offering pragmatic advice, realistic solutions to your criminal charges

Melinda F. Seemar graduated from law school in 1998 and has been practicing in the Tidewater Virginia area (Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, and Suffolk) ever since.  Ms. Seemar started working as an attorney at the law firm of Stallings & Bischoff in Virginia Beach, VA, moving her office into the Norfolk, VA downtown area in 2012.  Ms. Seemar has focused her practice in criminal law and family law. Her areas of expertise include jailable traffic matters, assault and battery charges, theft and other misdemeanors as well as felonies, such as, but not limited to, malicious wounding, assault and battery, sexual offenses, rape, drug charges, robbery, burglary, theft and gun charges.  When you or a loved one is charged with a crime, you need the best advice and care of your case to get you through this difficult time.  

No matter who Ms. Seemar represents, she has built her reputation on the same PLEDGE:  We will work aggressively for you.  We will listen to you.  We will be mindful that this is your case, your life.  We will always give you honest advice.  We will charge reasonable fees.  We will do our very best to get excellent results.  

Contact Melinda F. Seemar PC at (757) 622-6011 for more information.  





Get in touch

Finding the right attorney to represent you is a choice not to be taken lightly. That’s why we offer free consultations to walk you through your needs, the scope of your goals, and your budget.  

Book an appointment ▸





Melinda F. Seemar

MELINDA F. SEEMAR loves to live and work in Norfolk, Virginia.  Working for the last 18 years in the Tidewater Courts, she has come to know and understand the different jurisdictions, the law, the judges and the people.  Put her experience to work for you.  Before getting her law degree, Ms. Seemar lived and travelled throughout the United States, working as a paralegal/investigator in Oregon, Colorado and Montana.  She currently volunteers for the Norfolk Animal Care Center.   



Juris Doctor, 1998

B.A., Anthropology, 1985

Activities & Affiliations

• Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association
• Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
• Virginia Beach Bar Association

Bar Admission

• Virginia, 1998