Southampton County Lawyers

Michael P. Mullin
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Michael P. Mullin
Southampton County, VA Attorney
(757) 742-6115 28319 Southampton Pkwy
Suite B
Courtland, VA 23837
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Family and Traffic Tickets
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Mike Mullin has an extensive legal background as a former prosecutor and seasoned trial lawyer. Mike Mullin graduated from Christopher Newport University in 2004 and Catholic University School of Law in 2007. Since then, he has worked for almost 15 years as a criminal prosecutor and trial lawyer in all levels of Virginia Courts. The majority of Mike's practice is traffic, criminal, and family law matters. Mike specializes in DUI defense and speeding cases. Being a member of the Virginia House of Delegates and serving on the House Courts of Justice Committee gives Mike a unique perspective he can share...
John 'Jack' Randall
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John "Jack" Randall
Southampton County, VA Attorney with 19 years of experience
(757) 742-6115 28319 Southampton Pkwy
Suite B
Courtland, VA 23837
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Family and Personal Injury
Regent University School of Law
Jack Randall became acquainted with the need for good advocacy while working for the Virginia Beach Police Department. As a police officer, Jack would have to put on cases for the Commonwealth and recognized that he had an ability to present cases in such a way that judges and other attorneys recommended he attend law school. Having graduated from Christopher Newport University, Jack attended Regent University School of Law during their evening program, while working full-time for the Virginia Beach Police Department. Upon graduation, Jack joined the Southampton Commonwealth Attorney’s Office. As a member of Randall Page, Jack brings a...
Andrew R. Page
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Andrew R. Page
Southampton County, VA Attorney with 13 years of experience
(757) 742-6115 28319 Southampton Parkway
Courtland, VA 23837
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Regent University School of Law
Andrew Page is an aggressive, trial lawyer who has been trusted to represent clients in Suffolk, Southampton County, Isle of Wight County, Emporia, and surrounding areas. He resides in Franklin, Virginia and is highly involved in the local community.
Wayne E. Holcomb
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Wayne E. Holcomb
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(757) 656-1000 720 Mall Parkway
Newport News, VA 23602
Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal Defense, Divorce and Family
Regent University School of Law
Let me be the first to welcome you to Holcomb Law. Our firm is devoted to public outreach and education about the legal system, and I have written several articles and e-books on a variety of topics, including divorce, child custody, mediation, reckless driving, DUI defense, criminal defense and expungement of criminal records. We will provide this information to you, free of charge. Contact us any time to schedule your initial strategy meeting with one of our experienced attorneys. You might not be happy now, probably not, but I can almost guarantee that you will be happy with your Counsel...
Brian James Gillette
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Brian James Gillette
James City County, VA Lawyer with 32 years of experience
(757) 220-4529 1315 Jamestown Rd Suite 102
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Free ConsultationAdministrative, Consumer, Personal Injury and Social Security Disability
College of William and Mary
I went to law school because I wanted the opportunity to both help people and to work for myself. After graduating from the College of William and Mary School of Law in 1992, much of my practice was focused on personal injury litigation; however, I noticed I derived the greatest satisfaction from helping my Social Security disability clients through the frustrating and confusing Social Security disability application and appeals process. At the conclusion of a case, my clients would come in person to hug me, to thank me, and to tell me about the difference I had made...
Richard Neal Shapiro
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Richard Neal Shapiro
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 39 years of experience
(833) 997-1774 434 North Main Street
Suite A
Suffolk, VA 23434
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice and Personal Injury
George Mason University School of Law
Richard Neal (Rick) Shapiro takes great pride in his work as a trial attorney and has practiced Plaintiff’s personal injury law for over three decades in Virginia, North Carolina, and throughout the Southeastern United States. He has dedicated his career to standing up for the "little guy" against big corporations, insurance companies, and government entities that attempt to use their vast resources and trove of defense lawyers to deny or fight legitimate claims. Rick Shapiro has more than 38 years total experience, and only handles personal injury law. He was named a 2022 Leader in the Law by Virginia Lawyer’s...
Brandon Zeigler
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Brandon Zeigler
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 29 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive
Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Business, Divorce and Family
California Western School of Law
Brandon Zeigler is one of the top-rated Family Law and Small Business attorneys in Virginia Beach, VA. Brandon is focused on providing exceptional, quality legal representation to individuals, families and businesses. The backbone of the American economy is small business. As a principal at Parks Zeigler, PLLC, he is extremely passionate about this area of law. As the owner of three small businesses, he knows first-hand the issues that need to be addressed in forming and running a company. He enjoys working with small business owners to ensure they have the correct documents, contracts, leases,...
John Naumovski
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John Naumovski
Hampton (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 18 years of experience
(757) 630-9294 4410 E Claiborne Square
#334
Hampton, VA 23666
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of Virginia School of Law
Recognized by multiple legal organizations as a top 10 DUI and Criminal Defense Lawyer in Virginia, attorney Naumovski has been in practice for 15 years and handled 1,000s of criminal cases. This includes over 1,000 DUIs and over 1,000 Reckless Driving cases. Serving all of Hampton Roads area, Attorney Naumovski is in court on a daily basis aggressively defending those facing criminal or traffic accusations. Attorney Naumovski graduated First in his Class in College as well as First in his Class in Graduate School and attended a top 10 National Law School (University...
Derek Allen Colvin
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Derek Allen Colvin
Isle of Wight County, VA Attorney with 15 years of experience
100 Main Street
Smithfield, VA 23430
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Business, IP and Trademarks
Pennsylvania State University
Derek is a business minded attorney laser-focused on results. He possess the knowledge and experience to serve all your business legal needs. His primary practice is in the areas of business, franchising, and litigation.
Kellam T. Parks
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Kellam T. Parks
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 23 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive
Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Divorce and Family
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law and St. Andrews Presbyterian College
Kellam Parks is a managing partner at Parks Zeigler, PLLC – Attorneys at Law, located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Kellam focuses his practice on family law, cybersecurity and data privacy, credit report disputes, and civil litigation. He is active with the Virginia State Bar, most recently chairing the Special Committee on Technology and the Future Practice of Law. He is also active with both the Virginia Beach Bar Association, where he serves on the Circuit Court Liaison Committee and the Norfolk/Portsmouth Bar Association, where he serves on the Executive Committee. Kellam also participates in the mentorship programs for both associations,...
Kimberly Hughes Phillips
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Kimberly Hughes Phillips
Norfolk (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 18 years of experience
(757) 320-4133 109 E. Main Street, Suite 600
Norfolk, VA 23510
Divorce and Family
Regent University School of Law
I have practiced Family Law since graduating law school in 2005. I regularly provide counseling to clients on matters of divorce, equitable distribution, child custody and visitation, spousal and child support and adoptions. As an adoptive parent myself, I understand the blessing of building a family through the grace of adoption and I enjoy assisting families on this journey. I have had the great honor to meet my children's birth families and as a result I feel that I connect to both the adoptive parents as well as the birth parents, all of whom are making a...
John Cooper
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John Cooper
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(757) 226-0046 215 Market St
Suffolk, VA 23434
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of Virginia School of Law
John M. Cooper is one of the founding partners at Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers and a veteran of Virginia personal injury law practice. A native Virginian, he was raised in Norfolk and Virginia Beach by parents who practiced law. After graduating from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1988, John returned home to work for a federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Norfolk Division, which launched his passion for and career in personal injury law. For over 30 years, John has worked closely with injured victims and their families and knows the...
Charles James Williams
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Charles James Williams
Hopewell (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(804) 794-0080 224 N Main Street
Suite 360
Hopewell, VA 23860
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice and Personal Injury
George Mason University School of Law
C. James Williams, III is an attorney who represents clients in the Midlothian, Richmond, and Tri-Cities.

C. James Williams, III chose to pursue a career in law after completing undergraduate studies. He attended George Mason University School of Law and graduated in 1987. C James Williams, III passed the bar exam and was admitted to legal practice in 1987.

He represents clients with Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff issues in Virginia. He also represents clients with Workers' Compensation: Claimant, Professional Liability: Plaintiff and Civil Litigation: Plaintiff issues.

We serve the whole of Virginia and have office locations in Richmond, Midlothian, and Hopewell.
Corrynn Peters
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Corrynn Peters
Norfolk (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 21 years of experience
(757) 320-4133 109 E Main St
#600
Norfolk, VA 23510
Divorce
Regent University School of Law
I made a choice years ago to use my talents to help other people through the practice of family law. I practice family law because it is an area of law where we need ethical and responsible attorneys to guide people through the legal side of what is a very emotionally driven time in their lives. As a founding member of Phillips & Peters, PLLC, I helped create the firm’s goal of helping families move forward through a time that most people churn in place. I want to help you accomplish your goals.
Daniel P Leavitt
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Daniel P Leavitt
Emporia (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 14 years of experience
(804) 317-2385 312 S. Main Street
Emporia, VA 23847
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Traffic Tickets
Liberty University
I have successfully defended thousands of clients charged with offenses ranging from reckless driving by speed, DUI, speeding tickets, fatal accidents, all the way to malicious wounding, assault and battery and attempted murder, and robbery. I have over 8 years of experience, including jury experience.

- Member Virginia State Bar
- 100 percent positive rating from past clients
- Past President, Hopewell Bar Association for 2 years
- Member of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- BBB accredited, A+ rating

At Leavitt & Martin we emphasize personal attention to each case, and our case results follow.
John G. Merna
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John G. Merna
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 31 years of experience
(757) 599-9099 11815 Fountain Way, Suite 300
Newport News, VA 23606
Free ConsultationBankruptcy and Foreclosure Defense
George Mason University School of Law
Prior to practicing law, I spent a considerable amount of time oversea in my former career as a CIA Operations Officer. After law school I practiced bankruptcy law in the Central District of California, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, and Riverside Divisions. In 2003, I returned to my native state of Virginia and established the Merna Law Group. Since the founding of the firm we have won over 35 awards for customer service, good work, and other accolades. Over my more than 25 years of bankruptcy practice, myself and my attorneys have filed over 10,000 successful cases. PHONE CONSULT AVAILABLE. We...
Aaron Pomeranz
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Aaron Pomeranz
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer
(888) 691-9319 524 Albemarle Drive Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322-5527
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Traffic Tickets
Regent University School of Law
Aaron Pomeranz is a Virginia criminal defense attorney at Parks Zeigler, PLLC who formerly served with the Norfolk Police Department for almost 25 years. He brings unique knowledge and insight into how law enforcement and prosecutors build a case against his clients.
Bailey Gifford
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Bailey Gifford
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 4 years of experience
(757) 226-0046 215 Market Street
Suffolk, VA 23434
Personal Injury
Appalachian School of Law
Bailey Gifford joined Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers in late 2020. Born in Nebraska and raised in Kentucky, she graduated with honors from Central Hardin High School.

After high school, Bailey graduated magna cum laude from Morehead State University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with an emphasis in Business in 2016.

Bailey went on to the Appalachian School of Law, in Grundy, VA, where she obtained her J.D. in 2020. During her time there, she served as president of the Student Bar Association. Bailey also served as a Student Ambassador and participated as a member of both the Mock Trial and...
Amy Weisberg
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Amy Weisberg
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 21 years of experience
(757) 528-2643 744 Thimble Shoals Blvd. Suite B
Newport News, VA 23606
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Amy has been practicing law exclusively in the area of Domestic Relations since 2003. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Dickinson College, graduating cum laude, with a double major in Sociology and Spanish. While at Dickinson, Amy was a Member of the Spanish Honor's Society, and also served as a Teaching Assistant and tutor.

Continuing her education at the Dickinson School of Law of Pennsylvania State University, Amy received her Juris Doctorate. At Pennsylvania State, Amy was selected to Appellate Moot Court Board, and also served on the ACLU's "Know Your Rights Campaign." Amy also met her husband Noah...
Andrew 'Andy' Hook
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Andrew "Andy" Hook
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 49 years of experience
(757) 399-7506 5806 Harbour View Blvd.
Suite 203
Suffolk, VA 23435
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Virginia School of Law
Andrew H. “Andy” Hook is the president of Hook Law Center, where he practices in the areas of elder law, estate and trust administration, estate, tax, retirement and financial planning, long-term care planning, asset protection planning, special needs planning, business succession planning and personal injury settlement consulting. A 1975 graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Mr. Hook is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), and a Fellow of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA). Mr. Hook is certified as an Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law...
Shelly F Wood
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Shelly F Wood
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Divorce and Family
Regent University School of Law
While Shelly has had great success with her own law firm, the opportunity to become the Manager Partner of a Chesapeake office for Parks Zeigler was enticing. The merging of the two firms allows Shelly to offer a wide variety of services to her clients while maintaining her Chesapeake roots. She is looking forward to many more years of successful practice with Parks Zeigler.

Shelly attended Regent University School of Law and graduated in 2001. In law school, she competed on the mock trial team and served as an officer for the American Bar Association. In her third year, Shelly...
Ronald A. Page, Jr.
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Ronald A. Page, Jr.
Hopewell (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 18 years of experience
(804) 562-8704 208 N. 2nd Ave.
Hopewell, VA 23860
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Washington & Lee University
Areas of Practice:
Business and Consumer Bankruptcy, Business Planning, Commercial Litigation, and Creditors’ Rights.

Education:
J.D., Washington & Lee University School of Law, 2005
B.A., University of Michigan, Honors College, Double Major in Political Science and History, 1999

Honors:
Selected by Super Lawyers in 2012 – 2016 as a Virginia Rising Star in the Practice Area of Bankruptcy
Rated 10 out of 10 by Avvo.com, 2015 – 2018 Avvo Clients’ Choice Award

Professional Affiliations:
Virginia State Bar
District of Columbia Bar
Board of Governors, Virginia State Bar General Practice Section (2013 – Present) (Chair 2018 – Present)
Richmond Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section
American Bankruptcy Institute
Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference, Chair First Day...
Shannon Laymon-Pecoraro
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Shannon Laymon-Pecoraro
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 12 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive
Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Baltimore School of Law
Shannon Laymon-Pecoraro is a Certified Elder Law Attorney of Parks Zeigler, PLLC practicing in the areas of elder law, special needs planning, estate and trust administration, estate planning, asset protection planning, financial planning, guardianships and conservatorships. Prior to joining the firm Ms. Laymon-Pecoraro spent 10 years at Hook Law Center, P.C. Ms. Laymon Pecoraro has a passion for special needs planning, which has resulted in her becoming a go-to for personal injury attorneys who need assistance navigating public benefits or otherwise protecting a client’s funds. As a result, Ms. Laymon-Pecoraro has worked on hundreds of personal injury cases, developing settlement trusts,...
Griffin O'Hanlon
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Griffin O'Hanlon
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(757) 226-0046 215 Market Street
Suffolk, VA 23434
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
Griffin O’Hanlon joined Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers as an attorney in the fall of 2015. He attended Great Bridge High School in Chesapeake for his freshman and sophomore years, before his parents relocated to Illinois. He returned to Virginia to attend Virginia Tech, where he majored in history. Griff obtained his J.D. from the Saint Louis University School of Law with a concentration in civil litigation.

After law school, Griff returned to Hampton Roads, where he practiced criminal law at the Norfolk Public Defender’s Office and a local private firm before joining Cooper Hurley and has extensive in-court litigation experience. Griff...
Mark Stevenson
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Mark Stevenson
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 13 years of experience
(757) 351-1510 760 McGuire Place
Newport News, VA 23601
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Regent University School of Law
Mark L. Stevenson is a skilled attorney and short-sale negotiator barred in Virginia , North Carolina, and Michigan. Currently, his practice focuses on Real Estate, Estate Planning, and Business matters on the Peninsula.

Prior to joining Hanger Law, he spent three years processing and successfully negotiating short sales in some of the hardest hit regions of Michigan, including Flint and metro Detroit. Mark prides himself on facilitating deals with multiple parties to achieve positive results for clients.

A local, Mark graduated from Tallwood High School and went on to get a B.S. in Chemistry at Old Dominion University, graduating cum laude, and...
Shalonda Michelle Tillman
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Shalonda Michelle Tillman
Norfolk (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 4 years of experience
(757) 578-5068 900 Granby Street
205
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Florida College
Divorce, child custody or a criminal charge can be one of the most challenging events in your life, with emotions, finances, your life, and more hanging in the balance. Attempting to figure it out on your own, or through consultation with a lawyer that is unskilled in the law, unprepared or going at it alone can only adds unnecessary stress. Turn to Anson Law to provide the legal advice you need to ensure your case isn’t more difficult than it needs to be.
Avery T. Waterman Jr.
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Avery T. Waterman Jr.
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Attorney
(757) 881-9881 City Center SunTrust
11817 Canon Boulevard, Suite 206
Newport News, VA 23606
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Virginia School of Law
For 17 consecutive years during 2007-2023, Mr. Waterman has been honored by his legal colleagues in The Best Lawyers of America for 2 separate categories - "Personal Injury" and "Medical Malpractice" - for Southeast Virginia. Indeed, he has been voted its "Lawyer of the Year" for 6 of the last 10 years and for 3 of the past 4 years. For 2021, 2022, and 2023, Waterman Law Centers received the coveted "Metropolitan Tier 1" Best Law Firms ranking by U.S. News & World Report. It has 3 Peninsula law offices: Williamsburg, Newport News, and Hampton. Also, for 16 consecutive years during...
Caryn Rivett West
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Caryn Rivett West
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 21 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Washington & Lee University
Caryn was born and raised outside Buffalo, New York. Caryn’s first love and passion is reading and writing, which naturally led to a career in law. She attended the State University of New York at Geneseo, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree with Honors in Philosophy and English. From Geneseo, she moved South for warmer weather and attended Washington and Lee School of Law in Lexington, Virginia, graduating cum laude in 2002. During law school, Caryn was a member of the Editorial Board of the Washington and Lee Law Review.

Having visited her aunt...
Charles Van Hardenbergh
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Charles Van Hardenbergh
Petersburg (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 28 years of experience
(866) 826-9467 139 Monroe Street, 2nd Floor
Petersburg, VA 23803
Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Traffic Tickets
University of Virginia School of Law
Van’s practice is dedicated to criminal traffic defense. He has been an outspoken critic of Reckless Driving by Speed laws as applied in Virginia, and he stridently opposes the imposition of any “mandatory minimum” prison time for alcohol-related and other substance offenses. With his experience as a JAG officer, professor of law at VMI, and federal prosecutor who has tried numerous speeding and DUI cases, Van Hardenbergh brings a sharp set of skills and a history of tenacious defense to the table.
Lindsay Barton
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Lindsay Barton
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 13 years of experience
(757) 351-1510 760 McGuire Place
Newport News , VA 23601
Business, Estate Planning, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Loyola Marymount University
Lindsay M. Barton is an associate focusing her practice and providing client guidance in Real Estate, Estate Planning, Civil Litigation, and miscellaneous legal matters.

Lindsay graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. While at Berkeley, Lindsay was a member of Alpha Phi Sorority and had the fortunate experience of working and studying in Spain where she gained command of the Spanish language and exposure to its cultural, political, and legal systems.

Lindsay received her Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. During her tenure at Loyola, Lindsay was distinguished as a top oralist and...
William F. O'Mara Jr.
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William F. O'Mara Jr.
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 8 years of experience
(757) 226-0046 215 Market St
Suffolk, VA 23434
Personal Injury
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Bill O’Mara started his legal career in 2008, moving back to his hometown of Chesapeake, He has a B.A. from Dartmouth College and a J.D. from Washington and Lee University Law School. He has practiced in the field of plaintiffs’ personal injury and other litigation. He has gained extensive courtroom and trial experience, including contested trials before judges and juries across Hampton Roads. In 2014, Bill O’Mara joined Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers as an associate attorney. He became a partner in 2017.

Bill O'Mara now dedicates his entire practice to helping injured people. He heads up a dedicated premises liability...
James H. Shoemaker Jr.
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James H. Shoemaker Jr.
Newport News (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 33 years of experience
(888) 611-4599 12350 Jefferson Ave
#300
Newport News, VA 23602
Free ConsultationEmployment
University of Richmond
James H. ("Jamie") Shoemaker, Jr. became an associate in the law firm of Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein ("PWHD") in 1993 after spending two years with a large firm based in Norfolk, Virginia. He became a partner in PWHD in 1996. His practice includes all areas of employment law, False Claims Act (whistleblower) and Fair Labor Standards Act (overtime) litigation matters. He has tried over seventy cases to verdict in state and federal courts of record, before arbitration panels, Administrative Law Judges and other forums. He has successfully resolved several times this number through settlement and mediation. Jamie has...
John K. Karanian
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John K. Karanian
Chesterfield County, VA Attorney with 19 years of experience
(804) 796-1000 Centre Court - Suite A
9401 Courthouse Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Criminal Defense, Divorce and Family
University of Richmond School of Law
I joined Barnes & Diehl, PC in 2004 where I have focused on family law matters. I have worked as a forensic and clinical psychologist for the Central Intelligence Agency, the Federal Correctional Institution in Butner, North Carolina, and Central State Hospital’s Maximum Security Forensic Unit. I use my psychology training daily for the benefit of my clients. Understanding what influences and motivates people is important in both negotiating and litigating to get the best outcome for my clients. I handle a variety of cases including child custody, child and spousal support, complex equitable...
Andrew Timothy Shilling
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Andrew Timothy Shilling
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 32 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
University of Richmond School of Law
The son of a government official, Andy grew up in various parts of the country, including Ohio, Colorado, and Texas. He attended the College of William and Mary and graduated in 1988 with a B.A. with honors in Government. Andy then went to the University of Richmond Law School, obtaining his J.D. in 1991. While in law school, he won the moot court competition, the trial competition (twice), and the writing competition. After passing the Virginia bar exam in 1991, Andy worked in one of the largest law firms in the country in its Norfolk office, primarily defending large...
Dominic Paul Lascara
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Dominic Paul Lascara
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 37 years of experience
(757) 410-8355 652 Independence Parkway, Suite 120
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Dominic P. Lascara is a native of Portsmouth, Virginia. He graduated in 1986 from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary after receiving his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, in Business Administration in 1981 from Old Dominion University. Dominic P. Lascara joined the law firm of Roy, Forehand, Laine and Dale, P.C. as an associate in the fall of 1986 after being admitted to the Virginia State Bar. He was admitted to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia in 1987. He became a partner...
Richard Serpe
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Richard Serpe
Norfolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 38 years of experience
(877) 544-5323 580 E Main St #310
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationMaritime, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Tulane University School of Law and Tulane University School of Law
Attorney Richard Serpe is a distinguished Virginia personal injury lawyer with a reputation for meticulous trial preparation and presentation, and has a track record of success in obtaining favorable jury verdicts and settlements for his clients. As a personal injury attorney, Richard Serpe advocates for those who have been injured due to the negligence of another person, dangerous product, or company. A substantial portion of his legal career has been devoted to the representation of injured children. Mr. Serpe is frequently associated with complex litigation, managing cases with difficult scientific and medical issues. He has experience managing large case cohorts, including the...
Satnam Singh
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Satnam Singh
Norfolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(757) 455-8555 5739 Northampton Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23502
Free ConsultationImmigration and International
College of William and Mary and Delhi University
Satnam Singh is the principal lawyer in Satnam Singh, PC, and American Immigration Law Office, PLC, practicing law since 1988. Satnam is admitted to the Supreme Court of Virginia; the US Courts of Appeals for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 9th, 10th, 11th, and Federal Circuits; Federal District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia; Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia; US Tax Court; US Court of International Trade; the US Supreme Court; and the Bar Council (Punjab & Haryana) in India. His areas of practice include: Litigation, Appeals, Consular Processing, Waivers, Family...
LeeAnne Schocklin
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LeeAnne Schocklin
Chesapeake (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 7 years of experience
(757) 312-0211 524 Albemarle Drive
Suite 200
Chesapeake, VA 23322-5527
Business
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
LeeAnne was born and raised in Williamsburg, Virginia. She attended Virginia Tech, graduating summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and a minor in Psychology. LeeAnne is also a member of Phi Beta Kappa honor society. After undergrad, LeeAnne returned to her hometown to attend William & Mary Law School. During law school, she was an Articles Editor for the Business Law Review and a member of the Moot Court team. LeeAnne began her legal career as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable T.J. Hauler, Chief Judge of the Chesterfield Circuit Court. Following her clerkship, she...
Letha Sgritta McDowell
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Letha Sgritta McDowell
Suffolk (Independent City) County, VA Lawyer
(757) 399-7506 5806 Harbour View Blvd.
Suite 203
Suffolk, VA 23435
Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
University of Maine - School of Law
Letha Sgritta McDowell is a highly accomplished attorney and shareholder at Hook Law, specializing in various areas of elder law, including estate planning, special needs planning, estate and trust administration, asset protection planning, long-term care planning, personal injury settlement consulting, guardianships & conservatorships, and tax law. Her expertise ranges from assisting clients with complex estate planning for high-net-worth individuals with assets over $75 million to developing simple plans for families with limited assets. Ms. McDowell has a distinguished professional background. She served as the President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), a notable position within the field. In...
Steve Miyares
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Steve Miyares
Norfolk (Independent City) County, VA Attorney with 20 years of experience
(757) 955-7739 5900 East Virginia Beach Blvd.
Suite 202
Norfolk, VA 23502
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
University of Richmond School of Law
A resident of Virginia Beach for over 30 years, Mr. Miyares has deep roots in our community. A graduate of Kellam High School in Virginia Beach, Mr. Miyares went on to attend Old Dominion University in Norfolk. After earing a B.S. in Political Science in 2000, Mr Miyares earned his J.D. in 2003 from the T.C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond. After his admission to the Virginia Bar in 2003, Mr. Miyares proudly worked in the office of the Norfolk Public Defender. During 8 years in that office, Mr. Miyares gained...

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