Jason Miyares

Jason Miyares

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  • Landlord Tenant, Business Law, Real Estate Law ...
  • Virginia
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Summary

Jason Miyares is a well-known figure in the Hampton Roads community. If you are facing a traffic violation, reckless driving charge, tenant/landlord issue, contract dispute, or other litigation issues, you need an experienced courtroom attorney! Jason has years of courtroom experience and previously served as a former prosecutor (Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney) for the City of Virginia Beach, Miyares worked to keep our most violent criminals off our streets and our families safe. He handled over 600 cases and had over a 90% conviction rate during his time as a prosecutor. Prior to his service in the Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney, he was a successful real estate and business attorney with Faggert & Frieden, P.C.

He has served as a Senior Advisor and Counselor to Congressman Scott Rigell, Currently, Jason Miyares also represents the 82nd District (Virginia Beach) in the House of Delegates in the Virginia General Assembly where he serves on the House Courts of Justice Committee, Courts of Justice Civil Subcommittee and the Privileges and Elections committee. He is also a past lecturer for the Virginia Beach Bar Association Continuing Legal Education(CLE) courses and speaker at Virginia's Judicial Transportation Safety Conference. In 2013 he was asked and set up former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell's Legal Defense Fund.

Miyares attended elementary and high school in Virginia Beach, graduating with a Bachelor’s in business Administration from James Madison University and is a graduate of the College of William & Mary School of Law, where he served on a law journal, the Law School Honor Council, William & Mary Trial Team and was a Finalist for the Institute for the Bill of Rights Moot Court Competition. He is the Past President of Cape Henry Rotary where he was a Paul Harris Fellow, Past Chairman of the Hampton Roads Young Republicans, Founding Member of the Hampton Roads Federalist Society, Member of the Virginia Beach Bar Association,

Practice Areas
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Construction Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Elder Law
  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Bankruptcy
Additional Practice Areas
  • Contract Law / Review and Drafting
  • Debt Settlement and Negotiations
  • For Sale by Owner (FSBO) Law
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Mortgage Loan Modification / Loss Mitigation
  • Misdemeanor Defense
  • Reckless Driving / Traffic Violations
  • Construction Dispute Law
  • Landlord Rights and Remedies
  • Tenant Rights
  • Land use / Zoning
  • Business Formations
  • Civil Litigation
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Virginia
Virginia State Bar
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Chief Litigation Attorney
Hanger Law
- Current
Delegate
Virginia House of Delegates
- Current
Senior Advisor / Counselor
Congressman Scott Rigell
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Assistant Commonwealth Attorney
Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney
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Attorney
Faggert & Frieden P.C.
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Education
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
J.D.
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James Madison University
B.B.A. (1998)
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Awards
Legislator of the Year
College Affordability and Public Trust
Client Champion Award
Martindale-Hubbell
Affiliate of the Year
Hampton Roads Magazine
Legislator of the Year
Virginia General Assembly
Legislator of the Year
Hampton Roads Military Officers Association of America
Affiliate of the Year
Hampton Roads Realtors Association
Best of 2018 Winner
Coastal Virginia Magazine
Champion of Free Enterprise
Virginia General Assembly
Professional Associations
Virginia Beach Bar Association
Member
Current
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Virginia Latino Advisory Board
Member
Current
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Board of Veteran Services
Member
Current
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General Laws Committee
Member
- Current
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Courts of Justice Committee
Member
- Current
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Transportation Committee
Member
- Current
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Economic Opportunity for Virginias in Aspiring & Diverse Communities
Chairman of the Commission
- Current
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Hampton Roads Military Officers Association of America
Member
- Current
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Hampton Roads Federalist Society
Vice President
- Current
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Virginia State Bar
Member
- Current
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Speaking Engagements
COVID-19 CARES ACT - HOW THE LAWS EFFECT YOU , COVID-19 CARES ACT - HOW THE LAWS EFFECT YOU
Sticking Points in the Virginia Real Estate Contract , Real Estate Continuing Education
Small Business Assistance during COVID-19 , Small Business Assistance during COVID-19
Tenant / Landlord Rights and Responsibilities - Instructor , Continued Education
Contracts and Real Estate - Instructor , Contracts and Real Estate- Continuing Education Seminar
Corporate Entities in Real Estate- Instructor , Corporate Entities in Real Estate- Continuing Education Seminar
Estate issues in Real Estate - Instructor , Estate Issues In Real Estate -Continuing Education Seminar
Black History Month , Black History Month - Virginia General Assembly
Virginia General Assembly
In honor of Black History Month, it was an honor to speak about a true Virginia Hero, James Armistead Lafayette. "What a remarkable story, what a remarkable man, what a remarkable Virginian... James Lafayette"
Coming to America for Opportunity , 2019 Commemoration
For over 300 years, new citizens come to America for Opportunity. The oldest continuous democracy offers many the chance to make meaningful contributions.
Redistricting Reform , Virginia General Assembly
The Dangers Of Communism , Virginia General Assembly
Coastal Virginia Chamber of Commerce , The COVID-19 Crisis
The Coastal Virginia Chamber of Commerce presents a discussion on the COVID-19 crisis with TowneBank President Morgan Davis and Virginia Delegate Jason Miyares.
Veteran Welcome Home Ceremony , Welcome Home Ceremony
It was such an honor to be asked by Father Nigel Mumford to provide short remarks to his "Welcome Home Ceremony" for our Veterans. Probably the most moving was all the veterans, especially our Vietnam Vets, entering into the sanctuary to be cheered and applauded, some for the first time since the conflict ended. To see the faces of those that served overcome with emotion was a moment like none other.
Changes to Virginia Code / Legislative Review , VBBA Continuing Legal Education Session
Legislative Panel , Virginia Judicial Transportation Safety Conference
Contact & Map
618 Village Dr.
Suite J
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
Telephone: (757) 351-1510
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Hanger Law
1100 Volvo Parkway, Suite 340
1100 Volvo Parkway
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Toll-Free: (757) 351-1510
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Hanger Law
760 McGuire Place , 2nd Floor
Newport News, VA 23601
Toll-Free: (757) 351-1510
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed