About Our Team

Experienced, Trustworthy & Determined
James McLemore
James L. McLemore
Attorney

Skilled attorney, protecting those accused of all misdemeanor and felony offenses.

James L. McLemore

As a criminal defense lawyer in Richmond, Virginia who understands what is at stake you can trust that I will aggressively and effectively defend your rights and protect your vital interests. I am a skilled attorney protecting those accused of all misdemeanor and felony offenses. These include: DUI – Drunk Driving – DUI Minors & Underage Drinking, Virginia License Suspension / Revocation, CDL, Traffic Violations, Murder, Robbery, White Collar Crime, Drug Crimes and Distribution, Sex Crimes, Domestic Violence, Probation and Juvenile Crimes. From start to finish, I will be in your corner providing you with a vigorous defense and superior legal advice, ensuring that you are aware of the status of your criminal case at all times.

All your questions will be answered and your concerns addressed, so that you have a clear understanding of what lies ahead for you. Most importantly, you will receive experienced, aggressive defense representation. My staff and I are committed to fighting your charges and protecting your rights at all costs. If you have been charged with a crime, you need the assistance of an experienced attorney, especially if you have a charge for a subsequent offense.

Helen Borges
Helen Borges
Investigator

Specializing in criminal law, legal research, litigation, criminal defense, fraud and personal injury cases.

Helen Borges

As a former police officer and Magistrate for the Commonwealth of Virginia, and a criminal defense investigator since 1993, I have vast knowledge of the criminal justice system. When you retain Jim to represent you in your legal matter, I come with the package. We have a team approach. You can expect from me the same professional courtesy that you would receive from Jim.

My job as an investigator is all encompassing.  I have knowledge about serums and blood stains, human anatomy, how to conduct research and locate various governmental records, the art of conducting an interview, firearms and how they work, how to organize for large scale cases, the basics of arson investigation, advanced knowledge of sexual assault investigations, the basics of crimes of violence against people, i.e. robbery, murder, felony assault, etc.; and a whole host of other areas that are used on a daily basis. As an criminal defense investigator, I will talk to each witness, review and verify all evidence: physical, verbal, video, etc., that will be used by the prosecution.