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Criminal Defense and Family Law Attorney
Serving Lynchburg & Blackstone, Virginia

For over 20 years Gordon has been working with individuals and families throughout Virginia

Born and raised in Lynchburg, Gordon Peters is proud to provide high-quality legal services to the local community. With his extensive experience in family law and criminal defense, he can provide guidance on matters related to divorce, child custody, estate planning, and a variety of criminal defense issues as well. He will help you understand all of your options and provide trusted counsel and support at every turn.

You deserve an advocate who cares about helping you pursue the best possible outcome

Gordon knows how stressful it can be dealing with a family law matter. Every family has unique needs, so Gordon takes the time to fully understand your circumstances and help you find the right solution to fit your specific situation. Regardless of what you're facing, Gordon will approach your case with respect, compassion, and empathy.

Attorney Gordon Peters will meet the needs of his clients however works best for them

Whether you prefer to communicate over the phone, through email, or in-person— Gordon will provide timely responses to help alleviate your concerns and get you answers to your questions. Working with Gordon through your legal situation, you’ll never feel left in the dark, and you will always be kept up-to-date on your case.

E. Gordon Peters Jr.


After obtaining a Bachelor's Degree and a Masters Degree in English Literature, Gordon's career path started in education. During his teaching career, Gordon still had an unshakable feeling that he could do more to impact the lives of others and help his local community. He decided to follow in his father's footsteps and become a lawyer. Gordon graduated with his law degree from The Richmond University School of Law and the rest is history.

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No matter what challenges you’re facing, Gordon Peters is here to help.


Are You Facing a Custody Battle?

Here’s why you should work with Gordon:



While it's important to keep the children's best interests in mind, that doesn't mean you should neglect your own needs. Let Gordon make sure your needs are accounted for.



Child custody battles are often contentious and stressful, but Gordon works hard to help alleviate that stress. He will always fight for your most favorable outcome possible.



With extensive knowledge in Virginia family law, Gordon's counsel and experience can help support you through any custody situation you may be facing today.

Whether you’re facing a sensitive legal issue with family, or you’re facing a difficult criminal charge, I’m proud to provide legal guidance and support for you and your family.

Trying to navigate the legal system alone can lead to unnecessary confusion, avoidable stress, oversight, and also risk losing the fight for a favorable outcome. You don’t have to take on the stress of your situation alone.

If you need an experienced family law or criminal defense attorney to help manage divorce proceedings, fight for custody, or defend you against traffic violations or other criminal charges— Gordon Peters has the knowledge, skills, and experience to help you through your legal situation efficiently.

Since 1999, E. Gordon Peters, Jr., Attorney at Law has been helping individuals and families throughout Virginia work through sensitive and complex legal matters. When you put his experience to work for you, you gain a strong legal advocate who gives your case the personalized attention it deserves.

Gordon will not only provide you with compassionate service and individualized strategies, but he will also keep you informed and up-to-date every step of the way. Reach out to schedule your consultation and begin moving forward.