Dywona Vantree-Keller
Hampton, VA




I currently practice law in the following localities: Hampton, Newport News, Williamsburg and York County.
My firm handles legal matters in the following areas:

CRIMINAL LAW - All felony and misdemeanor arrests to include murder, malicious assault, domestic assault and battery, drug possession and distribution, fraud and larceny offenses, and probation violations. I specialize in juvenile law and am a former Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney for the Hampton Juvenile Court.
TRAFFIC LAW - Driving while intoxicated (DWI), reckless driving, habitual offenders, suspended/revoked operator's license and all other traffic related offenses.

FAMILY LAW - Divorce, Child Custody and Visitation and Child Support. I have served as Special Counsel to the Division of Child Support Enforcement.
I am certified by the Virginia Supreme Court to serve as a guardian ad litem for children in the Hampton, Newport News, Williamsburg and York County Juvenile Courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Violations
  • Custody & Visitation

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 1992


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Juris Doctor - 05/1992
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Merit Scholarship Recipient
  • College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • Bachelor of Arts
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: National Dean's List
    • Honors: Omicron Delta Kappa
    • Honors: Mortar Board
    • Honors: Pi Sigma Alpha National Political Science Honor Society
    • Honors: Sullivan Award for Outstanding Community Service and Scholastic Achievement
    • Major: Government


  • Instructor, Hampton Roads Regional Academy of Criminal Justice, Newport News, VA, 1998 to 2001
  • Faculty Assistant, National College of District Attorneys, 06/11/2000 to 06/22/2000

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Newport News Child Advocacy Team, Chair
  • International Association of Collaborative Professionals
  • Virginia Collaborative Professionals
  • Collaborative Divorce Solutions of the Virginia Peninsula
  • Collaborative Divorce Solutions of Tidewater
  • Greater Peninsula Women's Bar Association, Past President
  • Hampton Bar Association, Past President
  • I'anson-Hoffman American Inn of Court, Member, 1997 to 2000
  • Allen Iverson's CrossOver Foundation, Former Member, Board of Directors
  • Bridging the Gap Learning Center, Hampton, Former Member, Board of Directors
  • Achievable Dream, Hampton, Former Member, Board of Directors
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
  • All Nations Church

Past Employment Positions

  • Office of the Attorney General, Richmond, Virginia, Division of Child Support Enforcement, Special Counsel, 2008 to 2009
  • Jones, Blechman, Woltz and Kelly, P.C., Newport News, VA, Associate, 2000 to 2002
  • Commonwealth's Attorney, Hampton, VA, Deputy/Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney, 1994 to 2000
  • University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, National College of District Attorneys, Faculty Assistant, 06/2000 to 06/2000
  • Arnold & Porter, Washington, DC, Associate, 1992 to 1994


  • Delta Sigma Theta
  • Omicron Delta Kappa
  • Pi Sigma Alpha

Contact Us

Dee Vantree-Keller, P.C.
36 Wine Street
Suite B
Hampton, Virginia 23669

Phone: 757-272-0580
Fax: 757-325-9704
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