Chesapeake Defense Lawyer

Since 1971, people throughout the state have been coming to the law office of Herbert W. Laine for help resolving their cases involving family law, criminal law or personal injury.

We have become well known due to attorney Laine's experience and successful track record in negotiation, mediation, litigation and appeals in cases involving issues such as:

Family law — divorce/military divorce, separation, custody, visitation, child support, paternity, adoption, stepparent adoption, and modifications of support, custody and/or visitation

Criminal defense — From minor infractions and misdemeanors to the most serious felony indictments, including traffic violations, drunk driving, drug possession, narcotics sales, theft and grand larceny, white collar fraud, embezzlement, arson, domestic violence and conspiracy

Personal injury — motor vehicle accidents, slip-and-fall accidents, and injuries resulting from negligence or misconduct

Norfolk Family Law Attorney With Military Divorce Experience

As a lawyer who is also a father, Herbert W. Laine has a deep understanding of the emotional issues that can be involved in family law cases.

Our firm's founder, Herbert W. Laine, studied law after graduating from the Virginia Military Institute, and this gives him insight into the issues and challenges that military members and their families face when struggling with family law or criminal law issues.

For that reason many people from Virginia military bases rely upon him. He has in-depth knowledge of military life as well as the practice of law.

Virginia Divorce and Criminal Defense Attorney

We have helped many people who were injured or incarcerated, and who felt there was little chance of recovering from their situation.

Attorney Laine has thorough knowledge of the law, and as a former Chesapeake assistant commonwealth's attorney, he has insight into the legal tactics used by prosecutors. This advantage is a significant benefit for our clients and helps us achieve the best possible outcomes for their cases.

We encourage you to contact us and take advantage of our offer of a free legal consultation, so we can arrange a private meeting for you with Chesapeake defense attorney Herbert W. Laine.

We look forward to the opportunity to meet with you.