JEFFREY D. TARKINGTON combines compassion with tough advocacy as he guides women... more
JEFFREY D. TARKINGTON combines compassion with tough advocacy as he guides women through the divorce process. Jeff is recognized for his expertise in complex real estate issues arising in divorce. Jeffs easy going out of court style masks his fierce advocacy, strong intellect and unrelenting commitment to each of his clients. In addition to his divorce clients, Jeff leads the firms criminal def... view profile
I am aggressive and proactive in my representation. Having been a family lawyer for... more
I am aggressive and proactive in my representation. Having been a family lawyer for 15 years in Hampton Roads, I have good relationships my colleagues. I am also a five-time Virginia state Chess Champion and will determine the best strategy and tactics to use to maximize your result in Court. Often, it may be to advise you to take an action you may never have thought about taking.
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.