David B. Oakley

David B. Oakley (Virginia Beach, Virginia)

David B. Oakley

Attorney in Virginia Beach, VA
Mr. Oakley is a shareholder who practices out of the Chesapeake office and is a member of Poole Mahoney PC's litigation team. He focuses his litigation practice in land use and environmental law. Mr. Oakley holds a degree in geology and worked for a geophysical consulting firm before attending law school. His background as a geologist provides him with invaluable insight into environmental regulatory issues. Mr. Oakley is able to assist his clients to negotiate various state and federal environmental laws and regulations. He is a member of Poole Mahoney's brownfield remediation team which seeks to restore formerly contaminated and blighted properties into land suitable for economically beneficial uses. Additionally, he has extensive experience in the areas of commercial litigation, premises liability, products liability, insurance defense, condemnation/eminent domain, ยง 1983 defense, land use approvals, complex litigation, real estate litigation and commercial and residential landlord-tenant litigation. In 2012, he was selected as a Virginia Rising Star by Richmond magazine, Virginia Super Lawyers in Environmental Law.
757-215-4961 757-215-4961
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Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Brownfields Redevelopment
  • Environmental Law
  • Workers Compensation
  • Eminent Domain
  • Litigation
  • Constitutional Law
  • Environmental Land Use
  • Land Use
  • Land Use Litigation
  • Zoning Law

Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Admission Details
Admitted in 2006, Virginia
2009, North Carolina
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia
Credit Cards Accepted
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Hourly Rates
Law School Attended
University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Class of 2005
University Attended
University of Georgia
Class of 2002
BS Geology
Associations & Memberships
Virginia State Bar, North Carolina State Bar, Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys, Greenbrier Family YMCA Board Member and Virginia Beach Bar Association.
Representative Cases
Am. Zurich Ins. Co. v. Amundson, 2009 Va. App. LEXIS 150, No. 2748-07-1 (March 31, 2009).
Avalon, Inc. v. Canter, 2007 Va. App. LEXIS 366, No. 1356-07-1 (Oct. 2, 2007).
Gilmore v. Wise, 72 Va. Cir. 353, (2006).
Holmes v. Reid, 80 Va. Cir. 514 (Va. Cir. Ct. 2010)
McCoy v. EHM Constr., Inc., 2011 Va. App. LEXIS 170, No. 2542-10-1 (May 17, 2011).
Meeks v. Circle South, Inc., 79 Va. Cir. 469 (2009).
Mineo Corp. v. Rowe, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 101479, No. 2:07-cv-57-H (E.D.N.C. Sept. 8, 2011).
Mineo Corp. v. Rowe, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22304, No. 2:07-cv-57-H (E.D.N.C. March 4, 2011)

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Poole Brooke Plumlee PC
4705 Columbus Street,
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 552-6035
(757) 962-6180
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David B. Oakley
Poole Brooke Plumlee PC
4705 Columbus Street,
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

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