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Shemeka C Hankins

Shemeka C Hankins

Former Prosecutor Working for You - Skilled in Drug, DUI, Gun and Juvenile Law
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Juvenile Law ...
  • Virginia
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Biography

Attorney Shemeka Hankins is an experienced prior prosectuor with years of criminal litigation experience. A seasoned trial attorney, she is well-versed in a number of criminal areas such as drugs/narcotics/marijuana, driving under the influence (DUI/DWI), theft crimes, and juvenile justice. She also has experience with mental health programs, license restoration, restoration of gun rights, and expungements.

Shemeka Hankins is a committed servant of the community and puts the rights of clients at the forefront of the defense. She is dedicated to helping her clients protect their freedoms and defend their rights in legal situations. Attorney Shemeka Hankins is a lawyer you can trust with your future.

Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    DUI & DWI
    Juvenile Law
    Traffic Tickets
    Suspended License
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Virginia
Virginia State Bar
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Associate Attorney
Office of the Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney
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Education
Regent University School of Law
J.D. (2011) | Law
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College of William and Mary
B.A. (2004) | English, Music
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Honors: Ewell Award
Activities: Student Government, Orientation Aide, Choir
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Awards
Local Bar Leader of the Year
Virginia State Bar, Conference of Local and Specialty Bar Associations
Public Practitioner of the Year
South Hampton Roads Bar Association
Significant Service Award
Virginia State Bar, Young Lawyers Conference
Significant Service Award
Virginia State Bar, Young Lawyers Conference
Professional Associations
Virginia State Bar  # 82185
Member
Current
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Virginia Women Attorney's Association
Board Member
- Current
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Virginia State Bar, Young Lawyers Conference
Board Member
- Current
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South Hampton Roads Bar Association
Immediate Past President
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
We Must Combat Racial Disparity and Create a More Diverse Legal Profession
Virginia State Bar, Virginia Lawyer
Speaking Engagements
How to Cope with Racial Injustice, Virginia Beach, VA
Regent University Black Law Students Association
Clerk's Panel on Local Practice and Procedure, Solo and Small Practitioner's Forum, Suffolk, Va
VSB, Conference of Local and Specialty Bar Association
Laws that Affect Kids, 12th Annual African American Male Summit, Green Run High School, Virginia Beach, VA
Websites & Blogs
Website
Invictus Law
Legal Answers
91 Questions Answered
Q. I got a dui over 10 yrs ago never took asap,license are revoked till I get a asap paper, what to do
A: The ladies below are both correct; you will also need to petition the court for a restricted license so you can have ASAP/ignition interlock.
Q. i was never convicted of a DUI it was reduced to a misdemeanor am i still required to take an asap class ?
A: It depends on if the court required you to or if DMV requires you to. The court can tell you that its not required but the DMV is a separate entity and can make you take ASAP related to their requirements. If neither has ordered you to, then you are free to go.
Q. sexting dating scam
A: Advice is to not give into the blackmail. I would gather information about the money they are asking for and for what reason via text or email. If they don't want to provide it, then say you're no longer entertaining any messages. If the do provide it, stop responding at that point. You have the information that you need to potentially bring criminal charges. Many people will tell you that once you make a payment, one you could be admitting you did something wrong and two, it won't stop - it will always be more money. Just walk away.
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Contact & Map
Invictus Law
1240 Perimeter Parkway
Suite 404
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
Telephone: (757) 337-2500
Monday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Calls on weekdays will be answered after hours until 9pm and on weekends.