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If you mess with the bull, you get the horns.


Dirk Padgett Law PLLC, one of Roanoke, Virginia’s best divorce, child custody, and criminal defense legal firms, was founded on the principles of dedication, hard work and aggressive representation. These are values that founding attorney Dirk B. Padgett developed while serving in the U.S. military, first as a member of the 101st Airborne Division and later as a member of the Judge Advocate General’s Corps.

The team at Dirk Padgett Law will bring that passion to protect your interests, providing you top legal representation in Roanoke, Virginia.

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Dirk B. Padgett’s disciplined military training, expert analytical and negotiation skills, and his extensive investigation and courtroom litigation experience, make him one of the best divorce lawyers and criminal defense attorneys in the Roanoke Valley.

Practice Areas


Criminal Law & DUIs

Criminal law is complex. If you’re charged with a criminal offense, you could face varying penalties, including fines and jail time. Put our decades of experience to work for you.Learn More »

Divorce, Custody & Family Law

Divorce, custody and child support concerns can be stressful, but are critically important for the future of you and your children. We will passionately protect your parental rights and financial interests.Learn More »

Auto Accidents

Too many people who are injured in auto accidents are forced to fight to receive benefits they are rightfully owed. We can help you through the process.Learn More »

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