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Chinn-Gilstrap Joins Clement Wheatley

Clement Wheatley is pleased to announce that Sandra T. Chinn-Gilstrap has joined the firm as Of Counsel and Vice President.

Sandra, a native of the Danville-Pittsylvania County community, practices in the areas of civil litigation, family law, elder law, traffic law, and personal injury. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia (with Distinction) and the University of Miami School of Law.

Fluent in Spanish, Sandra’s multicultural background and diverse areas of concentration enable her to offer a comprehensive assessment of her clients’ needs, assisting them with the emotional and financial complexities of the law.

Her full biography can be found here


Founded in 1936, Clement Wheatley is the largest firm based in Southside Virginia. The firm handles civil litigation, insurance claims and defense, issues related to banks and banking, general business law, wills, trusts and estates, creditor’s rights, commercial real estate, healthcare issues, family law, taxation, bankruptcy, and construction law. Attorneys in the firm focus on specific areas of the law, developing a keen understanding of the related issues. The firm’s team-oriented approach provides an exceptional service and value to clients.