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Brook Michael Thibault

Brook Michael Thibault

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury, Contracts & Agreements

About Me

Brook M. Thibault is a Virginia Beach trial lawyer, former Associate Counsel for CMA CGM (America) LLC the world's third largest container ship company, and Public Defender.

As Associate Counsel for CMA CGM, Brook shared in the corporate legal responsibilities associated with the company as subsidiary and agent for CMA CGM S.A. a French Domestic Society Anonym; including complex commercial real estate transactions, transportation and maritime law, and international asset search and collection.

As Associate Counsel for John D. Hooker, Jr., & Associates; and Assistant Public Defender, Brook has represented hundreds of accused individuals in matters ranging from minor traffic infractions to serious violent crimes. Brook is a firm believer in the Constitution and it's protections against illegal searches and seizures.

Brook can be reached at any time for a free consultation.

Brook was born in upstate New York and attended college at the University at Buffalo, where he majored in Political Science with a concentration in Legal Studies.He then moved to Virginia Beach to attend Regent University School of Law.

Brook is a member of the local Bar Associations and is an active member of the Community. FSince 2003, he has played hockey for the Newport News, Chesapeake and Virginia Beach Hockey Leagues. He is also an annual participant in numerous motorcycle "poker runs" for various charitable organizations.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. DUI & DWI: 25%
    8 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    8 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    8 years
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
    8 years
  5. Contracts & Agreements: 5%
    8 years



Hourly ($250-350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Blake Edward Marcus

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Blake Marcus DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Edwin Stuart Booth

    I endorse Brook. I've known him for years, including my time in the Commonwealth Attorney's office. He's very personable, knows the law, and does an excellent job for his clients.


    Edwin Booth Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Coastal Virginia Law Firm of Brook M. Thibault & Assoc. P.C.

4176 South Plaza Trail
Suite 127
Virginia Beach, VA, 23452



VAAuthorized to practice law200703/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney & Counselor at LawThe Coastal Virginia Law Firm of Brook M. Thibault & Assoc. P.C.2014 - Present
Attorney & Counselor at LawJohn D. Hooker & Associates2011 - 2014
Public DefenderOffice of the Public Defender2008 - 2011
Associate General CounselCMA CGM (America) LLC2007 - 2008


Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States Disrict Court 4th CircuitAdmitted to Practice2011 - Present
Virginia Beach BarN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Client XDismissed! Reduced to Misdemeanor!!

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Publication NameTitleDate
Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute (SEALI)The Relationship Between Inside & Outside Counsel2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University at BuffaloPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
University of Strasbourg, FranceInternational LawN/AN/A
New York Maritime AcademyNaval Architecture, Marine EngineeringN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Annual Conferance - Association of Corporate CounselElectronic Document Retention2008
Old Dominion UniversityTransportation & Logistics2007

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