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Martindale Ratings

Average Peer Rating
4.1/5.0
Average Client Rating
Client Recommended
95% client recommended

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5.0/5.0

Mary Martin, Paralegal, was friendly and professional. She handled all the details of the settlement smoothly. We were very comfortable working with her and appreciated the emails and phone calls to keep us up to...

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Client 2017/08/03

5.0/5.0

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Client 2017/06/09

5.0/5.0

I am so grateful to Yvonne Griffin and Katherine Seagle and Fletcher Hultman. They Care about their clients. Ms. Griffin shows that all clients are important. Kat was excellent, so careful and thorough on every...

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Client 2016/12/12

5.0/5.0

I consider myself fortunate to have had Kelly Roberts for an attorney. She is the consummate professional with a personal touch. She was readily available and kept me updated on my case in a very timely manner. She...

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Client 2016/12/11

5.0/5.0

Shannon T. Morgan is an excellent attorney. I would not hesitate to call her again if needed. I highly recommend her to anyone that would ask. Thank you so much for your help

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Client 2015/08/16

5.0/5.0

Everything went the way we were told!

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Client 2015/03/03

5.0/5.0

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Principal 2014/12/20

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2014/12/11

5.0/5.0

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Member 2014/12/04

5.0/5.0

He did a fabulous job on a very complicated short sale for me. He was outstanding! I would recommend him to anyone. I would use him again if I ever needed to (which hopefully I will not!).

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Client 2014/11/10

5.0/5.0

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Of Counsel 2014/10/16

5.0/5.0

Ms. Griffin went above & beyond our expectations. She was very pleasant to talk to and extremely informative. I would & will highly recommend her to any/ all of my family & friends. Can't praise her enough for the...

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Client 2014/09/07

5.0/5.0

Mr. Tucker stuck by our side for over a year during a painful short sale process. However, he saw it through to the end and finished the deal. We are extremely grateful for his experience and expertise in this...

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Client 2013/07/02

5.0/5.0

Very personable and efficient

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Client 2013/02/16

5.0/5.0

I went through a Short Sale process with a bank that changed the rules every six months. Now that it is done, I cannot imagine going through a Short Sale process without the assistance I received from Bill Tucker's...

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Client 2013/01/05

5.0/5.0

I bought a house at the top of the market and needed to sell it at the bottom. I couldn't afford to take the loss on the house, so Tucker helped me get out by doing a short sale on the house. This helped me avoid...

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Client 2012/07/19

5.0/5.0

I recently completed a short sale with Bill and was overwhelmed by the efficiency and effort put forth by this firm. Bill's paralegal, Valerie Johnson, was invaluable in her persistence and communication. I would...

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Client 2012/05/05

5.0/5.0

'I like to be perfect.' These are words you want and need your attorney to say, and they are a direct quote from Laura Blair Butler of Tucker Griffin Barnes. She represents me in my very contentious divorce case....

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Client 2012/04/24

5.0/5.0

Five words: 'I like to be perfect.' These are words you want and need your attorney to say, and they are a direct quote from Laura Blair Butler of Tucker Griffin Barnes. She represents me in my very contentious and...

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Client 2012/04/24

5.0/5.0

Bill Tucker's firm negotiated the difficult but successful short sale of my house in Charlottesville for me after I moved to California. I was very pleased with how everything turned out, and with how communicative...

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Client 2012/02/28

5.0/5.0

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Client 2012/02/13

5.0/5.0

Working with Bill and Valerie and a particularly tough case was a pleasure. I always felt like they were happy to take the time and explain all the intricacies to me; I always felt like I was in the loop, that I...

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Client 2011/10/21

5.0/5.0

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Client 2011/10/12

5.0/5.0

Everyone I worked with at this firm was knowledgeable, attentive, responsive, helpful, and informative. I never felt rushed, and although they were working under a deadline and time pressure, they never rushed me...

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Client 2011/05/05

5.0/5.0

Ms. Hakes was supportive, available, informative, and successful in facilitating the success of our legal defense in a wrongful accusation criminal case. She was instrumental in my husband getting his PT license...

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Client 2011/04/27

5.0/5.0

He was very understanding of my situation and gave me all the time I needed to answer my questions.

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Client 2011/04/11

5.0/5.0

Communication was excellent and the knowledge made the short sale go smooth and from start to finish it closed within one month!

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Client 2011/03/25

5.0/5.0

We recently sold our Cabin in Rileyville VA. We worked with a Real Estate Paralegal named Jenna C Peregoy. What a fantastic, fast service she provided. She had to contend with 3 Sellers to boot! She was very...

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Client 2011/03/23

5.0/5.0

I have been in the real estate business for 30 years, and consistently, William D. Tucker and his able assistants, this time, Kim, make the transaction happen. These were particularly challenging clients, and the...

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Client 2011/03/21

5.0/5.0

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Client 2010/12/30

5.0/5.0

We needed to find someone quickly that could be effective in an underage drinking/ possession case that was familiar with the court and judge. Ms. Hakes was a superb, knowledgable, straight shooter. Her strategy...

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Client 2010/11/09

5.0/5.0

Wonderful law firm.... Laura Butler is the best! Very realistic, yet understanding!

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Client 2010/06/25

5.0/5.0

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Associate 2010/06/02

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2009/08/17

5.0/5.0

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Managing Partner 2009/08/16

5.0/5.0

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Partner 2009/08/09

5.0/5.0

Have used this law firm on two separate occassions and both times I was very impressed! Very knowledgeable and informative, outstanding communication. Very attentive and responsive in their handling of my case. ...

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Client 2009/03/23

4.8/5.0

Living in South Carolina and selling a building lot in Central Virginia became a small nightmare, when a recorded judgment was discovered dating back to a previous owner. Although the judgment had actually been...

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Client 2017/07/27

4.8/5.0

They were a tremendous help in the short sale process. We bought at the top of the market and had to sell low and they made sure the whole process went smoothly. I would never go through a situation like again...

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Client 2012/09/26

4.8/5.0

We recently went through a short sale process and the effectiveness and efficiency of the Tucker Law Firm was invaluable. This was our first experience in real estate and while at times we felt a little in the dark...

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Client 2012/07/04

4.8/5.0

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Client 2012/02/13

4.6/5.0

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Member 2009/08/09

4.5/5.0

My Wife,Daughter and I used TGB to handle the closing on property in Gordonsville. We could not have been more impressed with the service that we received from this company.. We live in New Jersey and everything...

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Client 2018/10/24

4.5/5.0

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Client 2015/12/07

4.5/5.0

Yvonne helped me tremendously through the process which seemed to drag on forever! She was patient and helped me understand all the steps along the way. She is thorough and her staff very helpful, as well, to get...

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Client 2014/06/16

4.5/5.0

I bought a foreclosure property in a fairly reasonable period of time (which is unusual considering the extra layers to that type of purchase). I credit that accomplishment to Bill Tucker and his team of...

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Client 2013/02/02

4.5/5.0

These folks went way above/beyond expectations! Based on their experience dealing with people who were faced with life changing injuries that were devastating, our lawyer (Y Griffin) & her paralegal(E Goven)helped...

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Client 2011/07/17

4.4/5.0

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Member 2014/10/14

4.2/5.0

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Managing Partner 2014/10/14

4.2/5.0

I know Yvonne well - she is a very ethical attorney. She has been active in the area of PI practice for many years.She is also active in volunteer bar organizations and assumes leadership roles effectively.

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Partner 2009/08/09

3.8/5.0

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Principal 2014/10/30

3.8/5.0

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Member 2014/10/14

3.8/5.0

Great firm!

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Client 2013/05/19

3.8/5.0

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Client 2012/03/29

3.8/5.0

The legal process was long in general, but my attorney stayed in touch and was available when I had questions. She won my case for me!

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Client 2010/11/17

3.6/5.0

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Partner 2009/08/10

3.4/5.0

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Principal 2014/10/30

3.4/5.0

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Member 2009/08/16

3.4/5.0

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Partner 2009/08/08

3.0/5.0

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Partner 2009/08/16

2.8/5.0

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Partner 2009/08/08

2.6/5.0

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Partner 2012/05/15

1.5/5.0

1.5 Stars While the case was finally settled with a satisfactorily outcome, dealing with Ms. Barnes was terrible. Horrible communication. Constant excuses on her part for tasks poorly done and mistakes. Would...

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Client 2018/04/16

1.0/5.0

I have had an experience that makes me question this firm's ethics, and have spoken with other who have had similar experiences. Somehow, they get high satisfaction ratings. I am amazed.

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Client 2018/03/26