Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Defense
  • Civil Practice
  • Construction Law
  • Family Law


Biography: Joseph E. "Jeh" Hicks is a member of the Fredericksburg Area Bar Association and the Virginia State Bar, and a shareholder in the law firm of Jarrell Hicks & Waldman, PC located at Spotsylvania Courthouse, Virginia. As a life-long resident of the area, after graduating from James Monroe High School and James Madison University, Jeh earned his Law Degree at Sanford University, Cumberland School of Law, in Birmingham, Alabama, and was admitted to the Virginia Bar in 2001. He is extremely proud to follow his father, Ronald L. Hicks, in the practice of law, and his grandfather, Marion E. Hicks, in service to the people of Spotsylvania County and Central Virginia. Jeh and his wife, Shannon, an officer in the Virginia Air National Guard, have one child. Jeh has been actively involved in many community organizations and served on a number of local Boards, including Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Fredericksburg Elks, Ducks Unlimited, the Virginia Elks Association and the Red Cross. Jeh believes that all citizens deserve the opportunity to be diligently represented; and, he vigorously defends cases based on the facts and the law. His experience in all areas of the law provides him with the knowledge and understanding to provide his clients with the best experience possible.


Member, Board of Directors: Rappahannock Big Brothers and Sisters, Board of Directors, Member, 2001-2006; American Red Cross Disaster Relief, 2001-2004. Exalted Ruler/President, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks- Lodge 875- Fredericksburg Chapter, 2006-2007. Legal Advisor, 2006.

Admitted: Admitted in 2001, Virginia

Law School: Cumberland School of Law of Samford University Class of 2000 J.D.

College: James Madison University Class of 1993 B.A.

Birth Information: Born in October 9,1970 Richmond, Virginia

Member: Fredericksburg and Virginia Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; Virginia Elks Association (Government Relations Chairman, 2006).


Call: (540) 582-5300

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