Kristi A. Wooten

        Kristi is a the Managing Partner of the firm and focuses her practice in the field of Family Law, including divorce, equitable distribution, child custody, spousal and child support, adoptions, guardianships, and wills.



  • J.D., Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • M.A., Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • B.A. (2), California State University, Sacramento



  • Partner and Family Law Division Leader,
    Bowman Green Hampton & Kelly
  • Associate, Keil Law Firm
  • Staff Attorney,
    Chesapeake Circuit Court’s Judges
  • Intern and Third Year Practice,
    Chesapeake Commonwealth’s Attorney


Professional Associations and Appointments:

  • LEAD Hampton Roads, Class of 2017
  • Honoree of Inside Business’ Women
    In Business Award (2012)
  • Commissioner, Virginia’s Indigent Defense Commission (two terms)
    Gubernatorial Appointee
  • Board Member, Board of Social Work
    Gubernatorial Appointee
  • Board Member, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare Authority
    (2017 to present)
    City Council Appointee
  • Executive Secretary and Board Member
    Chesapeake Regional Health Foundation
    (2006-2015, 2016-2017)
  • Board Member and Previous Chair and Vice-Chair, Board of Equalization, City of Chesapeake
    (Annual Appointment since 2006)
  • Eldership Team, New Life Christian Fellowship, Western Branch
  • Former Board Member,
    Volunteer Advocates for Chesapeake’s Youth
  • Former President and Vice-President,
    Plantation Lakes Homeowner’s Association
  • Former President, Oak Tree School Board
  • Member, Virginia State Bar
  • Member, Chesapeake Bar Association
  • Honoree of Inside Business’ Top 40 Under 40 (2010)






Wooten & Shaddock PLC - Chesapeake, VA