Author: Tony Montagna

Criminal Charges Nolle Prossed Against Father of AJ Hadsell

AJ Hadsell was the Norfolk teenager, who was found dead in Southampton County in April, 2015.  The medical examiner indicated that the cause of death was acute heroin poisoning.  However, the manner of death was not able to be determined. Initially, Wesley Hadsell was indicted on statutory burglary, possession of ammunition by a convicted felon, and four...

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Governor McDonnell Loses Appeal

It was a sad day in Virginia recently. Former Virginia Governor McDonnell’s conviction was affirmed by the appeals Court.  Most people believe Governor McDonnell is a good man.  However, the appeals court found the evidence sufficient to uphold his federal court conviction. By losing the appeal, the likelihood of Governor McDonnell  serving prison...

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Supreme Court Rules on Same Sex Marriage

While there was a long wait, the Supreme Court ruled by a 5-to-4 vote on Friday, June 26, 2015, that everyone has the right to marriage. “No longer may this liberty be denied,” Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote for the majority in the monumental decision.   In the opinion, Justice Kennedy also wrote that “No union is more profound than marriage, for it...

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It is 8:00 a.m., and I am on my way to court.  I look at my calendar to confirm my cases.  Three Pedente Lite hearings are on my calendar.  Are all of my income and expense statements in the correct files?  Will my clients all be on time? Fortunately, everything is in their correct files.  All my clients are in the hallway.  I need top check in with the...

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Norfolk Divorce Lawyer Discusses Division of Property during a Divorce

Anthony Montagna is a top Norfolk Divorce Lawyer Anthony Montagna is an experienced and highly regarded Norfolk Divorce Lawyer that you can trust 425 Monticello Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                         Norfolk,...

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Anthony Montagna, III has practiced law over 21 years. On this page, a Norfolk DUI lawyer explains DUI in Virginia. DUI’s are one of the most serious misdemeanor charges in Virginia.  If convicted of a DUI, one faces up to 12 months in jail, $2,500.00 fine, loss of driver’s license, and other onerous penalties.  Additionally, it is important...

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A Norfolk Traffic Lawyer Explains A Dangling Parking Pass

In this post, a Norfolk traffic lawyer explains a dangling parking pass as a basis for a stop by a police officer.  The Virginia Court of Appeals has attempted to explain how and when a police officer may stop a driver on a highway. The Virginia Court of Appeals has recently ruled that a dangling parking pass is a basis for a stop by a police officer. ...

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ODU streaker had indecent exposure charge dismissed

ODU streaker had indecent exposure charge dismissed.  Recently, a Norfolk Circuit Court Judge allowed an Assistant Commonwealth Attorney to nolle prosequi an indecent exposure charge against a man.  Anthony Montagna argued against allowing the Commonwealth to amend the indecent exposure charge to public nudity.  When the Court sustained Mr. Montagna’s...

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How To Evaluate a Norfolk Divorce Lawyer

Divorce is one of the most stressful things that can happen to a family. It involves an upheaval of memories, emotions and division of personal belongings. It  also uproots the sense of security of any children involved. That’s why it’s so important to hire a competent, calm and experienced family law and divorce lawyer to handle the proceedings....

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A Few of the Clients We Have Helped

  • "Mr. Montagna was the BEST!! I had reckless driving and 2 seatbelt violations ( one for a minor) and he got my whole case DISMISSED!! He is definitely the go to guy for your case… I couldn’t appreciate and thank him enough!"

    Sky B.
  • "Simply the best in the business. Got my 67 in a 35 mph reduced from reckless driving to an improper driving. He let me know what to do before court and I followed everything exactly. Would highly recommend him for any traffic case."

    Wesley F.
  • "Mr. Anthony Montagna understood the assignment! I am so glad I retained him. He is very professional, understanding, attentive, and easy to reach. He will make sure you get the best results as possible. Thank again Mr. Anthony and Kelly for taking care of me and serving me at my best. If anybody is thinking about looking into this law firm, please look no further!"

    Tiara S.
  • "I had a speeding ticket that was 21 over in a 30mph zone. He got my case dismissed. Whatever he asked you to get for court definitely get the paperwork. I really appreciate Anthony Montana for making my driving record go back to +5. He really knows the law and he is definitely an attorney I will use later in life if I will need him again. He does care about the people he helps in court."

    Jacob P.
  • "Mr. Montagna handles my periodic traffic offenses and always gets them dismissed. Depending on the charge he has had me take a driver improvement class, which was actually enjoyable, and my charges are always dismissed. I would never use anybody else for any kind of traffic offense. The cops seem to know him and the bailiff told me one time that I had chosen a good lawyer. Highly recommended."

    Cindy Williams
  • "Anthony helped me with a traffic ticket. His counsel was excellent and he really took the time to understand the situation and give expert guidance on how best to proceed. He got the ticket dismissed and I got points taken off my license as a result of his counsel."

    Michael Moore
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