South Hampton Roads Bar Association (SHRBA)

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Why not contact one of ours? Our members handle nearly all the practice areas you could be looking for through out Hampton Roads. Our membership of experienced attorneys is dedicated to providing award-winning service to their clients. SHRBA members are here to help.


Our Members



Tameeka M. Williams, Esq.


Regent University School of Law, JD

Legal Aid Society of Southeast Virginia - Norfolk

Managing Attorney and Director of Pro Bono Attorney Outreach

Indigent Representation on Various Civil Matters

Walter E. Hoffman Community Service Award, Legal Elite of Virginia, Top 40 Under 40, James Kent Inn of Court, SHRBA President, Former President Fairmont Park Civic League

Legal Aid Website



Ashley Richard, Esq.


Old Dominion University, BA - American University School of Law, JD

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia - Virginia Beach

Enroll Virginia Certified Health Insurance Navigator - Hosted at Legal Aid Society 

of Eastern Virginia's Virginia Beach Office

SHRBA Secretary

Enroll Virginia Website


Robert L. Davenport, Esq.


University of Wisconsin School of Law, JD

United States Army Corps of Engineers - Norfolk

Administrative, Procurement, Environmental, Real Estate

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LinkedIn Profile

W. Marcus Scriven, Esq.


Virginia Union University, BA - Golden Gate University School of Law, JD

Scriven Law Offices - Virginia Beach & Washington, D.C.

Employment Discrimination, Wrongful Termination

Past President SHRBA, Former Urban League Guild of Hampton Roads President, Outstanding Man Award U.S. Jaycees, Lawyer of the Month, Volunteer of the Year; Also Admitted to Practice in California, South Carolina, Washington D.C., and the United States Supreme Court

Scriven Law Website

Leonard L. Brown Jr., Esq.


Office of the City Attorney - Chesapeake

Municipal Law

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Law Student Members: Domonique Black, Jasmine Curry Brandt, Gloria Dandridge, Makiba Gaines, Amina Harry, Natasha Johnson, Leslie Luos, Aja Mallory, Noeisha McKensie, Venecia Patterson, Janelle Taylor, Angelo L. Suggs, Jr., Phillip Imanlike, Alexander W. McBath

Darius K. Davenport, Esq.


Norfolk State University, BA - University of Wisconsin School of Law, JD

Crenshaw, Ware & Martin, PLC - Norfolk

Civil Litigation, Insurance Defense, Admiralty Law

Walter E. Hoffman Community Service Award, Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association, James Kent Inn of Court, Virginia Continuing Legal Education Committee, Super Lawyers Rising Star, Former U.S. Army JAG, Former Director of Career & Alumni Service at Regent Law

Crenshaw, Ware & Martin Website


Artisha Gregg, Esq.


Regent University School of Law, JD

Partner with Rice, Paige, Pandya & Gregg - Norfolk

Criminal and Family Law

Previously Portsmouth Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney - Juvenile Team

SHRBA Public Practitioner of the Year, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Rice, Paige, Pandya & Gregg Website


Members Database

Bruce C. Sams, Esq.


Howard University School of Law, JD

The Law Office of Bruce C. Sams - Norfolk

Criminal Defense, Domestic Relations, Wills and Estates, Business Law

200 Plus Men of Hampton Roads

Sams Law Website


Pam Boston, Esq.



Bennett College, BA - William & Mary Law, JD

University Counsel - Norfolk State University

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Lamont D. Maddox, Esq.


University of Virginia, BA - William & Mary, MBA - William & Mary Law, JD

Guidance Law Firm, P.C. - Norfolk

Business Law, Contracts, Transactions, Financings, Start-ups, Government Contracting/Certifications, Estate Planning

Super Lawyers Rising Star, AV Preeminent Peer Reviewed Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, Board Member UVA Club of Tidewater, Norfolk State University Foundation, Norfolk NATO Festival

Guidance Law Website


Michael Pierce, Esq.


Christopher Newport University, BA - Regent University School of Law, JD
Vandeveter Black, LLP

Former Judicial Law Clerk for the Newport News Circuit Court

Labor & Employment, Workers Compensation Defense, Admiralty Law, and

General Litigation

South Hampton Roads Bar Association


Michelle Newkirk, Esq.



Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney - Norfolk

Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney - Drug Prosecutor

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Veronica Williams, Esq.


William & Mary School of Law, JD

Virginia Life Care Planning - Newport News

Elder Law, Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning

Commonwealth Council on Aging, Virginia Public Guardianship and Conservatorship Board, Board of Virginia Academy of Elder Law, Former U.S. Army, Published in The Daily Press Newspaper and Virginia Lawyers Weekly

Virginia Life Care Planning Website

Kendra N. Johnson, Esq.


James Madison University, BA - Liberty University School of Law, JD

Attorney at Law - Hampton & Virginia Beach

Criminal Defense, Traffic, Criminal Appeals, Reckless Driving, DUI 

Advocate Award, SHRBA Member of the Year

Website


Stephen C. Teague, Esq.


University of Chicago School of Law, JD

 The Law Office of Stephen Teague - Newport News

Contracts, Family Law, Criminal Defense, Real Estate, Bankruptcy, Wills & Estates

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Teague Law Facebook Page

Devon Paige, Esq.


Rice & Paige Law - Norfolk

Criminal Law & Family Law

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Shemeka C. Hankins, Esq. 


William & Mary, BA - Regent University School of Law, JD
Norfolk Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney
Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney - Drug Team Prosecutor
Outstanding Service Award (2 Consecutive Years),Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers Conference Board of Governors, Circuit Representative
Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney Website

Jamilah D. LeCruise, Esq.


University of Richmond, BA - William & Mary, JD
The Law Office of J. D. LeCruise, PLLC - Norfolk
Criminal Defense, Family Law

VP and Corporate Board Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Virginia, Top Rated Avvo Attorney, Top Contributor Awards, Client Choice Awards, Top 40 Under 40, 10 Best for Client Satisfaction, SHRBA Young Lawyer of the Year, SuperLawyers Rising Star, Up & Coming Lawyer - Virginia Lawyers Weekly, NPBA Community Service Award
LeCruise Law Website


W. T. Mason, Jr., Esq.


Howard University School of Law, JD

First African American Assistant U. S. Attorney in the Commonwealth of Virginia

The Law Office of Trevor J. Robinson - Virginia Beach

Robinson Law Website


Lenard Myers, II, Esq.


Norfolk State University, BS - Regent University School of Law, JD
Fortress Proprietas, PC - Norfolk
Contracts Litigation, Foreclosure Defense & Lemon Law Chair,

Corporate Board Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Virginia,
Chesapeake Toll Facilities Advisory Committee Officer, Virginia Defense Force (Virginia National Guard), Super Lawyers Virginia Rising Stars List, 2017
Fortress Proprietas Website


Regis N. Rice, Esq.


Rice & Paige Law - Norfolk

Criminal Law & Family Law

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