Law Office is a small, independent firm whose sole focus is the loyal
and effective representation of you. The practice is balanced between
cases that can be lengthy and emotionally intense and those which are
relatively quick and straightforward. That balance ensures that all cases
will be managed efficiently and effectively with only your interests in
mind. Because the firm is small, phone calls and emails are returned promptly
with no paraprofessional in the middle – your professional interactions
will always be with an attorney who values your time and respects your
needs. We understand that proactive, open communication is essential to
representing and advocating for you. As part of the military community
familiar with the strains of regular deployments, we understand and honor
the special needs and challenges faced by military families. We value
all of our clients and are committed to providing you personal and professional
I understand the difficulty of owning and operating a small business.
I can answer the questions you have about entity formation all the way
through to dissolution.
General Civil Litigation
I have handled many different civil litigation matters in both general
district courts and circuit courts throughout Hampton Roads including
collections, injunctions and contract disputes.
Traffic & Criminal
Did you know that in Virginia, with no aggravating circumstances, driving
in excess of 80 mph or 20 mph or more in excess of the posted speed limit
is reckless driving? I defend individuals in traffic court for speeding,
reckless driving, driving while intoxicated, along with traffic infractions.
Failure to Pay Child
Many individuals do not realize that you can be found in contempt for
the failure to pay your ordered child support obligation. If you are in
this situation, it may be beneficial for you to have an attorney by your
side to ensure your payments were accurately applied, your arrears were
appropriately calculated, and to negotiate on your behalf prior to appearing
Domestic relations matters can be complex and extremely emotional for
the parties and children involved. I help individuals navigate these waters
by handling all matters of domestic relations including, but not limited
to: separation and marital agreements, divorce, custody, visitation and
spousal and child support.
Guardian ad litem
As a Guardian ad litem, I may be appointed by the court to represent children
in custody/visitation disputes, divorces or abuse/neglect cases. If I
am appointed, it is my job to complete an independent investigation of
the case and recommend to the court what is in the best interest of the