James H. Shoemaker, Jr. – Attorney at Law

Serving Clients in Virginia Beach, Hampton Roads, Washington D.C. & Throughout the U.S.

A trial lawyer with more than 20 years of experience, James H. (Jamie) Shoemaker, Jr., is an experienced advocate for individuals who need legal representation in cases involving:

  • Employment law, such as sexual harassment or retaliation cases
  • Fair Labor Standards Act, such as wage and hour violation cases
  • False Claims Act, whistleblower cases

Mr. Shoemaker holds Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for quality and integrity and has earned numerous other accolades.  As a partner in the firm Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein (PWHD), he has the resources available to litigate your case. PWHD is one of the largest firms in Virginia with a significant practice dedicated to protecting individuals’ rights. With 24 lawyers, 50 paraprofessionals, and 25 years of practice behind him, Mr. Shoemaker can aggressively pursue cases against the largest and toughest opponents.

Mr. Shoemaker provides free consultations* for most types of cases: whistleblower, wage and hour, and sexual harassment.