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An Established Virginia Beach Law Firm Focused on Exceptional Service

Sound representation for Tidewater and Hampton Roads clients

When you’re facing a tough legal challenge, you need an attorney with experience and a reputation for winning difficult and complex cases, including those that other firms wouldn’t touch. The Law Office of Jeremiah A. Denton III has represented clients throughout Virginia for more than 35 years, and we are well known for the outstanding work we’ve done on their behalf. Our Virginia Beach lawyers give you upfront, honest answers to your questions and sound advice regarding your best steps moving forward. We also bring a unique approach to each case, backed by our extensive knowledge and experience across several practice areas.

A history of success meeting various legal challenges

Our firm has a proven track record, having won multimillion-dollar judgments for our clients. Jeremiah A. Denton III has practiced law for more than 35 years, taking on and winning cases other lawyers have turned down. We offer competent representation in the following areas:

  • Whistleblower and qui tam cases — Our firm stands with workers who expose illegal activities in the workplace and protects whistleblowers against unlawful retaliation. We also prosecute qui tam cases when employees bring to light fraud against the government.
  • Personal injury — If you or a loved one was injured due to the actions or negligence of another party, you may need to seek compensation through a personal injury claim for medical costs, lost income, and emotional pain and suffering.
  • Libel, slander and defamation — If you were the victim of libel, slander or defamation, you may face serious personal, professional and financial consequences. Statements defaming you may be grounds for a lawsuit through which you can pursue compensation for damage done to your reputation, family life, career, business and well-being.
  • Sexual harassment — For more than three decades, we have fought for the rights of individuals who’ve suffered sexual harassment at work or elsewhere that resulted in pain and suffering, humiliation, emotional distress, and lost income.
  • Criminal law — Few experiences are as stressful and frightening as facing the criminal justice system. It’s important to work with a knowledgeable criminal law attorney if you’ve been arrested for driving under the influence or another criminal offense.
  • Legal malpractice — When you work with a lawyer, you expect to be represented in the best way possible. Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. We fight for the rights of individuals who have unfairly suffered due to legal malpractice by holding negligent attorneys accountable.
  • Civil litigation — There are many situations for which people need to engage in civil litigation, including family law issues, employment disputes, injury claims, and aviation and maritime accident claims. Our lawyers are skilled litigators who fight for you in the courtroom.

Our attorneys have the knowledge and skills necessary to guide you through the legal process, no matter how complicated your case may be.

Contact Virginia Beach attorneys dedicated to your best interests

For the reliable guidance you need for personal injury, criminal law, family law, discrimination and other legal matters, consult the experienced Virginia Beach lawyers at The Law Office of Jeremiah A. Denton III. Schedule an appointment by calling 757-215-4818 or by contacting us online.

Virginia State Bar Disclaimer
Every Legal Matter Is Different. The Outcome Of Each Legal Case Depends Upon Many Factors, Including The Facts Of The Case, And No Attorney Can Guarantee A Positive Result In Any Particular Case. The Outcome Of Every Case Will Depend On A Variety Of Factors Unique To Each Case And Case Results Depicted Here Do Not Guarantee Or Predict A Similar Result In Any Future Case.
Client Testimonials
  • "Jerry, You are an incredible man. Your intelligence and strength were the foundation of our fight. Because of you we have a restored sense of self worth...- Read All"

  • "Dear Mr. Awesome, Champion of the Underdog: No words seem adequate to the occasion. I am just thrilled for you and your very deserving clients. Congratulations! "

  • "It's nice to know that there are still people like you in this world that are not afraid to go against the grain of society and are willing to stick there neck out for somebody else because of their belief in that person. "

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Prior Cases
  • "Jury awards $3 million in wrongful death murder trial. "

  • "Jury awards $1,200,000 in legal malpractice case "

  • "Denton recognized for two of Virginia's top million dollar-plus verdicts "

  • "WAVY ordered to pay $1.2m for defaming couple "

  • "Student scores $5m jury verdict for libel"

  • "Federal jury awards event planners $600,000 each "

  • "Attorney, firm hit with $420,000 verdict"

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    5.0/5.0

    Due to the nature of our case, my family attorney was not qualified to represent us so he sent us to see Mr. Denton. Jake's calm, friendly and professional demeanor seemingly took the other side off guard and we won our case with minimal drama. I wou...

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    5.0/5.0

    I was referred to Jake Denton by one of his law school classmates who practices law in Staunton, VA. I was being sued by a business in Virginia Beach. I’m not going into particulars but I could not be happier with the results that Jake produced. A ...

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    5.0/5.0

    I was referred to Jerry Denton after meeting with several other personal injury attorneys. I knew immediately after meeting with him, this was who I wanted in my corner. Mr. Denton is personable and compassionate with his clients, yet a very skil...

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    5.0/5.0

    I was represented by Mr. Jeremiah Denton in a complex case spanning over two years involving custody of children, a veteran, complex mental health issues, financial issues and much more. The outcome I sought was very rarely granted in the state of Vi...

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    5.0/5.0

    Jake was extremely hardworking

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