Family Law Attorneys Protect Your Legal Interests in Chesapeake, VA

Virginia Beach-area family and criminal lawyers with a compassionate approach

Kristen M. Shannon and Erin Bedois are established attorneys who joined forces in 2013, forming Chesapeake-based Shannon & Bedois, P.C. Our firm offers Virginia Beach, Norfolk and the surrounding areas in Virginia exceptional legal services on matters that affect you and your family. Whether you were charged with a crime, need to file for divorce or were unlawfully pulled over and issued a traffic ticket, our firm can help.

Call us at (757) 228-5529 or contact us via our website to speak with us today.

Rigorous misdemeanor and felony defense in Chesapeake

Our attorneys provide sound legal representation in all stages of criminal proceedings: both before charges are filed and after conviction. Whether you were wrongfully accused of a violent crime or have committed a misdemeanor, our criminal law practice provides a formidable defense when you need it most. We also provide legal information regarding:

  • What not to do or say if you’re detained by police
  • Felonies and misdemeanors
  • Violent crimes
  • Drug crimes
  • Weapons charges
  • Parole and probation violations

A strong DUI defense by former DUI prosecutors

Lifelong consequences can result from a driving under the influence (DUI) conviction, and it all starts with a traffic stop. Rely on the dedicated lawyers at Shannon & Bedois, P.C., who have years of experience as criminal prosecutors, to defend your DUI charge. Visit our DUI practice area page for more information. In addition, we provide legal information concerning the following questions:

  • What are my rights if I’m arrested for DUI?
  • Are penalties different if DUI results in an accident?
  • What changes to DUI laws I should know about?
  • How do I challenge my DUI case in Virginia?
  • What is the difference between DUI and DWI?

Contesting traffic tickets in Chesapeake, VA on your behalf

Traffic violation fines and costs can add up — not to mention the time you waste waiting in court if you contest a ticket. The capable attorneys at Shannon & Bedois, P.C. go to court on your behalf and work to reduce your fees and penalties. More information is available on our traffic tickets page, such as:

  • Common questions about traffic tickets in Virginia
  • How to contest a speeding ticket in Virginia
  • The total cost of a Virginia traffic ticket

Advocating for you and your family

In sensitive family law matters, we approach our cases with sound legal advice and compassionate representation. We pursue optimum results for you and your family. Our family law practice has a broad focus, including:

  • Adoption
  • Divorce
  • Divorce advice and legal considerations in Virginia
  • Support modification
  • Military divorce
  • When to contact a military divorce lawyer
  • Divorce laws
  • Child support
  • Child visitation
  • How to file for divorce in Virginia
  • Domestic violence
  • Why you should hire a domestic violence defense lawyer

Prepare for illnesses and emergencies by planning your estate in Virginia and elsewhere today

We can help you prepare for tomorrow today. The compassionate legal team at Shannon & Bedois, P.C. identifies an optimal estate plan for you and your loved ones and sets it in motion by preparing your will, trust and advanced medical care directives.

Connect with our Chesapeake and Virginia Beach family and criminal lawyers today

Contact Shannon & Bedois, P.C. for a free legal consultation on all criminal matters. For your convenience, our office offers after-hours communication, free parking and close proximity to public transportation. Call us at (757) 228-5529 or contact us via our website to speak with us today.

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Shannon & Bedois, P.C. is located in Chesapeake, VA and serves clients in and around Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Norfolk, Fort Monroe, Suffolk, Carrollton, Hampton, Chesapeake City County, Hampton City County, Norfolk City County, Portsmouth City County, Suffolk City County, Virginia Beach City County.

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