H. Joel Weintraub


Joel Weintraub has been practicing law for over 40 years and focuses his practice on civil litigation involving disputes between individuals and corporations. Joel’s recent cases involve corporate litigation, personal injury, business law, will and trust contests and interpretation, shareholder rights, and estate administration.


“The phrase is ‘attorney and counselor at law’ and I think that second part, being a counselor-at-law, is very important. Law can be a very stressful thing especially for the client to whom everything is very, very strange.” ~ H. Joel Weintraub

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wills and Estate
  • Real Estate
  • Litigation

Bar Admission

  • Commonwealth of Virginia, 1973
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern Virginia, 1973
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Claims, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1978


  • The University of Virginia – B.A., 1968
  • The University of Virginia – J.D., 1973

Professional and Civic Associations

  • Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Commissioner in Chancery, Norfolk Circuit Court
  • Board of Directors, Lafayette Shores Homeowners Association