Shrader & Goad
A General Practice Law Firm Serving Central Virginia

Toll Free 888-497-1184

Shrader & Goad
A General Practice Law Firm Serving Central Virginia


Criminal Defense

Traffic Violations

Business & Commercial

Real Estate Law

Local Government
Matters & Disputes 

Business Startups

Delinquent Real Estate
Tax Collections/Auctions
Personal Injury &
Workplace Injury
Elder Law
Family Law
Divorce & Separation
Estate Planning

Attorneys For Local Government Matters And Disputes In Amherst, Lynchburg, And Nelson

Protecting Property Rights In Central Virginia

Shrader & Goad in Amherst, Virginia, is an experienced law firm providing legal advice and representation to clients in legal matters involving local government entities.

Our clients include private citizens, business owners, real estate developers, and others who need to protect their property rights in situations involving:

  • Condemnations
  • Easement applications
  • Historic preservation
  • Redevelopment
  • Land use
  • Setback line variations
  • Special exceptions to permits
  • Survey and plat approvals for subdivisions
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) violations and other environmental issues
  • Litigation and negotiations regarding all local government disputes

When possible and appropriate, we pursue the maximum compensation for landowning clients in eminent domain disputes with government agencies attempting to acquire land for public streets, roads, highways, parks, schools, and utilities.

Representation Before Local Governing Boards And Councils

Our attorneys provide representation before local government entities, including city councils, town boards, county boards and homeowners associations (HOAs) in matters of land use, eminent domain, government law and acceptable use. We also represent clients before school boards in matters of truancy and student discipline.

Contact Us

If you need to resolve an issue involving a local government entity, Shrader & Goad is ready to assist you. Contact our lawyers in Amherst, Virginia, online or by calling  434-509-0226, 888-497-1184  toll free. Initial consultations are free for prospective clients.

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Office Location

Post Office Box 428
Amherst, VA 24521

330 South Main Street
Amherst, VA 24521

Phone: 434-509-0226
Toll Free: 888-497-1184
Fax: 434-946-0107
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