Canfield Baer, LLP
Law Offices of Tommy P. Baer, PLC
Serving Your Legal Needs For Over 45 Years


Tommy Baer is a respected Richmond attorney with more than 45 years experience. He is a partner in the law firm of Canfield Baer, LLP. He has represented individuals, corporations and other business clients in immigration, litigation, contracts, estate planning, personal injury, divorce and other legal matters. 

Mr. Baer has an extensive immigration practice specializing in obtaining visas for business employees and family members. He is a Commissioner in Chancery of the Henrico County Circuit Court, former President of the Henrico Bar Association, a former Federal prosecutor (Assistant U.S. Attorney) and former International President of B’nai B’rith. 

Mr. Baer has also received numerous tributes for his public and community service, including the Virginia State Bar’s Tradition of Excellence Award, the Richmond Bar Association’s Hill-Tucker Award and a Commending Resolution from the Virginia General Assembly.

His acknowledged standing in the legal community has been achieved through effective legal representation and the dedication to every client’s cause as though it were his own. Personalized service is a hallmark of his practice.

Whatever your legal issues, you need a trusted lawyer with the skills and experience to get the results you deserve. Contact him today either at (804) 673-6600 (Richmond West End office) or (804) 726-3000 (Brandermill office in Midlothian).

Areas of Practice:


Conditional and permanent green cards

Family visas

Spousal visas

Fiancé visas

Employment visas

Change of status

Temporary guest workers

Tourist visas

Green card & TPS renewal

Work authorization

Exchange visitors





Family Law:


Child support

Custody and visitation

Alimony and spousal support

Property settlement agreements

Equitable distribution

Premarital and postnuptial agreements

Business Law:


Limited Liability Companies




Personal Injury – Plaintiff:

Auto accidents

Wrongful death

Worker’s compensation 3rd party claims

Wills and Estate Planning:



Advance medical directives

Powers of attorney

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Two Convenient Locations:

2201 Libbie Ave., Suite 200

Richmond, VA 23230
Phone: 804-673-6600
Fax: 804-673-6604

Brandermill Market Square
4812 Market Square Lane

Midlothian, VA 23112
Phone: 804-726-3000

Fax: 804-726-3333

Serving Your Legal Needs For Over 45 Years