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Portsmouth Has 583 Attorneys With 1944 Reviews

Scott Michael Ehrenworth

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Portsmouth Office
707 Dinwiddie Street, Portsmouth, VA
37 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.5
Licensed for 26 years
I am a Former Prosecutor. I had been fighting for the Government on a daily basis for the last 18 years. I know how the police and the prosecution operate and the typical mistakes that they make. I am ready to use my experience against them to ben...
Practice area 20% DUI & DWI, 20% Juvenile, 20% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
License VA, Active since 1998

Richard N Shapiro

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355 Crawford Street, Seventh Floor, Portsmouth, VA
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 39 years
Rick Shapiro has over 38 years total experience, and only handles personal injury law. He was named a 2022 Leader in the Law by Virginia Lawyer’s Weekly, and he has won client appeals before the VA, NC, SC, WV & TN Supreme Courts, and 3 times in t...
Practice area 25% Car Accidents, 20% Personal Injury, 20% Trucking Accident and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-45%
License VA, Active since 1984

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Stephen Barber Plott

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5709 Churchland Blvd., Suite A, Portsmouth, VA
46 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.1
Licensed for 35 years
Providing personal attention and straight-forward legal advice. Call now for a free consultation.
Practice area 33% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 15% Car Accidents and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Always
License VA, Active since 1988

Eric Kiehm Washburn

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Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp
355 Crawford Street, Seventh Floor, Portsmouth, VA
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Licensed for 13 years
I practice exclusively personal injury law, medical malpractice & nursing home cases. A Virginia Beach native, I tirelessly seek maximum compensation for my injured clients and will provide you a free, confidential initial consultation.
Practice area 25% Car Accidents, 25% Personal Injury, 25% Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-40%
License VA, Active since 2010

David Solomon Schnitzer

The Moody Law Firm
500 Crawford St., Suite 200, Portsmouth, VA
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Licensed for 27 years
Review: David was extremely responsive with my issue! I felt like a valued client and I got the best result I could have while keeping my fees under control. I would absolutely use him again if I needed an attorney in this field!

M. Bradley Brickhouse

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Oast & Taylor PLC
355 Crawford Street, Suite 720, Portsmouth, VA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.1
Licensed for 14 years
Brad Brickhouse adds significant talent to the Oast Taylor team and shows his commitment to our community by serving every client with a clear focus of their personal goals in mind. His primary areas of practice include Elder Law, Guardianships an...
Practice area 45% Guardianship, 20% Litigation, 10% Probate and more
License VA, Active since 2010

Keith Harrison Bangel

Bangel, Bangel & Bangel L.L.P.
505 Court St, Portsmouth, VA
Not yet reviewed
Licensed for 47 years

Stephen Andrew Leon

COOPER, SPONG & DAVIS, P.C.
200 High St., Suite 500, Portsmouth, VA
1 review
Licensed for 34 years
Review: Steve Leon is an incredibly good attorney. He is above an beyond what is considered to be a benchmark for good performance as an attorney. He is excellent! He helped me recently with a creditor that was suing me for a balance on an account crea...

Ashby Leigh Pope

801 Court Street, Portsmouth, VA
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.6
Licensed for 13 years
Hello! My name is Ashby Pope and I am a partner at the law firm of Riddick & Pope in Smithfield, Virginia. We also have an office in Portsmouth, Virginia to serve our clients on the Southside. I started my legal career in Portsmouth and I live in ...

Stephen Edward Heretick

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Suite 720, 355 Crawford Street, Portsmouth, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 7.3
Licensed for 35 years
Practice area 12% Litigation, 12% Corporate & Incorporation, 12% Criminal Defense and more
License VA, Active since 1989

Jonathan Lewis Stone

The Moody Law Firm, Inc.
500 Crawford Street, Suite 200, Portsmouth, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 9.5
Licensed for 16 years

Mark Andrew Stallings

706 London St, Portsmouth, VA
1 review Avvo Rating: 7.1
Licensed for 27 years
Review: Mark and the team at Hunter Law Firm provided outstanding service. Their hard work and dedication yielded the a successful outcome in my personal injury case that went to a jury trial. I am truly grateful.

David W. Cassidy

David Cassidy
P. O. Box 3714, Portsmouth, VA
1 review Avvo Rating: 6.8
Licensed for 28 years
Review: He helped me with business litigation, my divorce in 05, General business and contract law. He knows the law very well, and knows how to apply it. Don’t let the his relaxed attitude fool you. In law the “devil is in the details” he knows the detai...

Gregory Blair Turpin

Attorney near Portsmouth (Norfolk)
1 review
Licensed for 28 years
Review:  mr. Turpin Services were obtained in summer of 2011 Buy me and a case of self defense with a firearm I was charged with discharge of a firearm into an occupied which is a Class 2 felony and that charge was dropped to discharge of a firearm in an ...

Nathan Alford Chapman

Chapman Law Firm, PC
451 Court St, Portsmouth, VA
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.6
Licensed for 22 years
Review: Mr Chapman was more than I was expecting. He was down to earth and logical as,much as a lawyer could have been. Thank you, Nate! I appreciate you everything you did for me and my son.

Warren David Kozak

Kozak , Davis & Renninger, P.C.
355 Crawford Parkway, Suite 700, Portsmouth, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 8.8
Licensed for 41 years

Kevin Patrick Bilms

Law Offices of Peter T. Nicholl
355 Crawford St Ste 612, Portsmouth, VA
1 review
Licensed for 39 years
Review: Mr. Bilms worked with me and my family on my asbestosis case, and took care of our concerns. He was personable and responsive, and always seemed to genuinely care for us. Highly recommended

Jennifer L Smith

1 High St Ste 303, Portsmouth, VA
2 reviews
Licensed for 20 years
Review: Jennifer worked so hard on my case. She helped ease anxiety I had, and never made me feel like I was anything but her most important case. Her ability to organize and argue a case is stellar and will provide your child custody case the best litiga...

Sandra L. Smith

Oast & Taylor PLC
355 Crawford Street, Suite 720, Portsmouth, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 8.8
Licensed for 23 years
Coming to the Oast Taylor team with valued legal experience, Ms. Smith adds significant skill and talent to our practice. Certified as an Elder Law Attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation (NELF), she offers clients exceptional legal a...

Andre' Dean Wiggins

Moody, Strople, Kloeppel & Higginbotham, Inc.
500 Crawford Street, Suite 300, Portsmouth, VA
1 review
Licensed for 23 years
Review: Andre Wiggins helped me a lot. He's been able to reduce my speed ticket from 96 to 89. He is really professional, we had discussion before seeing judge. He explained everything clearly, passionately and he used right words before the judge. Can...

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