• criminal defense lawyers Hampton VA

Criminal Law

Gochenour Law Firm, plc. represents clients accused of criminal offenses in Virginia State Courts, primarily in the Hampton Roads area. Attorney Jim Gochenour has over 25 years of experience and was a former prosecutor for over 12 years. Whether the charges are serious felonies or misdemeanors, the consequences can be severe, not only because of the threat of incarceration, but also because of the effect of a conviction on employment, civil rights, and security clearances. Third parties may have access to your criminal record when you apply for a job, school, or housing. Jim Gochenour’s experience can guide you through your case to obtain the best results possible.

Traffic Law

Gochenour Law Firm, plc handles all forms of traffic charges and infractions. These matters can threaten a person’s liberty, adversely affect the driver’s DMV record and points, and cause insurance premiums to increase. Whether charged with speeding or other minor traffic offense, driving on a suspended license, driving after being declared an habitual offender, or reckless driving, it is always best to have an attorney on your side.


Jim Gochenour has substantial experience both prosecuting and defending persons accused of operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. DWI cases can be complicated and the defenses to the charges not always obvious. The consequences of a DWI conviction can be severe.

Gochenour Law Firm, plc is…

your best line of defense. It provides experienced, dedicated, effective and reliable legal representation to protect you, your rights and your future. G-Law Firm, plc understands the importance of a client’s legal issues and is committed to being by the client’s side at every stage of a legal process. Don’t gamble away your life!

Jim Gochenour will concentrate in the areas of criminal, family, traffic and DWI law and will represent clients in Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Isle of Wight, York County, Poquoson and Williamsburg-James City County courts.

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