George Holton Yates is a former Virginia Beach Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney. He is a Trial Lawyer with his firm on Laskin Road in Virginia Beach he established more than 30 Years ago, and still in the same location. Attorney Yates specializes in Criminal Defense and Injury Law. Board Certified as a Criminal Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in 1997, he has successfully defended hundreds of criminal cases in both State and Federal Courts. He has extensive experience before Judges and juries in handling all types of felonies and misdemeanors including but not limited to, Alcohol-Related Offenses, Arson, Assault Against a Family member, Assault and Battery, Burglary, Conspiracy, Juvenile Crimes, Computer Crime, Drug Offenses, DUI / DWI, driving under the influence of drugs, Drunk driving,drug possession, possession with intent to distribute/sale of drugs, drug trafficking, Insurance Fraud, Abduction, Child Abuse, Probation Violations, Credit Card Fraud, Disorderly Conduct, Racketeering / RICO, Disturbing the Peace, Shoplifting, Solicitation, Embezzlement, Stalking, Extortion, Forgery, Fraud, Theft, Homicide, White Collar Crimes, Identity Theft, Wire Fraud, Indecent Exposure, Hit-and-Run, Refusal, and all types of Sex Crimes. The firm also has a busy injury law practice representing seriously injured victims of drunk drivers and other automobile accident cases, slip and fall, and motorcycle and truck accidents.