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Being accused of a crime is serious. When this happens and you are under investigation for a criminal offense, you need to take immediate legal action by seeking the help of a Virginia Beach criminal lawyer at my criminal defense firm. My name is George Yates, and I know how prosecutors tend to approach criminal cases. As former prosecuting attorney from1985-1989, and one who has handled hundreds of trials, I am confident in my abilities to effectively challenge the charges against you.

I understand that going up against the judicial system can be a scary and stressful experience for my clients. I will remain at your side, from start to finish, to ensure you always understand your rights and options. I can level the playing field in the courtroom on your behalf.

George Holton Yates
  • Reasons To Choose My Defense Firm
  • Free Case Consultations Available
  • 100s of Trials Handled
  • 30+ Years of Legal Experience
  • Board Certified as a Criminal Defense Lawyer Since 1997

Board Certified Virginia Beach Criminal Attorney

When it comes to criminal cases, I fight to win and have had great success. I am Board Certified as a Criminal Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. What does this mean exactly? It means that I am well-versed in the area of criminal law and in criminal trials, so much in fact that I can refer to myself as an expert in the field. No matter is too complicated for me and my team to handle.

Should you choose to retain my firm’s legal services, you can rest assured in knowing that I will leave no stone unturned in search of the strongest defense strategy available to you. I will work relentlessly to help you obtain the most positive result possible, whether it is a reduction of charges, an acquittal, or a dismissal.

There is not a moment to lose.
Contact my firm at (757) 491-8800 for skilled criminal defense and sleep better tonight.

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You deserve a fighting chance on your day in court. When it comes time to decide who your defense attorney will be, make that decision count.