Donald "Donnie" Gayle

Donald "Donnie" Gayle

Virginia Beach, Virginia

Donald "Donnie" Gayle is an associate attorney at the Hallauer Law Firm. Mr. Gayle is a Norfolk native and graduate of Norfolk Collegiate. Mr. Gayle earned his Bachelor of Science degree in International Business from the College of Charleston in 2008 and his Juris Doctorate. from Regent University School of Law in 2014.

Mr. Gayle is an experienced attorney and represents clients in the areas of Criminal Defense, Family Law, Divorce, Custody, Traffic, DUI, Personal Injury, Wills and Estate Planning. Mr. Gayle is a father and married to his college sweetheart. Outside of work, he enjoys the outdoors and is an avid guitar player.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Divorce and Family Law
  • Traffic Law and DUI
  • Personal Injury
  • Wills and Estate Planning

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia, 2015


  • Regent University School of Law, Virginia Beach, Virginia
    • J.D. - 2014
  • College of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina
    • B.S. - 2008
    • Major: International Business

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Virginia State Bar, Member
  • Virginia Beach Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • McKenry Dancigers Dawson, P.C., Associate Attorney, 2014 - 2016
  • Rawls McNelis & Mitchell, P.C., Law Clerk, 2012 - 2014


  • Pi Kappa Phi