I have been practicing in the Hampton Roads area for my entire career. Originally, I... more
I have been practicing in the Hampton Roads area for my entire career. Originally, I was a prosecutor, but transitioned to private practice and now I represent a variety of clients finding themselves involved in the legal system. In crimimal court, I defend people charged with everything from DUIs to complex white collar federal cases. On the civil side of the court, I represent individuals a... view profile
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
There are few things more rewarding that providing excellent service for a client.... more
There are few things more rewarding that providing excellent service for a client. Through great communication and dedicated service, our hope for every single representation is that every clientexpectation is met to the fullest.
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.
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.