Testimonials

“On behalf of my 95 year old mother Betty, we appreciate the wonderful legal advice and counsel of David Petter and Curnutt & Hafer, LLP. Mr. Petter helped her with an estate planning situation, and eased it with the needed legal documents. Ms. Heather Scalf came to mom’s home for her to sign the documents , because she was physically unable to come to your office. I would highly recommend Mr. Petter and Curnutt & Hafer, and am looking forward, if needed, to getting legal advice in the future.”

– David B.


“David Petter and Heather Scalf with Curnutt and Hafer did an excellent job for me and my family related to my wife’s Estate and my Will and Power of Attorney. I highly recommend them and the firm they work for.”

– Candy B.


“Huge thank yous to both Attorney David Petter, and his Secretary Heather Scalf for taking care of our legal business . They took time and listened to us, answered our questions, and efficiently completely the task at hand. I would recommend them to anyone who needs any legal help.”

– Patreesa D.


“Wonderful team of people. Very high integrity and always looking to help you. They help with things like Wills also and business matters so anything in life you need an attorney for, they can help!”

– Shifty C.


“My thanks to attorney David Petters and paralegal Heather Scalf for their expert help with my recent Estate Planning documents. They made a difficult chore a lot easier, provided good counseling, and brought my attention to a lot of details that I needed to know.”

– Judith B.


“Thank you for all of your help! Kelly Curnutt and Doug Hafer are an amazing team incredibly complimented by new team members like Cindy Salter. They are my go-to team for all of my legal work! I highly recommend them to anyone that wants to be treated with respect and genuine care. They go above and beyond to get you the best outcomes regardless of your situation or needs.”

– Michael D.


“If you’re looking for an attorney, you can’t find one better than Vicki Hafer. She is extremely knowledgeable, tough, and aggressive when it comes to representing her clients. Mrs. Hafer truly cares about her clients and their situations. She exemplifies the best of our justice system.”

– Brandy M.


“Curnutt & Hafer has been my first call and trusted advisor through some of life’s most recent adventures. The team always promptly responds and provides sound professional advice thus giving me peace of mind as I make decisions which support and protect my family. Words can’t express my gratitude to your team for being there during my valleys and peaks over the past couple years.”

– Amber Zuckerman


“David Petter did a great job reviewing and revising an important vendor contract to bring in the Clean and Safe Ambassador program to Downtown Arlington. He was very thorough and provided a quick turnaround. Even the attorneys for the vendor were impressed. Thank you!”

– Maggie C.


“I didn’t know where to turn when we were referred to your firm. Deanne took us in and she was amazing. She and Doug listened to us, and we felt we could trust your firm with everything, especially being a mom involving an injury to my child. You got us even more [in settlement] than we expected. Honestly, if I every need a lawyer again, I will call you, and I would recommend your firm to anyone for anything.”

– A.C.


“I want to thank Steve for his consistent hard work, tenacity, diligence and overall passion for justice in my case, which spanned over several years. It was an extremely difficult case but you took it on and never stopped working. Thanks also to Doug and the rest of the team for all their assistance. Y’all truly ROCK!”

-C.H.


“During my decades of being in the corporate world, I learned that if you HAVE to go to court, you need to get the best attorney that you could find. Kelly Curnutt was amazing and never missed a beat. I was extremely pleased with his approach, wisdom, intelligence, readiness, preparation, strategy, professionalism of his staff and every other aspect of how he handled the case. I found Mr. Curnutt to be a person with the highest morals and outstanding character. Since then, I have had several other legal battles. Mr. Curnutt introduced me to his partner, Doug Hafer and I found Mr. Hafer to be ‘cut from the same cloth.’ They both have helped me navigate through my legal matters with ease. I would recommend Curnutt & Hafer to everyone needing first class legal representation.”

– Clay B.


“I was first referred to Vicki by a friend of the family. Initially I had called to set up an appointment to discuss ramifications relating to a legal separation, but before our meeting I discovered additional information pertaining to my marriage that led me to file for divorce.

When we met, I was able to tell her what had led me to seek her counsel. She was kind and compassionate as she listened to my story and then discussed the options with me. Throughout the entire process, Vicki and her team were prompt in their responses to my questions and concerns and her ability to combine compassion with professionalism was very much appreciated.

Vicki had stated that if there was any money left in my retainer at the end of the process, she would refund it back to me. I will say that many people say this and yet somehow seem to use up all the resources so that a refund is never given. Vicki not only honored her word, but was able to get the check to me before Christmas (my divorce was finalized on the 18th).

I am so grateful to Vicki for making this process, as painful as it was, much easier than it could have been. She is a true testament to her profession!”

– M.S.


“Professional. Compassionate. Understanding. Great experience!”

– Brian Mountain


“Over the last year plus it has been my privilege and truly an honor to be represented by Kelly Curnutt, a good man and an outstanding attorney. My needs and expectations were exceeded along every step of this process. Business with the man himself was on point with each meeting, phone conversation, and email. Kelly took interest in my legal issue and in me personally. For these reasons my heart is forever grateful.

Then there is Kelly’s staff. Courteous, knowledgeable, efficient, and detail oriented people. An excellent group to continue working with as my case is coming to a close.

It is with thankfulness always and truly my pleasure to recommend Kelly Curnutt.”

– Cynthia Cooper Harris


“I feel Kelly is doing the job he was meant to do. Seeing him work in person was truly awesome, he was very alert and knowledgeable when it came to our case. He knows how to get the job done.”

– Pam Beaver


“I was represented better than I could have imagined! You not only built a strong case but also followed up and supported the case and myself as well as my siblings throughout. We acknowledged your determination but most of all your hard work, along with your staff, have put into our mom’s case to have the truth be seen in court. You all showed your very best at all times. I would definitely recommend and refer your firm to friends and family!”

– Patty Patterson


“I appreciate your dedication and hard work for our mom’s case and how you were always diligent about keeping all of us informed about what was going on with the case and what to expect. You office staff was always helpful and very kind.”

– Deborah Downs


“When my wife and I were served on our corporation; I just stood quietly for 30 minutes because we had no idea what to do. We had been traveling, so we only had a day to file before a default judgement would be rendered against us. My brother referred us to Curnutt & Hafer, LLP. When we called, Kelly Curnutt quickly took our case and assigned Adam Alexander to it. Neither of us had never been in a courtroom, so Adam patiently led us step by step through the legal process and settled our issue with great knowledge, professionalism and patience. Not only did Adam save our corporation and the 14 years of hard work we have put into it, he kept us from losing everything we own, everything we have planned for our future and the future of our children. We can never say thank you enough.”

– Kyle Foster, Chief Executive Officer, FosTech Solutions Inc.


“I believe Curnutt & Hafer, L.L.P. provides superior legal representation at reasonable rates. I could not be more pleased with the firm’s work and would highly recommend them to anyone seeking legal representation in the United States.”

– Dr. R.C. Ho, CEO of Amperor, Inc.


“Mr. Hafer, thank you so much for working with us. Overall, it was a great experience! Your office and staff are very professional and always stayed in contact with me with updates. Everyone provided superior service, you have gained a lifelong client.”

– N. Dickerson


“Kelly Curnutt is an excellent trial and appellate attorney. His preparation is beyond reproach. His attention to detail is what one expects from a top ranked law firm.”

– Thomas G. Trott, former Vice President-Legal, Devon Energy, Inc.


“As General Counsel of The Dwyer Group, I have employed over fifty litigation firms. Never have I had the pleasure of working with a more knowledgeable, thorough, and absolutely tenacious law firm like that of Curnutt & Hafer. Doug Hafer was lead counsel in a complex tortious interference, business conversion, and trademark infringement case. Throughout, Mr. Hafer handled complicated jurisdictional, choice-of-law, and remedies questions in an expert manner.”

– James Johnston, General Counsel, The Dwyer Group


“I want to thank you again for everything you did for us in the suit against […] to get […] life insurance benefits. We are leaving in the morning to take [my daughter] to…(her dream school since her sophomore year in high school) to start her freshman year, and we could never be doing this without that settlement. Your interest in the case and your persistence paid off in ways we really couldn’t imagine at the time, but they produced something life-changing. We’ll always be grateful!”

– K. Lanier

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