Susan Godman Rager
Susan Godman Rager received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Richmond School of Law, including study at the University of Cambridge, England. Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude (English, Honors) was awarded from Virginia Commonwealth University. Earlier, an Associate in Arts degree (Commercial Art/Graphic Design) was awarded from Averett University.
The professional corporation, Susan Godman Rager, P.C., was established in 1990, and is located in Coles Point, Westmoreland County, Virginia. S. G. Rager is a member of the bar in the Commonwealth of Virginia, the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia, and is admitted to state and federal courts. Rager is a life member of Phi Kappa Phi (national honor society) and of Laurels Honor Society (VCU).
She served as President of the 15th Judicial Circuit Bar Association and the Northern Neck Bar Association, and is Past Chair of the Virginia State Bar's Conference of Local Bar Associations, which, among other things, provides continuing legal education to small firms and sole practitioners state-wide. She is a past member of the Virginia State Bar Council, and a curremt member of the Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
This law practice concentrates on (1) criminal defense and (2) traffic offenses. She does not handle (3) divorce, (4) child support, custody, visitation, (5) real estate, (6) personal injury; (7 )civil litigation, (8) probate/estate matters. She has been in practice for 32 years (as of 2022). Over 97% of her practice is criminal defense, with limited other matters.
Office hours are by appointment only. Consultations in areas noted above are free.