Portsmouth, Virginia Lawyers

John Naumovski
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Virginia Lawyer with 13 years experience

Recipient of Multiple Awards in his profession and recognized as one of the top 40 attorneys in Virginia who are under 40 for Criminal Defense by both the National Trial Lawyers Association and the American Society of... Read More »
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Timothy J. Quick
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Virginia Lawyer with 24 years experience

The son of an FBI agent, attorney Timothy J. Quick defends individuals in the Tidewater area who have been charged with a crime and are in need of justice. One of his strengths as a lawyer is that he has worked both... Read More »
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Philip D. Cave
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Virginia Attorney with 39 years experience

I travel the world representing U.S. military personnel and their families in court-martial trials, adverse administrative actions, and security clearance appeals. I am ready, able, and willing to travel to anywhere... Read More »
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Jonathan Sooriash
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Jonathan Sooriash Esq. LL.M. represents taxpayers to resolve and settle their tax debt with the IRS and State Tax Departments. J. David Tax Law LLC assists both individuals and businesses in becoming compliant with the... Read More »
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William H. Oast III
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 45 years experience
(757) 452-6200 355 Crawford Street
Suite 720
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Bringing nearly 40 years of legal expertise to the Oast & Taylor team, Bill’s practice areas include Elder Law, Estate and Trust Administration, Estate Planning, Guardianships and Conservatorships, and Litigation.
Stephen E. Taylor
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Portsmouth, VA Attorney
(757) 452-6200 355 Crawford Street
Suite 720
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Elder and Estate Planning
University of Richmond School of Law
Stephen Taylor earned his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Richmond School of Law, where he served as Allen Chair Editor of the University of Richmond Law Review. He was a member of the John Marshall Inn of Court and was inducted into the Omicron Delta Kappa leadership honor society. Stephen's primary practice areas include Elder Law, Estate Planning, Business Planning, Estate and Trust Administration, and litigation in support of these practice areas. Stephen is licensed to practice in Virginia and North Carolina.
C. Gerard Thompson
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 38 years experience
(757) 399-6868 601 High Street
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Criminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
College of William and Mary
After graduating from law school in 1980, I served four years as an Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney in Roanoke and Portsmouth, Virginia. Tried approximately 60 criminal jury trials during my first four years of practice.

After my service as an Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney, I entered civil practice. My civil practice includes many personal injury trials. Currently, I accept civil, criminal, personal injury and traffic cases.
Sandra Lee Smith
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer
(757) 452-6200 355 Crawford Street
Suite 720
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Elder and Estate Planning
College of William and Mary
Coming to the Oast & Taylor team with valued legal experience, Ms. Smith adds significant skill and talent to our practice. Certified as an Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation (NELF), she offers clients exceptional legal assistance in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning, Estate and Trust Administration, Asset Protection Planning, Special Needs Planning, Long-term Care Planning and Veterans Benefits Planning. Ms. Smith is a twenty year veteran of the United States Air Force. Her ongoing work with veterans in our community includes the preparation, presentation and prosecution of claims for veterans benefits...
M. Bradley Brickhouse
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Portsmouth, VA Attorney
(757) 452-6200 355 Crawford Street
Suite 720
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Business and Elder
Regent University School of Law
Brad Brickhouse adds significant talent to the Oast & Taylor team and shows his commitment to our community by serving every client with a clear focus of their personal goals in mind. His primary areas of practice include Elder Law, Guardianships and Conservatorships, Financial Abuse, Estate and Trust Disputes, and Will Contests.
Janelle Mills
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Portsmouth, VA Attorney
(757) 447-4086 3568 Western Branch Blvd
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
Makiba Gaines
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Virginia Beach, VA Lawyer
(757) 393-8581 1345 Court Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23704
Civil Rights and Criminal
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 28 years experience
(415) 291-1997 213 Porter Rd
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Univ of Virginia School of Law
Portsmouth, VA Attorney with 14 years experience
2 Tidal Ct
Portsmouth, VA 23703
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 49 years experience
112 Park Rd
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Richard Shapiro Esq
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 34 years experience

I am proud of being a lawyer, and especially proud of being a trial attorney. My office has a framed poster with the title: "Where Would We Be Without Lawyers?" and it shows the nation's founding fathers in an... Read More »
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Wayne E. Holcomb
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Virginia Lawyer with 10 years experience

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,... Read More »
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Portsmouth, VA Attorney with 28 years experience
(213) 615-8056 201 Park Rd
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Business
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Portsmouth, VA Attorney with 25 years experience
(800) 542-0826 706 London St
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Estate Planning
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer
(757) 399-8105 210 E Rd
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 34 years experience
(757) 397-6424 430 Crawford St
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Portsmouth, VA Attorney with 27 years experience
(757) 399-6868 451 Court St
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer
(757) 483-6470 3104 Tyre Neck Rd
Portsmouth, VA 23703
Divorce, Elder, Family and Real Estate
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 14 years experience
128 Florida Ave
Portsmouth, VA 23707
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer
(757) 397-4677 706 London St
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 14 years experience
(757) 393-4093 500 Crawford St
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Portsmouth, VA Lawyer
3568 Western Branch Blvd
Portsmouth, VA 23707
John Cooper
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 31 years experience

John Cooper has been a personal injury lawyer, specializing in car, truck and motorcycle accident cases as well as wrongful death, brain injuries, slip and fall, product liability and FELA railroad employee injuries for... Read More »
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Monte E. Kuligowski
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Virginia Lawyer with 22 years experience

MONTE KULIGOWSKI IS A VIRGINIA ATTORNEY who concentrates in DUI / DWI, reckless driving, felonies, infractions and serious traffic accidents and injuries. He has handled cases from murder to misdemeanors. Monte has been... Read More »
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Jamilah D. LeCruise
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 7 years experience
(757) 627-5215 555 East Main Street
Suite 1212
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce and Family
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Before opening the Law Office of J. D. LeCruise, Jamilah LeCruise served as an Assistant Public Defender for the City of Norfolk, handling hundreds of criminal cases. She zealously defended clients charged with a variety of criminal offenses including traffic crimes, misdemeanors, felonies, and probation violations. From larceny and drug possession to burglary and firearms offense, Ms. LeCruise has experience in bench and jury trials. Over the years, she has established a strong reputation as a fierce advocate for her clients and has earned the respect of her peers and members of the judiciary. Ms. LeCruise graduated with...
Kimberly Hughes Phillips
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 13 years 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 Naumovski
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 13 years experience
(757) 630-9294 500 E. Plume St, Suite 401
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of Virginia School of Law
Recipient of Multiple Awards in his profession and recognized as one of the top 40 attorneys in Virginia who are under 40 for Criminal Defense by both the National Trial Lawyers Association and the American Society of Legal Advocates, 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 of Virginia, School of Law, ranked 7th out of 200...
Richard Shapiro Esq
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 34 years experience
(800) 752-0042 355 Crawford Street
Seventh Floor
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice and Personal Injury
George Mason University School of Law
I am proud of being a lawyer, and especially proud of being a trial attorney. My office has a framed poster with the title: "Where Would We Be Without Lawyers?" and it shows the nation's founding fathers in an artist's rendering with an empty silhouette for 35 of the famous faces--yes, 35 of the 55 framer's of the Constitution were lawyers, and 25 of our nation's presidents, including Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, were lawyers. Part of my duty as an attorney is to stand between corporations, insurance companies and government attempts to limit or wipe out...
Joshua Jewett
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 10 years experience
(757) 624-9323 999 Waterside Dr Ste 2400
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment
Regent University School of Law
Joshua Jewett advocates for employees’ rights in all types of employment law matters before federal and state courts, as well as in administrative and grievance hearings. Mr. Jewett has represented numerous individuals across a broad spectrum of industries. In addition to representing employees in litigation type settings, Mr. Jewett advises management and decisionmaker employees in both the private and federal sector who are facing disciplinary action, possible termination, or are being forced out. Mr. Jewett has helped clients in these situations either keep their jobs or peacefully exit from their situations by obtaining a negotiated severance package.
John Baker
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 8 years experience
125 St Pauls Blvd
Ste 510
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of Mississippi
John Baker joined Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers as a new attorney in early 2018. John has roots in the Hampton Roads community. He was born and raised in Norfolk and graduated from Norfolk Collegiate School in 2002.

After high school, John attended Hampden-Sydney College, where he was a Venable Scholar. He graduated cum laude with a major in History and minors in German and Public Service in 2006. John represented his class in the Student Senate each year at Hampden-Sydney, and he served as Chairman of the Student Senate during his senior year. He also received the James Madison Public Service...
Lawrence K Land
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 43 years experience
101 West Main Street Suite 710
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of Richmond School of Law
Lawrence Land - Your Lawyer for Life! I have been practicing law for more than 35 years. I have a passion for helping people, which prompted me to pursue a career as a lawyer. I graduated with a Psychology major and Human Relations minor from the University of Miami. I then earned a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree at the University of Richmond in 1975. As part of my law school curriculum, I also took courses at the University of Kent in Canterbury, England. You can call me a true “homegrown” Virginia lawyer. I reside in...
Ellen Charlotte Carlson
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 30 years experience
(757) 320-0526 The Wells Fargo Center, Suite 1800
440 Monticello Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23510
Arbitration & Mediation, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Family
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
I've represented creditors, trustees and debtors during my years of practice. In my bankruptcy practice, my greatest satisfaction comes from coaching the person who is in despair over finances to a fresh start and a more promising future. In my family practice, it's helping folks with children build new futures for those children that are as safe and nurturing as possible. Both practices require patience, knowledge and a strong ability to take many puzzle pieces scattered hither and yon and put them back together to achieve the optimum outcome - and I DO that!
Shawn A. Voyles
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 20 years experience
(757) 623-3000 One Commercial Place
1200 Bank of America Center
Norfolk, VA 23510
Business, Environmental, Insurance Claims and Insurance Defense
Regent University School of Law
My practice includes a broad range of civil litigation matters representing insurers and their insureds in federal and state courts in Virginia and North Carolina, including maritime, transportation, insurance coverage, subrogation, premises liability, environmental, commercial litigation, and wrongful death. My maritime litigation practice includes cases involving breach of maritime contracts, subrogation, environmental matters, marine insurance coverage disputes, salvage, collisions, limitation of liability, vessel arrest, cargo claims, fire and property damage, and wrongful death and injury cases under the Jones Act. Virginia Super Lawyers has designated me as a "Rising Star" since 2007. I have also been chosen as one of Hampton...
Cindra Myers Dowd
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 27 years experience
(757) 233-0009 580 E Main St
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment and Personal Injury
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Cindra M. Dowd is a 1987 graduate of Duke University. She earned her law school degree from The Dickinson School of Law in 1991. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Dowd served as a law clerk for The Honorable Hal J. Bonney, Jr. of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Ms. Dowd is a member of the Virginia State Bar and its Litigation Section, the Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association, the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association where she served as its President from 2001-2002, the Boyd-Graves Conference and formerly she was a member of the James Kent American...
Stephen Patrick Pfeiffer
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Virginia Lawyer with 11 years experience

Stephen P. Pfeiffer is known locally as the “Go-To-DUI and Criminal Defense Attorney.” Stephen is a partner at Wolcott Rivers Gates, one of the oldest and largest law firms in Virginia Beach. Stephen has been... Read More »
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David J. Pierce
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Virginia Lawyer

University of RichmondVirginia
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John Cooper
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Portsmouth, VA Lawyer with 31 years experience
(757) 966-2371 355 Crawford St
Suite 600-D
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Virginia School of Law
John Cooper has been a personal injury lawyer, specializing in car, truck and motorcycle accident cases as well as wrongful death, brain injuries, slip and fall, product liability and FELA railroad employee injuries for over 30 years. He is a founding partner of Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers. The firm has offices in Norfolk and client meeting locations in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Newport News, Suffolk, the Eastern Shore of Virginia and Hampton, VA. His law partners are Jim Hurley and Bill O’Mara.

John Cooper handles cases in Virginia, North Carolina and, West Virginia. He has taken on railroad...
Marc Gordon Marling
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 20 years experience
(757) 629-0616 999 Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA 23510
Business
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
Raymond L. Hogge Jr.
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 31 years experience
(757) 961-5400 500 E. Plume Street
Suite 800
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment
University of Richmond
Ray Hogge represents and advised Virginia public and private employers, and Virginia executives and professionals, in all aspects of labor and employment law.
Steven M. Stancliff Esq
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 23 years experience
(757) 802-9071 150 W. Main St.; Suite 1500
Norfolk, VA 23510
Administrative, Insurance Defense and Maritime
Case Western Reserve University
Mr. Stancliff handles a broad spectrum of disputes and transactions involving the maritime industry, and variety of commercial, maritime and admiralty civil litigation matters in federal and state courts in Virginia and North Carolina.
James G. 'Jim' Hurley Jr.
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 28 years experience
(757) 455-0077 125 St Pauls Blvd
Ste 510
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Jim Hurley has been practicing injury law throughout Virginia for two-and-a-half decades He has tried more than 100 cases and handled hundreds more that were settled out of court. He is guided by the principle that the client is in charge of his or her case and should be kept fully aware of the litigation process.
Jim Hurley and John Cooper set up Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers in 2011. The firm recently appointed a third partner, Bill O’Mara, and has three other associate attorneys. Although the firm has grown rapidly and is now in new offices in downtown Norfolk, it...
Reid H. Ervin
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 49 years experience
(757) 624-9323 999 Waterside Dr
Suite 2400
Norfolk, VA 23510
Education and Employment
University of Virginia School of Law
With 40 plus years of experience, Reid Ervin has represented numerous individuals across a broad spectrum of industries on all levels of the company hierarchy. He has been recognized for his work as both a Virginia and Hampton Roads Super Lawyer and as a Virginia Legal Elite in the field of labor and employment law. Mr. Ervin is also among the few attorneys in the region who represent children and their parents against public schools in education law matters. As the principal of the firm, Mr. Ervin has provided a caring environment over the years for the firms many...
Michael Bruce Hamar
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Norfolk, VA Attorney with 41 years experience
(757) 622-2008 520 W 21st St
2nd Floor, Suite J
Norfolk, VA 23517
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
University of Virginia School of Law
Bar and Court Admissions: Virginia State Bar (1977) and Alabama State Bar (1977); State Bar of Texas (1981); U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1979; U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit (1981); U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (1984) Education: University of Virginia, B.A., with high distinction (1974); University of Virginia, J.D. (1977)
Matthew Curcione
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Norfolk, VA Attorney
(757) 777-3700 999 Waterside Drive
Suite 2525
Norfolk, VA 23510
Criminal and DUI
Regent University
If you are searching for a Norfolk criminal defense attorney, you should look no further than Curcione Law. Attorney Matt Curcione has a thorough understanding of criminal law, and he is prepared to assist you today. He received his Juris Doctorate from Regent University, after earning his Bachelor’s Degree from Niagara University. While he was in law school, he worked at the Virginia Beach Police Department. He filled the following different positions at the police department: on the oceanfront’s community policing squad, as a precinct patrol officer, and as a warrant and fugitive officer. These various positions gave him invaluable...
Chad Dorsk
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer with 11 years experience
(757) 423-0271 409 Duke Street, Unit 100
Norfolk, VA 23510
Free ConsultationAppeals, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Dorsk Law Office, Plc. provides unparalleled legal representation for clients facing felony, misdemeanor criminal charges and traffic offenses in Norfolk, Newport News and its surrounding areas. We have extensive experience in both Virginia State and Federal Court cases. This criminal law firm has a reputation for providing quality representation and legal advice to all of our clients.

During your worst moments we are at our best. We will defend you aggressively against the most heinous of charges such as:
Abduction and kidnapping, including parental kidnapping
Alcohol charges: underage possession of alcohol, drunk in public
Larceny, theft, shoplifting, concealment
Fraud, credit card theft, identity theft
White...
Lenard Myers
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Norfolk, VA Lawyer
(757) 828-6685 440 Monticello Avenue
Suite 1876
Norfolk, VA 23510
Business, Consumer, Foreclosure Defense and Stockbroker Fraud
Lenard Myers focuses his practice on the representation of consumers, contractors, and businesses. A great deal of his work involves auto fraud, defending and preventing foreclosures, as well as matters involving complex commercial litigation. Mr. Myers practices law in the state and federal courts of Virginia. He places great value on courtesy, professionalism and resolving problems in the most cost-efficient manner possible. Lenard began his legal career as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney. Notably, he prosecuted over 300 matters with a conviction rate exceeding 90%. Subsequently, he successfully transitioned to private practice while returning to academia as an Adjunct Professor...
Krystal R. Capasso
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Virginia Attorney

Krystal is the daughter of a retired Army pilot and has spent her entire life in and around the military. She earned a business degree from Nichols College in 2005, and her law degree from Rogers Williams Law School in... Read More »
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Ramsey Alnaif
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Virginia Attorney

PLEASE NOTE THAT REPORTED CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE. PAST SUCCESSFUL CASE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT FUTURE RESULTS. Attorney Ramsey Alnaif has represented hundreds of... Read More »
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