Law Firm in Smithfield, VA

Experience. Service. Integrity. Results.

Providing quality legal services

to Smithfield, Isle of Wight County and the surrounding areas

We are located in Smithfield, Virginia, a charming small town in southeasern Virginia. We represent clients in Smithfield, Isle of Wight County and all over the Hampton Roads region of Virginia. Our practice concentrates on providing those legal services most in need to local residents and small businesses in the area. We bring extensive experience and professionalism to every case or matter at a fair and reasonable cost.

Our attorneys have been practicing in Smithfield and the surrounding area for over fifty years. We provide effective and practical solutions for our clients. We are problem solvers. Our attorneys and staff understand your needs and handle your matters with friendliness, courtesy and professionalism. We understand your legal needs and do everything we can to provide the real estate, traffic defense, estate planning, civil litigation, land development and civil litigation services you need promptly and effectively.

Get in touch with us to set up a consultation, or use the contact form here inquire whether our services are right for you.

Real Estate

We handle residential and commercial real estate matters of all kinds. Our attorneys and real estate staff have more than 100 years of combined experience. We've seen it all and we know how to get the deals closed. Very often the most expensive thing you will every buy is your home and we give you the advice and assistance you need in making that purchase happen and protecting your investment.

Land Use and Development

Bill Riddick has represented clients in land use matters for more than 35 years. If you need an experienced advocate for the rezoning,subdivision or other development of real estate we can help you. Whether it is a large subdivision or a smaller division of land for a family transfer, we have the expertise and knowledge to get it done.

Wills and Estate Planning

Wills and Estate Planning

Bill Riddick has been the Commissioner of Accounts in Isle of Wight County for more than 25 years. He's seen it all - good estate planning and bad estate planning. His extensive experience gives him the knowledge and ability to help you develop an estate plan that meets your needs and satisfied your wishes as simply as possible. Everyone needs to consider making a will, executing powers of attorney and advance medical directives. The nicest thing you can do for your family is to not leave them a mess to deal with at your death. We can explain how it all works and give you the direction you need.

Civil Litigation

Our firm handles civil litigation, primarily involving real estate, wills and estates and contract disputes. We restrict our litigation to the same areas of the law in which we concentrate our law practice. Experience and knowledge of the law matters and we provide effective representation in these types of cases.



Almost everyone ends up with a traffic ticket of some sort from time to time. Court can be intimidating. Our attorneys regularly appear in courts all over Western Tidewater and Hampton Roads.

General Business Law

General Business Law

Small business is the backbone of our local economy. We have formed hundreds of corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships through the years and continue to provide these small businesses with the legal advice and services they need to be successful.

Riddick & Pope, PC:
For All Your Legal Needs

Visit our multipractice law firm in Smithfield, VA & Surrounding Areas

Look no further for a reputable local law firm. Riddick & Pope, PC has been earning the trust of clients in Smithfield, VA and surrounding areas for over three decades. From business formation to real estate, our law firm handles a wide range of legal issues.

Bill Riddick, a local attorney who's been practicing law since 1984, can assist you by...

  • Listening attentively as you describe your legal matter
  • Looking into local or state laws that might apply to your case
  • Providing guidance to empower you to make an informed decision

Contact us today to arrange a meeting with a local attorney.

Consult a knowledgeable local attorney in Smithfield, VA & Surrounding Areas

When you need real estate, business formation, traffic ticket defense or estate planning services, turn to Riddick & Pope, PC for guidance. Schedule an appointment today so you can speak with...

  • A DUI attorney about fighting your charges
  • A business formation attorney about choosing the right business structure
  • A 1031 exchange attorney about deferring capital gains taxes on your property

You can reach attorneys Riddick & Pope directly by calling 757-357-4314. Our main office is in Smithfield, but we have a Portsmouth location as well to serve our clients on the Southside.