David B. Oakley (Virginia Beach, Virginia)

David B. Oakley

Licensed for 10 years

Practice Area: Brownfields Redevelopment, Environmental Law, Workers Compensation 7 more areas of practice + 7 more

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757-215-4961

David B. Oakley

757-215-4961

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

Serving Virginia Beach, VA view address

Shareholder at firm Poole Brooke Plumlee PC

Serving Virginia Beach, VA view address

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates

About David B. Oakley

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. Additio...

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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.

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Areas of Law

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

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  • 4.8/5.0 6 reviews
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  • Legal Knowledge

    4.8/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.8/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.3/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 03/13/14 in Civil Litigation

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Other Law Firm Position on 06/11/13 in General Practice

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Of Counsel on 05/10/13 in Premises Liability

    I have handled a case with David and found him well versed on the law and facts. Read more

    I have handled a case with David and found him well versed on the law and facts.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 05/10/13 in Land Use

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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 4.6/5.0 by a Associate on 05/10/13 in Civil Litigation

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      3.0/5.0

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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Principal on 05/21/13 in Admiralty Law

    I have dealt with Mr. Oakley by telephone and email communications, but I have not yet met him face-to-face. Read more

    I have dealt with Mr. Oakley by telephone and email communications, but I have not yet met him face-to-face.

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

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      3.0/5.0

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      Credentials

      Position
      Shareholder
      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
      JD
      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)