Sarah G. Buitrago

Associate Attorney

Legal Fields:

  • Family Law
  • Wills, Estates, and Trusts
  • Landlord and Tenant Matters
  • ​Litigation

Professional Development:


Bachelor of Science, Towson University

  • College Intern, The Women's Law Center

Legal Intern, United States Navy JAG Corps


Legal Intern, Portsmouth Commonweatlh's Attorney's Office

Juris Doctor

Regent University School of Law, Virginia Beach, VA

  • Board Member, Moot Court Board
  • James Kent American Inn of Court, Student Administrator
  • Teaching Assistant for Academic Success Program

2014 to 2015

Representative, Social Security Administration


  • Virginia State Bar, 2013 - Present

LaCretia Porter, Senior Paralegal

LaCretia is a Hampton Roads native with two handsome sons. She is certified in paralegal studies with 12 years of legal experience including family law, criminal law, and civil litigation. She is a member of NALA The Paralegal Association. LaCretia is currently pursuing a BS in criminal justice from Strayer University. Her patient attitude and attention to detail makes her an essential asset to our team at Hadley Law, PLC.  

Cherish Lorraine Hadley-NjewelReviewsout of 7 reviews

​​Christine Bacon, Paralegal and Marketing Liason

Christine is a Navy Veteran with a background in Marketing and Non-Profit Development. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Business with an emphasis in Marketing from San Diego State University, with distinction. Christine has a degree in Paralegal Studies from South University where she was on the President's List. She is also a member of NALA The Paralegal Association.

Our paralegals and staff are experienced, knowledgeable and get the job done. From start to finish, our staff is here to assist you with every step of your legal representation. 


128 S. Lynnhaven Road, Suite 202

Virginia Beach, Virginia 23452

Phone 757-498-1800 * fax 757-498-1801

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Cherish L. Hadley-Njewel

Managing Attorney

Legal Fields:

  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Business Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Wills, Trusts, and Estates
  • Criminal and Traffic

Professional Development:


Bachelor of Arts

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

  • ​Division I Varsity Women's Rowing
  • Athletic Department Award for Academic Excellence


Juris Doctor

Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia 

  • Dean's Board of Student Advisors
  • International Law Society President

2009 - 2010

Associate, Livesay and Myers, Northern Virginia

2010 - 2012

Associate, Law Offices of Daniel J. Miller, Virginia Beach, Virginia


Founded Hadley Law, PLC


  • Virginia State Bar, 2008-Present
  • American Bar Association, Present
  • Virginia Beach Bar Association, 2010-2013
  • Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association, 2010-2014
  • Board of Advisers for Legal Studies at South University, 2013-Present
  • Board of Directors, CASA marita 
  • First Lady of Ekite III

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