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  • Personal Injury
    Personal Injury

    If you or a loved one is injured as a result of someone else’s negligence, you need the Hunter Law Firm by your side. Compassionate and understanding, we can patiently guide you through the process of filing a lawsuit.

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  • Criminal Defense
    Criminal Defense

    If you are arrested or charged with a crime, you need the immediate help of a skilled criminal defense attorney who can explain your legal options, ensure your rights are protected, and fight for a satisfactory outcome while providing you with compassionate and personal support.

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  • Family Law
    Family Law

    Hunter Law Firm handles all matters of family law by offering our clients the most professional, economical and efficient legal services available since 1986. Our family lawyers realize that family law matters require sensitivity, understanding and compassion.

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  • Real Estate
    Real Estate

    Throughout the region, we at Hunter Law Firm are known for our extensive experience and knowledge in real estate law. Over the course of more than 20 years practicing law, we have acquired invaluable information on real estate laws and regulations throughout the State of Virginia.

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  • Civil Litigation
    Civil Litigation

    Civil litigation is the process of resolving public or private legal disputes between two or more parties, individuals or businesses. If you are suing someone or think you need to sue, our experienced lawyers at Hunter Law Firm will guide you through the process.

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  • Business Law
    Business Law

    If you are considering opening a business, are already a business owner or want to sell your business, the skilled legal team of Hunter Law Firm is here for you. With our experienced lawyers by your side, you receive prompt and sound legal advice on every aspect of your business — from its inception to its final sale or dissolution.

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  • Wills, Trusts & Estates
    Wills, Trusts & Estates

    When dealing with the legal areas of wills and probates and trusts and estates, the attorneys of Hunter Law Firm have compassion, a listening ear and an understanding of the personal needs of the client, in addition to our legal knowledge and experience.

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  • Immigration

    Enjoying the world we live in is a wonderful experience, and becoming a citizen of the United States is a great opportunity. Strict immigration laws are in effect and require compliance to legally reside in the United States.

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Virginia Lawyers Provide Exceptional Legal Support in a Range of Matters

Hampton Roads attorneys have five area offices to serve you

The Hunter Law Firm, located in Virginia, is dedicated to providing quality legal services in the areas of personal injury, family and divorce law, traffic, criminal defense, immigration, civil litigation, real estate and wills, trusts and estates. Our goal is to provide the most professional, economical and efficient legal service available. Our founder and President, Thomas L. Hunter, has been practicing for more than 30 years, and his team has more than 100 combined years of experience. Recently, Mr. Hunter was selected to be President of the Hampton Bar Association, and in the past has served on the Virginia State Board of Ethics. We proudly serve clients across the Hampton Roads area, including:

  • Peninsula — From offices in Hampton, Newport News and Gloucester, our firm assists clients in York County and throughout the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula.
  • Southside — Our Chesapeake location is convenient to Southside clients and residents of Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Suffolk and other municipalities on the Southern Shore.

No matter the situation, our lawyers take action for clients and work tirelessly for their success in these practice areas:

  • Personal injury — If you are injured in an accident due to someone else’s negligence or carelessness, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, pain, suffering and inconvenience. There are no attorney’s fees unless we obtain monetary compensation for you.
  • Auto accidents — Whether you are injured in a car accident, motorcycle accident or truck accident, it is vital that your attorney understands both the laws and the personal issues you face. Each personal injury attorney at our firm has extensive experience in the laws governing all types of motor vehicle accidents. We also provide the compassionate support you need while going through the legal process during a difficult period in your life. You do not pay attorney’s fees unless we obtain monetary compensation for you.
  • Workers’ compensation — For injuries that occur on the job, we can assist you in obtaining the benefits you deserve. Our attorneys can help you obtain what the law allows for your lost wages, payment of medical bills and additional compensation for qualified permanent injuries.
  • Criminal defense — Poor decisions or simply being in the wrong place at the wrong time can result in criminal charges and possible incarceration. We handle all types of criminal cases, including minor infractions, misdemeanors and the most serious felony indictments, such as drug possession, narcotics sales, grand larceny, white-collar fraud, embezzlement, murder and sex offenses.
  • Traffic offenses — Our traffic-related representation ranges from minor infractions, such as speeding or improper equipment, to more serious charges such as reckless driving, DUI, driving as a habitual offender and driving on a suspended license.
  • Family law — When faced with legal disputes that arise between family members or domestic partners, our experienced attorneys in Hampton, VA can provide stability in a trying time. We represent clients in a wide range of family law matters in a compassionate manner, including military divorce and divorce; child custody, visitation and support; adoptions; paternity suits; prenuptial, postnuptial and separation agreements; protective orders and name changes.
  • DivorceWe realize that divorce can occur for a variety of reasons. Our highly qualified attorneys are prepared to work closely with you and your spouse in resolving your differences over issues such as custody, child support, property division and spousal support. We help clients with legal separations, military divorce, and mediation.
  • Real estate — Our real estate attorneys are CRESPA (Consumer Real Estate Settlement Protection Act) certified, bonded and insured. We provide representation for all aspects of real estate transactions, including closings, contracts, leases, options, title correction proceedings, mortgage foreclosures and document preparation and review for compliance with state and federal laws. We also address landlord/tenant matters for both commercial and residential properties.
  • General civil litigation — The firm’s general litigation department provides representation for a broad range of civil matters, including commercial and real estate litigation, landlord/tenant matters, creditors suits and construction litigation. We provide our clients with prompt reporting of case activity, realistic litigation budget plans and cost-effective control of discovery and trial expenses.
  • Business law — We represent business clients in a wide variety of areas, from choosing and forming the proper entity to assisting in day-to-day matters. Our goal is to provide practical, efficient advice and services to help meet the needs of our clients and to assist them in all aspects of complex corporate and transactional matters.
  • Wills, trusts and estates — Advanced planning can save your loved ones a great deal of anxiety and ensure that your desires are realized when you can no longer express them. We can assist you by preparing wills, advance medical directives and powers of attorney documents to keep the process of settling your estate as simple and efficient as possible.

For more information on the philosophy and mission of our firm, please visit our firm overview page.

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Hunter Law Firm handles a wide range of legal challenges for clients throughout the Hampton Roads area, including matters related to personal injury, criminal defense, family law and real estate. Please contact us online or call 757-825-0400 to schedule an appointment. Our four offices are located in Newport News, Hampton, Chesapeake and Gloucester.

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Our Offices

Newport News
12610 Patrick Henry Drive
Suite B
Newport News, VA 23602
Phone: 757-LAW-FIRM
Fax: 757-825-9389

910 West Mercury Boulevard,
Suite 2A
Hampton, Virginia 23666
Phone: 757-825-0400
Fax: 757-825-9389

6834 Coleman’s Crossing Avenue
Suite C
Hayes, Virginia 23072
Phone: 804-694-0560
Fax: 804-693-3343

3800 Poplar Hill Road,
Suite G
Chesapeake, Virginia 23321
Phone: 757-393-1110
Fax: 757-393-7764

Office Hours
Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-3:00pm