About Riley Law PLLC

The Riley Law Firm, PLLC is an experienced family, criminal and real estate law firm located in the Coliseum Central business district of Hampton, Virginia. We are a small woman-owned legal practice established in 2011 by principle attorney Chamie A. Riley, Esq. Our attorney staff’s prior legal experience is derived from serving in various roles through the years as a Legal Aid criminal attorney, a prosecutor for York County, Virginia and recognized for her work in real estate law and elements of the Virginia Landlord-Tenant Act.

Our law firm strives to defend each individual with respect, honesty, and diligence in resolving your case towards the best outcome possible in a court of law.  We have handled cases throughout Hampton Roads with experience in all regional Circuit, Juvenile and Superior Courts.  We are also active in numerous Bar, advocacy and education organizations in the Hampton Roads region.


Family Law 100%
Criminal Law 100%
Real Estate Law 100%
Client Satisfaction 100%

Working As A Team To Prepare For Your Day in Court

The Riley Law Firm strives to be diligent in researching and preparing your case for court. This involves hearing the circumstances for your case, then researching and applying Virginia law towards your defense or family case outcome. You rely on us to represent you to the fullest extent of our knowledge and experience. However, there are also critical factors that we would like to relay to you that are extremely helpful in assisting in our ability to optimally represent you:

Court Appearance

  • Be Early to Court
  • Be Prepared by Following Your Attorney’s Advice
  • Dress Professional & Appropriately – No Casual Clothing
  • Be Sure to Cover Tattoos and Remove Piercings
  • Respond Clearly and To The Point During Questioning

Criminal & Traffic Charges

  • Don’t Admit Anything to the Police and Don’t Consent to a Search
  • Be Respectful to the Police at All Times
  • Attempt to Bond Out of Jail ASAP to Better Assist with Your Case
  • Be Honest With Your Attorney Telling Her Every Detail
  • Don’t Rely On Discovery Alone Towards Determining Your Case

Family LawDivorce - Child Support - Custody - Alimony - Equitable Distribution - Prenuptial & Separation Agreements

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Criminal LawMisdemeanors - Traffic - DUI - Felony - Juvenile

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Real Estate lawContract Drafting & Review - Litigation - Landlord/Tenant Law

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Practice Areas

Divorce LawUncontested - Contested - Military Divorce

Experienced family attorneys for uncontested, contested and military divorces.

Child Support & CustodyChild Support - Child Custody & Visitation Law

We are well versed in all areas of child support and child Custody – Visitation Law

Alimony & Equitable DistributionLitigators of Alimony & Equitable Distribution Law

Alimony isn’t meant to be a punishment. Virginia law takes all considerations into account when litigating alimony and equitable distribution of assets in a divorce.

Misdemeanor & Felony OffensesDrug - Assault - Theft - Robbery - Sex

The Riley Law Firm, PLLC has extensive experience in defending all forms of felony, misdemeanor and traffic laws in all courts in the region.

Juvenile Criminal & ProbationJuvenile Criminal Defense & Advocacy

The attorneys at the Riley Law Firm, PLLC has worked extensively with juvenile offenders and their special circumstances litigating towards everyone’s best interests.

Real Estate LawContract Drafting & Review - Contract Litigation

We are known for our experience with real estate contract drafting & review as well as real estate contractual disputes and Landlord – Tenant Act law.

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