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Shapiro, Appleton & Duffan, P.C.

Kevin M. Duffan

Kevin M. Duffan

Kevin M. Duffan

  • Shapiro, Appleton & Duffan, P.C.
  • 8 Juniper Trail, Suite 7 Kitty Hawk, NC
  • 252-203-0066
Kevin is licensed to practice law in both North Carolina and Virginia. He is a native of Virginia Beach who earned his bachelor's degree from James Madison University and his juris doctorate from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary.  He was previously employed as a Senior Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney in Virginia Beach, and as Associate Counsel for Litigation at Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC in Norfolk. Later, Kevin decided it was time to use his skills to help regular folks in their time of need. 
To reach Kevin, call our toll free number, 1-800-752-0042, or fill out a quick contact form which will be forwarded to Kevin for review. 

What Clients Have to Say about Kevin

"Kevin and his staff were courteous, efficient, and highly effective. I am very satisfied with the result he got for me and I would recommend his services to friends and family." Larry H.

"I am extremely satisfied with the outcome of my case (I received 100% of the available money) and would definitely recommend Kevin to my friends and family if they ever need a top-notch personal injury attorney." Chris C.

"Kevin Duffan kept me apprised of all case related developments to include those which were both favorable and potentially unfavorable to my case. Kevin also made sure that I understood every minute detail related to my case and how it could have affected the outcome." Jason B. 


  • Bachelor's degree from James Madison University
  • Juris Doctorate from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary.

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina
  • Virginia 

Court Admissions

  • Admitted to practice in all North Carolina and Virginia state courts.
  • Admitted to practice in the Eastern District and Western District of Virginia Federal Court.


  • Rated "AV" Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Recognized as a Super Lawyer (Virginia, since '16
  • Recognized as a "Rising Star" Super Lawyer (Virginia, '13-'15)
  • Rated as a "Top 40 Under 40" Attorney by The National Trial Lawyers (since 2012). 
  • "Superb" 10.0 rating on Avvo.

Community Activities

Kevin serves on the Board of Directors for the Virginia Beach Bar Association and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.  Kevin is also a member of the Virginia Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the I'Anson-Hoffman American Inn of Court, the Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association.
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