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Eminent Domain

Wolcott Rivers Gates is a regional authority on eminent domain law. That's why we represent the Virginia Department of Transportation for "Right of Way" acquisitions here in Hampton Roads.

We also represent property owners against those with the power to condemn private property, including public transportation, utility companies and federal and local governments.

We have experience with a range of eminent domain/condemnation matters involving business and individual landowners throughout Virginia. We handle initial acquisition and subsequent use issues such as:

  • Highway "Right of Way" acquisitions

  • Municipality acquisitions

  • Utility acquisitions for gas and electric easements

Your Property. Our Priority.

When challenging legal issues impact your private property, you need a lawyer to protect your best interests. Our attorneys provide the guidance you need to make an educated decision about the impact of the acquisition and the value of your property.

If you are involved in an eminent domain case in Virginia, let the attorneys at Wolcott Rivers Gates put their experience to work for you. Our Virginia eminent domain attorneys have the legal knowledge, experience and resources to help you reach a desired resolution.