Serving Hampton Roads for over 30 years, Jennifer Oram-Smith Family Law has earned the reputation as one of the best divorce attorneys in Virginia Beach. Ms. Oram-Smith is devoted to helping those who need us where it matters most - at home. Your situation is unique and important, and your case will be treated with care and respect. Our goal is to empower you to play an active role in the outcome of your case.
In the arena of family law you want to hire a divorce attorney who is not only qualified and experienced, but compassionate enough to help you make the right decisions for you and your family. There are important decisions that will affect the lives of you and your children for years to come.
There are four major areas of divorce; division of property, child support, child custody / visitation rights, and spousal maintenance. Whether your divorce is contested or uncontested, children or no children, we work hard to develop the strategy necessary to obtain the best outcome for you and your family. We help you navigate the court system from pre-divorce negotiations to full jury trials. You may be a good candidate for Collaborative divorce process, and not even have to go to court. Ms. Oram-Smith's knowledge of Virginia divorce law combined with over 30 years of trial experience has prepared her to work very hard and be very thorough with your case.
Whether you are a military service member, civilian, mother and wife, or husband and father; we are committed to protecting what you value most. Whether you need a child custody lawyer in Virginia Beach, a divorce attorney specializing in family law, or stepchild adoption lawyer, we can help in all these areas, including post divorce issues and name change.
If domestic abuse and violence, or child abuse is a factor in your case, Ms. Oram-Smith is uniquely qualified in this area of family law to council you regarding your rights, and those of your child. Ms. Oram-Smith is certified by the Virginia Supreme Court for appointment as Guardian ad litem for both children and adults.
Other Legal Services Offered:
Division of Military Pensions & Retirement Benefits for Military Members or Spouses
Division of Civil Service Pensions and Thrift Savings Plans
Division of civilian retirement plans
Temporary Guardianship Agreements and Medical Powers of Attorney
Defense of Parents on Department of Human Services petitions for emergency removal of children, and petitions for child protective orders
Jennifer D. Oram-Smith, P.C.
Pembroke Four Building
291 Independence Blvd. Suite 241
Virginia Beach, VA 23462