Eric O. Moody Attorney at Law
A native of Chesapeake, Virginia, Attorney Eric Moody is a product of the Chesapeake Public Schools having graduated from Crestwood High School in 1969 with honors, and attended Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania where he earned the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy in 1973. While at Lafayette he was awarded the George Wharton Pepper Prize, bestowed upon the graduating senior who best demonstrated the institution's "highest ideal." Mr. Moody then studied law at the University of Virginia and received his Juris Doctorate degree in 1976 and was admitted to the Virginia State Bar that same year.
In his community, Attorney Moody has served 18 years as a commissioner on the Economic Development Authority for the City of Chesapeake, 11 years of which he served as its Chairman, he presided as Substitute Judge for the Chesapeake General District Court for 24 years, from 1983 to 2007. Moody is twice past president of the South Hampton Roads Bar Association, member of the American Bar Association, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Life time member of the NAACP, and serves as Men's Bible School Teacher and a member of the Deacons Ministry at First Baptist Church Berkley, Norfolk, Virginia.
Mr. Moody is Senior Partner in the law firm of Eric O. Moody and Associates, P.C., a general law practice with offices in Chesapeake and Portsmouth. He offers legal commentary for the NBC Hampton Roads affiliate WAVY TV 10 NEWS, is a guest host for Hampton University's radio station, WHOV 88.1 FM, and is a legal expert for Clear Channel Communication's WKUS 92.1 and 103 JAMZ