Our firm was formed with one goal in mind: the best possible outcome for our clients.


Located in the Great Bridge Area of Chesapeake, Virginia, Shilling & Barlow is a full service law firm providing assistance and counsel in criminal law, civil litigation, divorce and family practice, estate planning, and small business law.

Our lawyers have been recognized with numerous awards, including:

An A/V (Preeminent) rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the Highest Possible Rating in both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards, representing the pinnacle of professional excellence

Inclusion in the List of the Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel

Inclusion on the List of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association

The Client Satisfaction Award from the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys


Our Mission

We strive to provide you with the best possible legal representation and superior client service.

We offer assistance in many areas of the law. The practice areas discussed here are not intended to be an exhaustive list but simply highlight some of the matters for which we regularly provide representation. If you are unsure what area your matter falls into, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to discuss it with you.

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Find out about our firm, our methods, and the results of our decades of advocacy.


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