James J. McCoart III, Attorney at Law
Mr. McCoart is a life-long Virginian who has been an attorney and litigator for nearly twenty-five years in courts throughout the state of Virginia. He is a member of the Virginia State Bar Association.
Some of his cases have involved litigation before the Courts while others have been resolved through settlement or arbitration.
During his legal career, he has appeared on local network television, been quoted in various newspapers, and has appeared before the Virginia Supreme Court.
Mr. McCoart has had hundreds of cases in the Virginia State Courts representing those accused of crimes such as murder, rape, distribution of drugs, assault and battery, possession of marijuana, possession of felony drugs and traffic offenses involving D.U.Is, D.W.Is, reckless driving and driving on suspended/revoked license. See our sections on Criminal Law, Traffic Ticket Violations and a Case Example.
He has handled numerous family law matters, especially custody and/or visitation cases involving children, and divorce. See our section on Family Law.
He and his family have deep roots in the state of Virginia and have been strong believers in public service. His late father was a decorated military officer in the United States Marine Corps before entering politics during the 1970s and l980s, while his mother is a retired public school teacher.
Mr. McCoart, himself, is a former member of the Board of Directors for the prestigious Action in Community through Service program. This program provides life essentials to those in need or crisis. He has also served as a member of a local Crime Commission and has provided pro-bono legal services to those in need of court intervention for protective orders due to domestic issues. In the early stages of his legal career, he was named court appointed attorney of the year by a local district court. He is an honored member of the Worldwide Who’s Who of professionals.
The mission of The Law Office of James J. McCoart, III is to provide high quality legal representation with integrity, professionalism, respect and compassion to his clients, while promoting our legal system.