Richmond is a city of great historical importance. It once served as capital of the Confederate States of America during the Civil War period. Founding Father Patrick Henry uttered the famous words “Give me Liberty or give me Death” here in 1775. FindLaw has created legal resource pages and articles just for Richmond residents and visitors. The courthouse and legal aid resources, as well as articles on various types of cases, can help get you started with your Richmond legal issues.
As the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, Richmond has many courthouses within its boundaries. If you’re a juror, witness, or have a case here, check out this article. You’ll find a list of courts including useful parking information and courthouse tips.
You need a lawyer in Richmond, but there’s no way you can afford one. Legal fees are way out of your price range. Not to worry. Residents of Richmond County have several options for free or low-cost legal aid for those who qualify.
Have you had a car accident on Highway 95, Powhite Parkway, Route 88 or anywhere else in Richmond? Here’s some useful information about what to do at the scene, how to report the accident, tips about insurance laws, and more.
A Richmond DUI conviction can have lasting consequences on your life, your job, and your wallet. But if you are facing alcohol and/or drug-related driving charges in the “River City,” this article will give you a general idea of what to expect from the initial arrest to sentencing.