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Orval Keith Hallam Jr.

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  1. Very good Representation and outcome!

    Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
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     Good
    Trustworthy
     Good
    Responsive
     Good
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
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    • I recommend Orval Hallam.
    • I hired Orval 6-12 months ago.
    • Orval handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    My initial encounter with the firm was with Mr. Hallam, Jr. who was very responsive and helpful. Thereafter my experience was mostly with Joshua Wilson of the firm. Joshua did an excellent job representing a family member in a criminal matter. He was thorough and very knowledgeable about the relevant criminal law and the prosecutor. We had a very good outcome. I would definitely recommend this firm to a friend.

  2. Outstanding service

    Posted by Todd, a Criminal Defense client,
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    Knowledgeable
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    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Orval Hallam.
    • I hired Orval 6-12 months ago.
    • Orval handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 6-10 lawyers.

    Wanted to express how amazing my treatment was with Keith and his associates. Jumped on my case immediately. Got things resolved very affordably and in a timely manner with out the run around I have received with prior counsel. Followed up with me after my court date which I felt was wonderful. Keith and his team are proffession, prompt, and worked quickly to resolve my case. I would highly recommend Keith for your next attorney. Everything from the person receiveing the calls to returning my calls was handle professionally. I would definitely choose Kieth again in the future

  3. EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE. EXCELLENT REPRESENTATION

    Posted by Jim, a Speeding Ticket client,
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    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Orval Hallam.
    • I hired Orval 1-3 years ago.
    • Orval handled my Speeding / Traffic Ticket matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    I retained both Mr. Hallum and his law partner Mr. Joshua Wilson for several driving on suspended license charges that I had accumulated over a period of time in 2012-2013. The charges were in different jurisdictions and one, in particular, through the luck of the draw, had us face to face with a well-known tough judge.
    I was facing realistically 1 yr in jail per charge, due to my driving history, and with 3 separate charges, I was looking at some MAJOR life altering time, and was scared and stressed as to what would happen to my company, my family and myself.
    There is simply only one thing to say at this point:
    I THANK MY FATHER IN HEAVEN FOR THESE TWO AWESOME ATTORNEYS, and their GREAT paralegal, Fred.
    My first call to the office put me in contact with Fred, who within 5 minutes was able to put some order to the chaotic issue I had, with his professionalism, calming demeanor and knowledge, (and he wasn't even the attorney)! I started relaxing a bit and was able to better discuss my case as a result of this mans handling of my phone call.
    I had many occasions to talk with Fred, and was always made to feel a little better afterwards. Fred has the unusual qualities of both sincerity AND efficiency. Rarities in this world.
    Now on to Mr Hallum and Mr Wilson.
    IN ALL REPRESENTATIONS IN COURT, and in our conversations either by phone, mail, or meeting, with both of these two fine attorneys, I was impressed so much with their INTEGRITY. What do I mean?
    Well, first off, they talked to me straight, factual, and not sugar coating anything!
    I had, in fact, very serious life-altering charges against me.
    They could have promised the world and just taken my money. Instead, I received excellent council, very sobering advice, and top notch representation!
    I was kept informed at every juncture in the process. They are very experienced, knowledgeable, and most importantly, they both knew HOW TO COMMUNICATE THESE BAFFLING EVENTS THAT WERE ABOUT TO OCCUR IN A WAY THAT I COULD UNDERSTAND!!!
    The results speak for themselves. Facing a total of 3 years or more in jail, on three separate charges, and in different jurisdictions, I served 7 days on one charge, 7 days on the second, and only 15 days community service on the third charge!!
    And now the punchline! Since the year 1999, I had 8, thats right, EIGHT, prior driving on suspended charges, before ever dialing their office!!! These two men were able to represent me, to the courts in the best, AND MOST TRUTHFUL, light possible.
    They communicated effectively to the court that, in spite of my record, I was a hard working man my entire adult life, among other virtues, and they were able to convince the court to have some mercy in my sentencing, for I was absolutely guilty of the charges.
    Additionally, they worked with me on their fees. Allowing me to make payments, and even discounting the payments, occasionally, if I paid a little early!
    I give the absolute highest recommendation to this legal TEAM!!!
    Thank you sincerely, Mr Hallum, Mr Wilson, and Fred. JIM

  4. If you're in the Northern Virginia area and need a competent defense lawyer, look no further.

    Posted by Alex, a Criminal Defense client,
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     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Good
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Good
    • I recommend Orval Hallam.
    • I hired Orval 1-3 years ago.
    • Orval handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    After being a previous client of Mr. Hallam a multitude of times, I have had the pleasure of working directly with him on a number of instances. Every time I have approached his office, I have benefited from generous payment plans, knowledgeable initial advisements, and expert approaches when it came to my particular cases. From my own personal experience, Mr. Hallam has remained relentless in the pursuit of forwarding the best possible outcome for his clients while maintaining a professional and welcoming composure. I would highly recommend him to anyone and continue to do so to this day.

  5. Excellent Attorney - O. Keith Hallam Jr.

    Posted by Tamera, a Car Accident client,
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    Responsive
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    Knowledgeable
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    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Orval Hallam.
    • I hired Orval more than 3 years ago.
    • Orval handled my Car / Auto Accident matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    I highly recommend Attorney O. Keith Hallam Jr. and his dedicated staff. Mr. Hallam helped on two separate occasions regarding vehicle accidents I had been involved in. Both times I was not at fault but the other insurance companies did not want to cover all of the medical bills nor the cost of being out of work while recovering. Mr. Hallam was able to get them to cover all of my expenses along with extra for my long-term pain and suffering. Had I not hired Mr. Hallam, only my vehicle would've been repaired, not my bodily injuries and ensuing bills. Thanks Mr. Hallam!

  6. Very Reliable Lawyer

    Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
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    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Good
    Knowledgeable
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    Kept me informed
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    • I recommend Orval Hallam.
    • I hired Orval 1-3 years ago.
    • Orval handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    Mr. Hallam helped me out of what could have been a very bad situation for my record, future job propects, etc. He and his office are very reliable. My only complaint is that they could have been a bit more communicative throughout the process.