Seasoned Chesapeake Lawyers Explains the Divorce Process in Virginia

The steps you must take when filing for divorce in Virginia

Every state has its own set of statutes regarding family law and divorce. If you seek a divorce in Virginia, you should contact an attorney who can explain the process and guide you through it while making sure your interests are protected throughout. Harding, Harding & Harding Attorneys at Law is one of the most experienced Chesapeake divorce law firms practicing today. We can help you understand everything you need to do when filing for divorce and make sure all paperwork is filled out correctly and filed within the required deadlines.

A Chesapeake divorce attorney explains the process

Virginia mandates a specific process to obtain a divorce. Knowledgeable divorce attorneys in the Chesapeake, Norfolk and Virginia Beach areas can help guide you through this process. When you hire the services of Harding, Harding & Harding Attorneys at Law, we guide you from beginning to end.

How Chesapeake divorce lawyers assist in the process

A knowledgeable divorce attorney in Chesapeake can help you file for divorce by ensuring that you:

  • Know which type of divorce you need to file for: uncontested or contested
  • Meet the criteria to file in the applicable county
  • Meet all timelines and deadlines
  • Understand your options should your spouse not wish to comply with any aspect of the action

Harding, Harding & Harding Attorneys at Law draws upon more than 25 years of experience as a Norfolk and Virginia Beach divorce lawyers in helping every client we represent. We believe there is no typical client — each person who entrusts our firm with their case receives individualized service tailored to that client’s specific situation.

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

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    Norfolk, Virginia 23518



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  • 5.0/5.0

    I would like to thank you guys again for the amazing work, time and effort that was displayed in my behalf in my time of need. Excellent communication skills, and knowing exactly what I needed!! I will definitely recommend this team to anyo...
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    — Glenda Williams

  • 5.0/5.0

    Thomas Harding is a wonderful, down to earth lawyer. He helped smooth over my divorce. He was a pleasure to work with, and great with kids as well. Very family oriented. Very informative, and very helpful in answering any of my questions I ...
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    — Hope Dorsey

  • 5.0/5.0

    I have dealt with Thomas Harding and he has been my lawyer through my custody battle and with his knowledge and experience he has been able to provide me safety and also much more time with my daughter we are still going through our custody...
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    — Andrew Klouzal

  • 5.0/5.0

    Mr. Thomas Harding was very professional in his work! I was able to win all of my cases with him. He was very professional in the court room as well and knew what the judges choice would’ve been before the case even happened. I used this ma...
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    — Mykahla Flowers

  • 5.0/5.0

    Thomas is fantastic! Gets back to me quickly when I have questions, reasonably priced and gets the job done.

    — Kanyin Heffernan