Crenshaw, Ware & Martin is a multi-disciplined law firm whose origin dates back to 1923. Through almost nine decades, the firm has maintained a tradition of providing effective legal services of the highest caliber, earning its reputation as one of the premier law firms in Virginia. Its established mission is to provide efficient, superior legal services at a reasonable cost, and to offer responsible leadership within its community. Crenshaw, Ware & Martin strives to enhance the well-being and quality of life for all it serves. The firm is proud of its tradition of high moral values, mutual respect and professionalism.
The firm serves clients of all sizes and types, from individuals and small business owners to Fortune 500 companies and government agencies. While its practice is significantly concentrated in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, representation is extensive throughout the Commonwealth, along the Eastern Seaboard and across the Atlantic.
Our firm history records many favorable results in state and federal trial and appellate courts, including two successful cases decided by the United States Supreme Court. In addition to our extensive litigation expertise, the combined and multi-dimensional experience of our firm has put our attorneys in the forefront of practice areas such as project finance, complex contracts, railroad law, maritime law, housing authority law, real estate, construction law, creditors' rights, employment law and tax-credit finance.