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About Tom


Tom practices all over the Commonwealth of Virginia including: Virginia including Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, York, Chesterfield, Richmond, Spotsylvania, and other nearby jurisdictions. 

Thomas G. Shaia, J.D., is an award-winning, former criminal prosecutor with more than thirty years experience. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1988. He understands the courtroom, the law, and—most importantly—justice. He has worked in many courts throughout Virginia, including the City of Richmond, Henrico County, Spotsylvania County, and the City of Suffolk. As a prosecutor, he fought many cases and succeeded in many jury trials. Shaia understands the dynamics of how the law and the facts interact to form the best case. He was awarded for his work as a prosecutor, and his work in educating other prosecutors.

Tom established Shaia's Law, which is based in Richmond, Virginia.  Shaia's Law has filed several complaints involving millions of dollars in various jurisdictions.  He has consulted on various criminal cases, contract reviews, and contract enforcement matters. Services are provided throughout the state.

Shaia's Law, PLLC

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