) 925-0500
Fax: (703) 925-0501