ABOUT FORTRESS
Our Communities

Our law firm is seriously committed to the betterment of our communities. We contribute hundreds of hours as volunteers as well as financial support to the causes for which we are passionate. The Fortress law firm also provide many hours of legal services pro bono to many who are otherwise unable to afford the services of a capable attorney. We humbly appreciate the positive impact we are making in our surrounding communities.

Our Diversity

Our law firm understands that much of our power is found in our diversity. Fortress fosters a work environment with diversity and inclusion as its cornerstones. We not only want to hire the most diverse and talented team possible, we want our people to succeed; from day one until retirement. When a diversity of life experiences is valued and welcomed, Fortress clients benefit more than anyone.

Our Team

Fortress realizes that the successful law firm of tomorrow is built with the talent and motivation of attorneys, paralegals, and staff we can find today. Growth and opportunity make up the foundation of this law firm. If you believe in our cause and you are dedicated to working at a firm that values its clients and its communities, then send us your information for consideration when the next career opportunity becomes available.

Your Needs

At the Fortress, we love serving our communities.  If the cost of using an attorney is a concern. Give us a call. Sound legal advice should be available to everyone that needs it.

Our law firm serves all of Virginia with offices in
Hampton Roads, Greater Richmond, and Northern Virginia.
 
You need more than a lawyer...You need a Fortress

Lenard Myers II, Esq.

LEAD COUNSEL

Practice Areas: Consumer Protection, Auto Fraud Protection, Lemon Law Prtotection, Contracts, Foreclosure Defense, Professional License Defense

Len focuses his practice on the representation of consumers, homeowners, and holders of state professional health licenses.  Len is admitted to practice law in the state and federal courts of Virginia. He places great value on courtesy, professionalism and resolving problems in the most cost-efficient manner possible.

 

Lenard began his legal career as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney. Notably, he prosecuted over 300 matters with a conviction rate exceeding 90%. Subsequently, he successfully transitioned to private practice while returning to academia as an Adjunct Professor of Business Law at Tidewater Community College and Norfolk State University.  Len inspires students to fully realize their potential through rigorous life coaching as well as academic instruction.

Lenard values a strong commitment to public service. He served as a citizen soldier in the Virginia Defense Force, a branch of the Virginia National Guard. In his last assignment, Captain Myers lead as the Officer in Charge of the Joint Operations Center Augmentation Detachment at Joint Forces Headquarters for the Guard. Additionally, Lenard has served his local community as Chair of the Transportation Toll Facility Advisory Committee for the City of Chesapeake and as a member of the Mayor's Committee for Comprehensive Planning Strategies.

Experience

Lenard represents individuals and businesses in: The negotiation of commercial contracts; Drafting of commercial contracts; Resolution of complex contractual disputes through means of negotiation; and the Resolution of complex contractual disputes through means of litigation. He represents individuals and businesses in the litigation of matters of involving breach of contract, fraud, and breach of fiduciary duty in disputes arising between business partners. He also represents individuals and entities in matters concerning mortgages, loan modifications, and foreclosures, where disputes include fraud and breach of contract actions against mortgage lenders as well as mortgage servicing companies. Finally, Lenard represents consumers against car dealers engaged in auto fraud concerning purchases, warranties, and title issues.

Len has served with distinction as past president of the South Hampton Roads Bar Association, where under his tenure, the bar was honored of the Local Bar Association of the Year by the Virginia State Bar. Len continues to his work of advancing his profession a member of the policymaking arm of the Virginia State Bar where he was appointed by the Supreme Court of Virginia. Len also has the recognition of successfully arguing a foreclosure defense case before the Supreme Court of Virginia which became a published decision and continues to be used as legal precedent by lawyers in courts all across the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Admissions

All State Courts for the Commonwealth of Virginia

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Education & Honors

Norfolk State University School of Business, B.S. Finance, 1996

Regent University School of Law, Doctorate of Jurisprudence,1999

Private Practioner of the Year, South Hampton Roads Bar Association, 2018

Bar Member of the Year, South Hampton Roads Bar Association, 2020

Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

Associations

Virginia State Bar, Member

Virginia State Bar, Bar Council, Member

American Society for Pharmacy Law,  Member

National Association of Consumer Advocates, Member

Old Dominion Bar Association, Member

South Hampton Roads Bar Association, Member & Past President

Boys & Girls Club of Southeastern Virginia,  Past Board Member

 

Lin Wang, Esq.

ASSOCIATE COUNSEL

Practice Areas: Contracts, Corporate Law, Commercial Transactions, Civil Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution

Mr. Wang began his distinguished legal career as a litigator, successfully litigating over 100 cases in complex civil and administrative matters. Building on this solid foundation of legal experience, Lin expanded his practice of law to include complex corporate work. Lin has served in the office of general counsel in multi-national corporations, with a particular focus on the representation of large enterprise groups in complex commercial transactions in the areas of M&A, reorganization and cross-border investment.

Experience

Lin possesses deep knowledge and experience when it comes to providing legal advice on substantial investment projects including project financing in excess of $1 Billion, as well as experience in outbound investment, reorganization, and asset disposal, all in the multi-million-dollar range. Lin also more than capable representing both individuals and businesses in the drafting of commercial documents, negotiation of commercial contracts, as well as the resolution of contractual disputes through mediation, arbitration, and litigation. 

Admissions

Licensed Attorney in the State of New York

Licensed Attorney in the People’s Republic of China (PRC)

Registered Enterprise Legal Advisor in PRC

Certificates of Securities Practice in PRC

Education 

William & Mary Law School, Virginia, LL.M., 2018

University of International Business and Economics, China, J.M., 2014

Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China, LL.B., 2004

Associations

New York State Bar, Member

All China Lawyers Association, Member

Beijing Lawyers Association, Member

Beijing Legal Advisor Association, Member

Securities Association of China, Member

Asian Business Association of Hampton Roads, Member

Our Locations

Hampton Roads (757)
Our Main Office and for all

written correspondence
440 Monticello Avenue
Suite 1876
Norfolk, Virginia 23510
757.828.6685

Greater Richmond (RVA)

*no mail, consultations by appointment only
919 E. Main Street
Suite 1000
Richmond, Virginia 23219
804.372.7287

Northern Virginia (NoVA)

*no mail, consultations by appointment only
5680 King Centre Drive
Suite 600
Alexandria, Virginia 22315
571.445.4725

FORTRESS

PROPRIETAS

All Parts of Virginia

No need to travel! Arrange a
complimentary initial consultation by phone.

Just call or click below

Please be sure to mail all written
correspondence to our main office only.

 

Richmond & Northern Virginia offices

are only for in-person meetings and

open by appointment only.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30am–5:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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