Portsmouth, VA
(757) 673-0001
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We act promptly to ensure that you receive the justice that you deserve.


We will listen to your needs and provide honest feedback on the best course of action.


We take action and execute a comprehensive legal plan to completion.

About us

Attorney Don Scott is a former United States Naval Officer. He understands integrity, service and sacrifice.

Don was raised by a determined single mother from what some would call a disadvantaged socio-economic background. However, his mother, brothers and sisters always had each other and they believed in working hard and fighting for what you believe in no matter the odds.

After over ten years serving as Senior Vice-President for a multi-million dollar corporation , Don decided to enter private law practice and founded the Law Office of Don Scott. The Law Office of Don Scott is dedicated to providing the very best legal services to his clients throughout the state of Virginia.

Attorney Don Scott will fight for you to get the job done.

To best serve you, the Law Office of Don Scott provides flexible hours, and we value your interest and we return all phone calls.

We make home, hospital and jail visits when you cannot make it to our office.
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Areas of Practice

Civil Rights

The Law Office of Don Scott is committed to protecting and defending your civil rights. If your rights have been violated and you have been mistreated unconstitutionally because of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or disability we may be able to assist you in seeking justice. If you have been the victim of an any of the following the Law Office of Don Scott may be able to assist you:

  1. Unreasonable searches and seizures
  2. Cruel and unusual punishment
  3. Losing a job or being passed over for a promotion due to discrimination
  4. Abuse by a public official
  5. Any discrimination based on a superficial quality or belief

Employment, Business and Workforce

The Law office of Don Scott is able to assist you in matters where you have been discriminated against or had your employment contract violated. Additionally, the Law Office of Don Scott is able to assist you in navigating the complex process of starting a business or in protecting your business interests. We can review and prepare contracts and agreements. Additionally, we are able to assist you in preparing nondisclosures and employment agreements for your workforce and talent solutions.

Personal Injury

If you have been injured in an automobile accident or truck accident, the Law Office of Don Scott is able to make sure you get compensated for your injuries, loss of time at work, and emotional suffering. Insurance companies have professionals –adjusters and lawyers-working on these type of cases. You need to have someone protecting YOUR interests.

Real Estate

The Law Office of Don Scott is CRESPA certified by the State of Virginia and able to assist you in your real estate needs. We are able to conduct and direct all of your activities related to closing.

Family Law, Wills, and Estates

Whether it’s a divorce, child custody, or child support matter, the Law Office of Don Scott can handle these matters with professionalism and effectiveness. Know your rights in regard to all these matters. Also, unfortunately, many folks don’t plan for their family’s future by being proactive and preparing a will, power of attorney, or medical directive. Trust the Law Office of Don Scott to advise you in protecting you and your family.

Criminal Justice

The Law Office of Don Scott believes that all accused are presumed innocent and should be treated as such no matter the charges. Also, when the government- state or federal – points all of its vast resources at you, you need a lawyer who want be intimidated and a lawyer that will fight with you. Trust the Law Office of Don Scott to aggressively pursue justice on your behalf. We handle all traffic matters and misdemeanors and felonies in both state and federal court.

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Don Scott Law provides the community with responsive, trustworthy result-driven service. We aim to help citizens of the Hampton Roads community by assisting as you navigate a complex legal system. We are entrusted as community representatives and honor our ability to serve as attorneys and counsellors.