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.
    Suite 301
    Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462

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    Suite L
    Chesapeake, Virginia 23320



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    Norfolk, Virginia 23518



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  • 4.0/5.0

    always very pleasant and professional, even in an adversary situations

    — Peer

  • 5.0/5.0

    Mr Thomas F. Harding is an Attorney that I admire and very knowledgeable, He started on my case in May of 2019 and still in progress and soon to be over, but when I first went to Mr Harding office I was so afraid to go forward with my divor...
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    — Client

  • 5.0/5.0

    Working with this firm was an excellent experience! The communication was great and I cannot believe how fast my divorce was!! These guys are highly recommended!!

    — Client

  • 5.0/5.0

    Mr. Jeff Harding and his secretary made my process very simple. Very compassionate about helping others.

    — Client

  • 5.0/5.0

    I would highly recommend. Mr. Harding is a very good attorney. I was very pleased with him and the outcome of my case.

    — Client