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Charlottesville Lawyers

Notice Regarding Covid-19

Davidson & Kitzmann, PLC is open and available to assist with our clients’ legal needs.  Our lawyers are utilizing video conferencing (such as Zoom), email, and the telephone for consultations, for settlement conferences and where otherwise appropriate.  

Our Goal

Our goal is to achieve the very best result possible for all of our law firm’s clients. Our lawyers have over 80 years of combined experience and pride themselves in their ability to offer quality, experienced representation in a broad range of legal areas including divorce, family law, employment law, criminal law, white collar defense, reckless driving and DUI. Our lawyers also routinely offer a broad range of legal services to executives, physicians, medical professionals and UVA students.

High Quality Representation

Our law firm has skilled attorneys who represent clients across Virginia. Our lawyers routinely practice in state and federal courts, both at trial, and on appeal to the Virginia Court of Appeals, the Virginia Supreme Court, and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Every lawyer at our law firm is a graduate of the University of Virginia and has distinguished himself or herself as a lawyer and as a member of the community. Our lawyers has been chosen to leadership positions in various legal organizations. We are proud that our firm has been named a best law firm by U.S. News and World Report and our lawyers have received other honors.*

Charlottesville Divorce and Employment Lawyers

Our Approach

Our lawyers manage each case with a personal approach to the unique needs of the client. Our lawyers take the time to get to know our clients and fully understand their situation, needs, and wishes. Experience has given our attorneys an understanding of our clients’ questions and the issues they face.

Our Services

Employment Law

Our lead employment lawyer has over 20 years of experience fighting for employees’ rights in sexual harassment, overtime, discrimination and other types of cases. We are ready to help you with all of your employment law needs.

Family Law

Our attorneys handle all family law matters including divorce, separation agreements, custody and visitation, spousal support and child support, protective orders, appeals, and others. Our lawyers have taught courses on family law to other lawyers and their family law articles are routinely published. 

Criminal Defense

Our criminal defense lawyer is a former prosecutor who has provided aggressive defense of DUI, reckless driving, underage drinking, shoplifting, assault, fake ID, possession and other offenses for over 20 years. We offer a free consultation with a lawyer, not a paralegal.

Personal Injury

Our lawyers have handled claims in vehicle and tractor trailer accidents, sexual assault, slip and fall, and other types of personal injury cases. We offer a free consultation.

Healthcare Professionals

Our lawyers have advised hundreds of physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals with a wide range of legal issues including disciplinary proceedings before the board of medicine and board of nursing, non-competes, contracts, negotiation and others.

Collaborative Law

In appropriate cases, collaborative law rather than litigation may help make the difficult process of divorce easier for everyone involved. Our lead collaborative lawyer Kitt Mattingly has many years of experience helping clients resolve their family law matters amicably.

UVA Students

We have developed a broad experience in protecting the rights of UVA students who have been charged criminally with shoplifting, fake ID, underage drinking, larceny, assault or other charges.  We also advocate for UVA students who are charged with honor offenses. 


If your divorce, personal injury, employment, or other civil case did not turn out the way you hoped, you may have an opportunity to have the decision reviewed on appeal.  Our lawyers have handled dozens of appeals to Circuit Courts, the Virginia Court of Appeals, the Virginia Supreme Court, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

Our Lawyers

Contact Us

If you have questions about divorce or other family law issues, an employment law issue or have some other legal matter, and you seek a lawyer who is experienced, professional, and dedicated to your best interests, please call us today or contact us using the form below.

Please note that the use of our contact form does not create an attorney-client relationship and therefore there is no attorney-client protection for the information you choose to submit to us.  As such, please do not submit any confidential or privileged information in the contact form.

We are located in Charlottesville, but our lawyers handle cases in Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Greene County, Fluvanna County, Louisa County, Nelson County, Madison County, Orange County, Roanoke, Harrisonburg, Staunton, Waynesboro, Augusta County, and across Virginia.

Davidson & Kitzmann, PLC
211 E. High Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902

Phone:  434-972-9600
Fax:  434-220-0011


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