PWHD Business Law Group

The PWHD Business Law Group represents a wide range of clients, from start-up companies to Fortune 500 corporations. These lawyers have a broad range of experience in providing sound advice to corporate clients, forming new business entities, selling and acquiring businesses, acquiring, developing and selling real estate, prosecuting and defending commercial litigation, drafting wills and trusts, and administering estates. Attorneys in the Business Group frequently work with and appear before local, state and federal governmental entities, boards and commissions. In 2003, PWHD was ranked in the top 5 law firms in the Norfolk and Virginia Beach region by Board Members, Inc., in its national listing of "America's Best Corporate Law Firms". We focus on providing effective, efficient representation to assist our clients in understanding all their options and to achieve the clients' goals.

PWHD Capitol Consulting Group

The PWHD Capitol Consulting Group is a full-service issues management and government affairs group which operates as a sector of Virginia law firm Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein. Representing clients ranging from non-profit organizations to entertainment companies, the group understands that the basis for successful enterprise and public policy is founded on three key elements: accurate analysis, consensus building and effective communication. With this basic foundation in mind, PWHD’s business law group has built an impressive track record of results, as well as a renowned reputation for providing effective, innovative and strategic solutions for their clients.

Professional and Experienced Representation

While the success of the group can be seen in its results as a whole, its achievements and qualifications can also be demonstrated by its individual members. Chairman of the Group, Alan Diamonstein utilizes his 30 years of experience as a former elected official representing the Virginia Peninsula to his client’s benefit. Advising clients in public policy issues and economic development, he brings an extensive knowledge of the legislative and budget process, in addition to strong working relationships with elected and appointed officials in Virginia and across the country. Supporting the chairman in his business law endeavors, the other members of the Group use their experience from years of work in Virginia’s Capitol, and in public policy and legislative processes at the national, state and local level, to fully serve their diverse group of clients.

Strategic Business Solutions

Using the breadth of experience obtained among its members, the group has successfully handled cases on behalf a wide range of clients including:

  • Non-profit organizations
  • Local governments
  • Sports and entertainment companies
  • Business groups
  • Commercial and residential real estate development
  • Hospitality industry

Currently, the group is available to represent these and other establishments in a variety of business law matters ranging from shareholder agreements to entity formation and welcome inquires regarding their broad range of services. The PWHD Business Law Group works to provide effective and strategic solutions that can ensure new opportunities for clients in all types of ventures. Do not hesitate to contact us today.

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12350 Jefferson Avenue
Suite 300
Newport News, VA 23602

Local: (757) 223-4500
Toll-Free: (800) 459-1881