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Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Norfolk, VA

James O. Broccoletti
Zoby, Broccoletti & Normile P.C.
6663 Stoney Point South
Norfolk, VA 23502
Phone Work 757-466-0750
Fax Fax 757-466-5026
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2016
Licensed Since: 1978
Education: William & Mary Law School
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense (80%), Criminal Defense: White Collar (20%)


Selected To Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2016

Selected to Super Lawyers for 9 years bottom-image


James O. Broccoletti strongly believes in providing top-notch client service through outstanding legal ethics and communication. At the Virginia law firm of Zoby, Broccoletti & Normile P.C., Mr. Broccoletti defends clients who have been accused of crimes. He has particular experience achieving favorable results for those with state and federal criminal offenses.  Mr. Broccoletti accepts clients in several areas of Virginia.

After receiving his Bachelor of Arts from American University in 1975, Mr. Broccoletti earned his Juris Doctor from William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law in 1978. He began his legal career at the Norfolk Commonwealth's Attorney's Office before partnering with J. Gerard Zoby in 1985. Today, Mr. Broccoletti is admitted to practice law in Virginia and before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit and the United States Supreme Court.

Mr. Broccoletti's strong track record has earned him the respect of his peers. Along with being included in The Best Lawyers in America*, he was featured in Virginia Business magazine's list of Legal Elite. He is an active member of various bars and associations, including the American Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, the Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar Association and the Virginia Beach Bar Association. He has also served as president of the Tidewater Chapter of the Federal Bar Association and chair for the Virginia State Bar's Criminal Law Section and standing committee on legal ethics. He also belongs to the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and serves on the board of directors for the Virginia Capital Representation Resource Center. Mr. Broccoletti was recently appointed to the United States Sentencing Commission Practitioners Advisory Group to represent the Fourth Circuit.

*The Best Lawyers in America® 2013. Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC

About James Broccoletti

Law School: William & Mary Law School

Admitted: 1978, Virginia

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Bar/Professional Activity:

  • United States Sentencing Commission Practitioners Advisory Group to represent the Fourth Circuit., 2015
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • Past Chairman, Virginia State Bar, Virginia State Bar Standing Committee on Legal Ethics, 2003
  • Past Chairman, Virginia State Bar, Criminal Law Section
  • Member, Board of Director, Virginia Capital Resource Center
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • Virginia State Bar Council
  • Past President, Federal Bar Association, Tidewater Chapter
  • Member, Federal Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Virginia Beach Bar Association
  • Member, Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association
  • Virginia, 1978

Educational Background:

  • American University, B.A., 1975

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Last Updated: 10/22/2015
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