A formidable adversary representing clients for more than 30 years

Darrell M. Harding, founding partner at Darrell M. Harding Attorney At Law, PLC brings more than two decades of experience to the courtroom and negotiating table for every client he represents. Over the years, he has built a reputation for effective, trustworthy legal representation and ethical service. He wants every client he represents to understand that, while the family and legal issues they are enduring may seem overwhelming, there is a light at the end of the tunnel. You can and will make it through the process with your future intact. Darrell M. Harding combines compassion for his clients with the wisdom and experience that make him a formidable adversary.

Experience in the Virginia Beach area, focusing on trial work

Darrell M. Harding has practiced family law in the Norfolk, Virginia Beach and Hampton Roads area since 1988 after earning his J.D., and graduating at the top of his class, from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University. He served as legal and political chairman over the civil law division from 1987 to 1988, as negotiator forum vice president in 1988 and on the Law Review.

He was a moderator for a family law forum at Regent University and has published an article on grandparent custody and rights.

A skilled trial attorney, Darrell M. Harding appears in court almost daily. He is particularly experienced in handling contested divorces, child custody, grandparent custody and visitation, support and adoption. As a Norfolk divorce attorney, Darrell M. Harding understands that every family law matter is unique. Whether you need a divorce attorney or a child custody lawyer in Virginia Beach, he can help.

Put years of Virginia Beach family law experience to work on your case today

Contact Darrell M. Harding today to schedule a free initial consultation about your family law matter. You can reach Darrell M. Harding online or at 757-499-2600.

Virginia Beach Office

5366 Virginia Beach Boulevard, AAA Building., Suite 301
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462

Practice areas

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1988
  • District of Columbia, 1990
  • Utah, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1998



Professional Associations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Utah State Bar
  • National Bar Association

Over 40 years combined experience

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Virginia Beach: 757-499-2600
Chesapeake: 757-401-6804
Norfolk: 757-512-8393


"In every case Mr. Harding takes, he strives to provide his clients with the highest level of legal service. If you choose Darrell M. Harding Attorney At Law, PLC to represent you, you can expect to receive experienced legal guidance and be treated with the utmost courtesy and respect at all times."

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Our Offices

  • Virginia Beach Office


    5366 Virginia Beach Boulevard, AAA Building.
    Suite 301
    Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462

  • Chesapeake Office


    2010 Old Greenbrier Road
    Suite L
    Chesapeake, Virginia 23320



  • Norfolk Office


    1500 E Little Creek Road
    Suite 309
    Norfolk, Virginia 23518



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Ratings & Reviews

  • lawyers

    Mr. Harding is an absolutely AMAZING lawyer. He is so attentive and punctual. He is extremely dependable. I’m so thankful for him. He is so amazing with communication. Thank you so much to both him and his lovely assistant Liz!

    — Client

  • lawyers

    Mr. Darrell Harding is a superb attorney. He is about as experienced as it gets and has an excellent paralegal Ms. Anderson and other great staff as well. They took my case pretty much last minute and throughout the process it seemed as if ...
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    — Client

  • google

    Thomas Harding was a great lawyer. Very detailed and patient about his work. Helped me win a case that I did not think I would win. I will always refers him as my lawyer.

    — Darryl Bush

  • lawyers

    Thomas was so easy to work with in what to me, was a stressful situation. I had numerous questions and he never hesitated to respond back to all of them and put my mind at ease with his knowledge of all of my issues. I’ve already started re...
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    — Client

  • yelp

    You pay for what you get! Darrell is very knowledgeable and I trust him 100% with my case! Hopefully I’ll never need him again after my case but if I ever did he would be only a phone call away for sure!

    — Sidney H.