Carmelou G. Aloupas

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Chesapeake, VA

Aloupas Law
 | 220 Mt. Pleasant Road, Suite 102
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Phone: 757-707-8560
Fax: 757-257-0795
Selected To Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (80%),
  • Criminal Defense (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Carmelou G. Aloupas is the founder and owner of Aloupas Law, which has offices in Chesapeake and Hampton, Virginia. A highly rated and award-winning attorney, Ms. Aloupas serves clients throughout the state who are dealing with serious and complex legal challenges involving any of the following:

    • Family law and divorce, including child custody and support, spousal support, property division, modifications and enforcements, and other related areas

    • DUI/DWI defense, as well as defense for those facing serious traffic violations and other criminal charges

    • Civil and criminal appeals

    An attorney since 2010, Ms. Aloupas has earned a reputation as one of the region's leading family law and criminal defense lawyers. Personable and responsive, she takes the time to fully understand her clients' needs so that she can more effectively help them protect their rights and interests and achieve the most favorable outcomes possible for their situations.

    A 1991 graduate of Athens State University, Ms. Aloupas earned her Master of Science in criminal justice from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2000. She then attended Regent University School of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2010. That same year, the Virginia State Bar admitted her to practice, and she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.  In 2018. Ms. Aloupas was admitted to the State Bar of Texas.

    An accomplished author and speaker, Ms. Aloupas has written extensively and conducted numerous lectures and seminars on a variety of legal topics, and she maintains an active presence in her legal community, as evidenced by her memberships with several local, state and national bar associations.

    Recognized for her impeccable professionalism and exceptional legal abilities, Ms. Aloupas has received a number of awards and honors throughout her career, and she holds top ratings from Avvo in the areas of family law, criminal defense and appeals. In addition, Coastal Virginia Magazine voted her a Top Lawyer in 2015.

    Practice Areas
    • 80%Family Law
    • 20%Criminal Defense
    Focus Areas

    Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Assault & Battery, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Failure to Pay Child Support, Felony, Misdemeanor, Probation, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence


    top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020

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    About Carmelou Aloupas

    Admitted: 2010, Virginia

    Professional Webpage:


    • Top Lawyer, Coastal Virginia Magazine, 2015

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Chesapeake Bar Association, Member, 2014
    • American Bar Association, Member
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
    • Virginia Women Attorneys Association - Hampton Roads Chapter, President 2019 - 
    • Virginia Beach Bar Association, Member, 2016
    • Virginia State Bar
    • Virginia State Bar, Criminal Law Section
    • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2017
    • James Kent American Inn of Court, Member, 2009-Present
    • Virginia State Bar, Family Law Section
    • Greater Peninsula Women's Bar Association, Member, 2017


    • Texas State Bar, Family Law Section, 2018

    Other Outstanding Achievements:

    • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2018
    • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2019

    Educational Background:

    • Athens State College, Bachelor of Science, Honors: Criminal Justice, 1991
    • Virginia Commonwealth University, Master of Science, Honors: Criminal Justice, 2000
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    Office Location for Carmelou G. Aloupas

    220 Mt. Pleasant Road
    Suite 102
    Chesapeake, VA 23322

    Phone: 757-707-8560

    Fax: 757-257-0795

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    Last Updated: 9/30/2020

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