Annandale, Virginia Criminal Lawyers

Meredith Ralls
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Virginia Criminal Law Attorney

Meredith Madden Ralls is an attorney who focuses her practice on her passion, which is representing individuals accused of committing criminal offenses. She graduated with honors from The George Washington University Law... Read More »
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G. Rex Flynn Jr.
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You want an Attorney that will fight for you, that cares, and gets good results.

The Flynn Law Firm is committed to fighting for our clients. We practice criminal defense in Northern Virginia, & are committed to obtaining the best results for our clients. Give us a call, you will not be disappointed. Read More »
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Matthew Crowley
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Virginia Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience

Mr. Crowley focuses his practice on defending his clients' constitutional rights and holding the police accountable. With 15 years of experience in the legal system in Northern Virginia, Matthew Crowley has dealt with a... Read More »
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Faraji A. Rosenthall
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Former Fairfax County Prosecutor with over a decade of experience.

A former Virginia prosecutor who knows the state’s strategies—and how to fight them. Moreover, he’s a second-generation criminal defense lawyer who is dedicated to protecting the rights of people in Virginia.... Read More »
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Lawrence Brooke
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Annandale, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 642-6047 7369 McWhorter Place
Suite 412
Annandale, VA 22003
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Kent State University and Duquesne University
Our firm provides defense for individuals charged with a variety of traffic offenses. From driving with a suspended license to DWI and reckless driving, we work to reduce the charges and minimize the potential consequences, including license sanctions, fines and insurance penalties.
Annandale, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 55 years experience
(703) 941-5708 7010 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
Criminal, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Annandale, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 256-7754 7619 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
Criminal, Business, DUI and Divorce
Annandale, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(703) 256-7754 7619 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
Criminal and DUI
Krystal R. Capasso
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Arlington, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(202) 838-7017 6924 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22213
Free ConsultationCriminal, Administrative and Military
The George Washington University Law School, Naval Justice School and Roger Williams University School of Law
Krystal is the daughter of a retired Army pilot and has spent her entire life in and around the military. She earned a business degree from Nichols College in 2005, and her law degree from Rogers Williams Law School in 2008.

Krystal became an Alabama state attorney in 2009 and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps in 2009 and graduated with honors from the Naval Justice School in 2011. She served on active duty in the Marine Corps as a military lawyer until 2016.

In 2017 she earned her LL.M. (Master in Law)...
Sean R Hanover
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer
(800) 579-9864 2751 Prosperity Ave.
Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22031
Criminal, Business, Employment and Family
Attorney Hanover has been working in the legal arena since graduating with double Master Degrees in Employment Law (HR) and Union Law (Industrial Relations) in 1996. He obtained his JD from the University of the District of Columbia in 2008 and maintains a vibrant practice focusing on immigration, bankruptcy, criminal defense, and business law. In a twist he never saw coming, Mr. Hanover has become accomplished at defending gang members and individuals convicted of drug offenses in immigration court. In addition to his law practice, Mr. Hanover also owns an IT consulting company, HHC, Inc. based in Fairfax, VA. This company...
Robert Marshall Worster
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(703) 934-1480 10201 Fairfax Blvd Ste 520
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, Appeals, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Richmond School of Law
B.R. 'Billy' Hicks
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Springfield, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 43 years experience
(703) 354-4000 5429 Backlick Rd
Suite 110
Springfield, VA 22151
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Personal Injury
American University Washington College of Law
Mr. Hicks has been practicing law for 39 years. He attended college on the GI Bill and worked his way through law school as a full-time policeman. After graduation, he served for two and one-half years as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney. He went into private practice in 1979, but served as the part-time prosecutor for the City of Falls Church for about 18 years. His practice is limited to criminal law, including DWI/DUI, and personal injury law. He is AV-Preeminent Rated and has been for many years. He has been named to Super Lawyers....
Mark Allen Yurachek
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Falls Church, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(470) 319-8721 104 N Oak St
Falls Church, VA 22046
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and White Collar Crime
Emory University School of Law
From the day I started working in the field until today, I have learned the practice of criminal and appellate law from some of the finest attorneys in the country. I respect my clients and their families above all else and am keenly sympathetic to the fact that, when most of them come to me, they have already been through the difficult and emotionally wrenching process that is a criminal trial, only to lose and find themselves or somone they love very much subject to a long term in prison. I never promise anything to my clients other than the...
Randall Sousa
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 2 years experience
(571) 354-6164 3007 Williams Drive
Fairfax, VA 22031
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DUI and White Collar Crime
St. Thomas University School of Law
I founded the Law Offices of Randall Sousa to provide aggressive, affordable, and highly skilled legal services to the people of Northern Virginia. We specialize in civil litigation, criminal defense, personal injury, divorce, estate planning, wills, trusts, and estates, and immigration. Call us today for a free consultation. 571-354-6164
Wilfred Yeargan
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18 Years Of Trial Experience in Virginia/Free Consultation 5 Star Client Reviews

Attorney Wilfred Yeargan graduated from the University of New Hampshire Law School, Franklin Pierce in 1998. He has served the Northern Virginia area for eighteen years, providing skillful defense of thousands of... Read More »
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Ryan Rambudhan
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Virginia Criminal Law Attorney

Ryan Rambudhan is a dual practice attorney who specializes in Family Law and Criminal Litigation. Criminal/Traffic Having previously worked for a prosecutor's office in New York, Mr. Rambudhan brings a unique set of... Read More »
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Kara L. Tappan
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Falls Church, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(571) 278-4787 6105 Arlington Blvd.
Suite G
Falls Church, VA 22044
Criminal, Appeals, Civil Rights and Estate Planning
Andrew Omar Clarke
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FAIRFAX, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(202) 780-9144 8280 WILLOW OAKS CORP DRIVE SUITE 600
FAIRFAX, VA 22031
Criminal
The George Washington University Law School
David Barr Albo
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(703) 867-8756 6367 Rolling Mill Pl
Second Floor
Springfield, VA 22152
Free ConsultationSpringfield, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
Criminal, Administrative, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Richmond School of Law
Let me take an awkward moment to brag a little.  I have been practicing law either as a Prosecutor or Defense Attorney for 30 years. I feel like I “have seen it all.”  I served as the Fairfax City Prosecutor prosecuting the law, as a State Legislator writing the laws, as a law instructor teaching the law to other lawyers, and as a defense attorney helping people defend themselves. That's probably why I am a five time Washingtonian Magazine and five times Northern Virginia Magazine "Top Attorney."

During my career as a prosecutor, I handled daily dockets of...
James L. Heiberg Esq.
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Falls Church, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(703) 237-1200 201 Park Washington Ct
1st Floor
Falls Church, VA 22046
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Family
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Bill M W Kirkpatrick Jr
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer
(703) 591-3939 4103 Woodland Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal and DUI
Carlos John Rodriguez Salvado
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Falls Church, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(703) 379-9446 5985 Columbia Pike
Falls Church, VA 22041
Criminal, Business, Domestic Violence and Family
Roy Tesler
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Falls Church, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 51 years experience
(703) 534-9300 113 Rowell Ct
Falls Church, VA 22046
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Tameka N. Casey
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Springfield, VA Criminal Law Lawyer
(703) 239-3221 6564 Loisdale Court
Suite 600-D
Springfield, VA 22150
Criminal, Bankruptcy, Family and Traffic Tickets
Andrew S. Criado
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(703) 201-1162 3950 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 6
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Juvenile and White Collar Crime
The George Washington University Law School
Andrew Criado is a criminal defense attorney in the Fairfax office of Robinson Law. He represents clients throughout Northern Virginia.
Andrew joined Robinson Law after serving for ten years as a prosecutor in the Alexandria Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office, where he was a Senior Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney and headed the office’s White Collar/Fraud Unit.
Andrew began his career as Alexandria’s traffic prosecutor, gaining expertise in DUI law. He completed the Advanced DUI Training program in Williamsburg, VA and the Prosecutor Bootcamp at the National Advocacy Center in Columbia, SC.
Andrew’s criminal law experience runs the gamut of adult and juvenile crimes from DUI, reckless...
David Joseph Dischley
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(703) 635-2424 10509 Judicial Drive, Suite 102A
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationFairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
George Mason University School of Law
David Dischley is an experienced criminal defense attorney and former prosecutor helping clients throughout Northern Virginia. David handles all types of criminal cases including drug offenses, DUI | DWI, reckless driving, assault and battery. David began his career as an Assistant Commonwealth Attorney (Prosecutor). As a prosecutor, David learned that effective criminal representation makes all the difference. David chose to become a criminal defense lawyer to help those charged with criminal offenses get the help they deserve and produce the results they need. David is a member of the National College of DUI Defense, a SuperLawyers...
David Joseph Dischley
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Virginia Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience

David Dischley is an experienced criminal defense attorney and former prosecutor helping clients throughout Northern Virginia. David handles all types of criminal cases including drug offenses, DUI | DWI, reckless... Read More »
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Michael A Robinson Esq.
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Virginia Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience

Recognized by Northern Virginia Magazine as a top criminal and DUI attorney, Michael has helped thousands of adults and juveniles fight their charges. Our Virginia criminal attorneys handle all misdemeanor and felony... Read More »
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G. Rex Flynn Jr.
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(703) 457-9222 11325 Random Hills Road
Suite 360-A146
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
Rex focuses his practice primarily in the criminal and family arenas. He firmly believes client-centered representation. As such, the client’s needs are the primary driver of the course of litigation. Once the client’s needs and wishes are established, Rex Flynn will zealously work (with integrity) to obtain the desired result, often with innovative solutions.

A graduate of George Mason University’s School of Law, Mr. Flynn served multiple terms in student government, the Black Law Students Association (regional and local), the American Bar Association (the 11th Circuit Lt. Governor of Diversity), the Honor Committee and as an editor for the Journal of...
Edward Ungvarsky
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Alexandria, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(571) 207-9710 114 North Alfred Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and White Collar Crime
Yale Law School
Ed handles all kinds of criminal cases in state courts in Virginia and in the District of Columbia and in federal courts nationwide, particularly the DC, Virginia, and Maryland federal district courts. Ed has practiced as a criminal defense attorney for almost 25 years since graduating Yale Law School in 1993.

During law school, Ed worked for two large DC law firms, Jenner & Block and Akin, Gump. When his federal appellate clerkship ended, Ed continued to focus on criminal appeals and state and federal post-conviction habeas appeals at public service law offices in Tempe, Arizona and New York City....
Ryan Rambudhan
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(703) 273-6431 4010 University Dr
#102
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
The George Washington University Law School
Ryan Rambudhan is a dual practice attorney who specializes in Family Law and Criminal Litigation.

Criminal/Traffic
Having previously worked for a prosecutor's office in New York, Mr. Rambudhan brings a unique set of skills to the firm. He understands how police and prosecutors approach cases, and uses that knowledge to build a strategic defense for his clients who face criminal charges. Mr. Rambudhan believes in a three-step approach to accomplishing a solid defense: (1) diligent preparation and research; (2) effective and aggressive negotiations; and (3) desire and confidence to litigate any case if necessary.

Family Law
Having previously worked with one of the best...
Seth Quint Peritz
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(703) 542-4008 3950 Chain Bridge Road
Suite 6
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DUI and Traffic Tickets
College of William and Mary
Seth Peritz has been practicing as an attorney in the Northern Virginia Area since graduating from William and & Mary Law School. Prior to joining Robinson Law, he worked for a criminal defense and immigration firm handling traffic cases, marijuana and other drug cases, sex crimes, and violent crimes. He particularly focuses on DWI and Reckless Driving cases. He is barred in the State of Virginia as well as the Eastern District of Virginia Federal Court. He is a member of several professional organizations including: The Virginia Bar Association, The Fairfax Bar Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Virginia...
Karin Riley Porter
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(703) 278-2800 10505 Judicial Drive #101
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
Karin Riley Porter is an experienced Virginia criminal lawyer handling many different types of criminal offenses in Virginia. Common criminal offenses Ms. Porter deals with include drug offenses, DUI offenses, reckless driving charges, as well as assault charges to name a few. Ms. Porter began her career in law as an Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney, where she prosecuted cases for almost a decade. While there, she grew to understand the need for proper criminal representation in the justice system, and elected to become a criminal defense lawyer. She is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and has been...
Benjamin Schaefer
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(703) 273-6431 4010 University Dr
#102
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Amy L. Bradley
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Tysons Corner, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(703) 883-0880 1921 Gallows Rd.
Suite 750
Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
Amy L. Bradley has litigated cases heard in the state courts of every jurisdiction in Northern Virginia, the Eastern District of Virginia, the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. Amy's extensive trial experience includes more than 100 bench and jury trials in criminal and civil matters ranging from traffic offenses to serious criminal offenses to personal injury and property damage cases. Amy previously worked as an attorney for one of the country's largest insurance companies giving her unique and valuable insight into how to...
Marina Medvin
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(888) 886-4127 10560 Main Street
Suite 510
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationFairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DUI and White Collar Crime
George Mason University School of Law
MEDVIN LAW Criminal Defense & DWI Law Firm, located in Alexandria, Virginia, provides award-winning, top-rated Virginia criminal defense lawyer services. Experienced criminal attorneys & DUI lawyers offer representation for Northern Virginia Felony and Misdemeanor criminal charges and arrests in Alexandria, Fairfax, and Arlington. Experienced in Federal Criminal Defense, we also specialize in Federal criminal attorney services in Alexandria VA for Federal criminal charges, Federal indictments and investigations, White Collar cases, and Federal traffic Misdemeanors in the US District Court in Alexandria.

MEDVIN LAW was founded by attorney Marina Medvin, a highly sought-after and nationally revered criminal trial lawyer who has defended FBI's 10 Most Wanted, WikiLeaks and Anonymous hacker...
Wilfred Yeargan
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(703) 352-9044 11350 Random Hills Rd
#800
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Franklin Pierce Law Center
Attorney Wilfred Yeargan graduated from the University of New Hampshire Law School, Franklin Pierce in 1998. He has served the Northern Virginia area for eighteen years, providing skillful defense of thousands of criminal, traffic and DUI cases. He also assists clients with prosecution and defense of civil matters such as expungements, protective orders, personal injury and contract claims.

Attorney Wilfred Yeargan is an experienced litigator and has successfully defended thousands of criminal and traffic charges in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Some of the routine matters defended by his office include Reckless Driving, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Driving...
Benjamin Inman
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McLean, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
(703) 910-5062 1750 Tysons Blvd.
Ste. 1500
McLean, VA 22102
Free ConsultationCriminal, Civil Rights, DUI and Employment
George Mason University School of Law
Benjamin has always stood up for what’s right – he finds real meaning in helping the good guys win! He’s always been guided by a clear sense of right and wrong, from his time in the U.S. Army to his time as a Commonwealth Attorney (prosecutor), to his current position at J. Madison PLC.
Before starting at J. Madison PLC, Benjamin worked at the Arlington Commonwealth Attorney’s Office for five years. As a Commonwealth Attorney, he helped the victims of violent, non-violent, and financial crimes find justice. He also tried hundreds of traffic cases and specialized in DUI cases. ...
Karin Riley Porter
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Virginia Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience

Karin Riley Porter is an experienced Virginia criminal lawyer handling many different types of criminal offenses in Virginia. Common criminal offenses Ms. Porter deals with include drug offenses, DUI offenses, reckless... Read More »
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B.R. 'Billy' Hicks
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Free consultation, aggressive representation in all types of criminal cases.

I’m an experienced criminal defense lawyer and represent clients in all types of criminal cases throughout Virginia. I will fight for you and your rights and work for the best possible outcome in your case. Read More »
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Mr. Ronald E. Smith
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 352-8000 3900 University Drive
Suite 210
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Social Security Disability and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
Attorney Ronald Smith practices in State and Federal Courts in Fairfax, Prince William, and Loudon Counties. At Ronald E. Smith, P.C., our clients benefit from the skill and experience of a team of legal professionals. Whether you are facing DWI (DUI) charges, drug charges or theft charges, a team of at least two attorneys and support staff will combine their efforts to mount a united defense for you. Additionally, our firm is adept at guiding clients through the process of filing for and appealing Social Security Disability claims. If you have concerns regarding Social Security Disability (SSD) or Supplemental Security...
Michael A Robinson Esq.
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(703) 542-4008 3950 Chain Bridge Road
Suite 6
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Regent University School of Law
Recognized by Northern Virginia Magazine as a top criminal and DUI attorney, Michael has helped thousands of adults and juveniles fight their charges. Our Virginia criminal attorneys handle all misdemeanor and felony charges in the following jurisdictions:

Fairfax
Prince William and Manassas
Alexandria
Arlington
Loudoun

If you are facing a criminal, traffic or DUI charge in Virginia, please contact our office via phone or email for a 100% free consultation. Our criminal defense lawyers have prosecutorial backgrounds in criminal defense. Robinson Law, PLLC is dedicated to providing the best possible criminal and traffic defense to its clients.

Practice Areas include: Criminal Defense (all...
Ann Thayer
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(703) 385-5529 10605 Judicial Drive Ste# A-5
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationFairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Widener University
Attorney Ann Thayer practices primarily in the areas of DUI, criminal, and traffic defense as a partner with Taylor Law Company. Ms. Thayer attended Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia where she obtained a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice in 2000. Attending Widener School of Law in Harrisburg, PA, Ms. Thayer worked with the Prince William County Attorney’s Office and The Air Force Judge Advocate General (JAG) in Warner Robins, GA as an intern before obtaining her Juris Doctorate in 2004. Following law school, Ms. Thayer worked on several mergers and acquisitions as a contract attorney with various...
Muhammad Elsayed
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(703) 352-0100 3955 Chain Bridge Rd
Fl 2
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
A long-time resident of Fairfax County, Muhammad graduated from George Mason University, summa cum laude, with a bachelor's degree in Administration of Justice. He later earned a Juris Doctorate degree from George Mason University School of Law, summa cum laude. During law school, Muhammad gained experience in criminal law through internships at the Fairfax County Public Defender's Office, the Federal Public Defender's Office for the Eastern District of Virginia, and the Commonwealth Attorney's Office for Arlington County. The George Mason Law Review also published an article authored by Muhammad addressing the constitutionality of legislation targeting the enforcement...
Rebecca Janet Wade
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Alexandria, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(703) 836-9030 500 Montgomery St.
Suite 575
Alexandria, VA 22314
Criminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
University of Richmond School of Law
Partner Rebecca Janet Wade focuses on family law and criminal defense, representing clients in cases of divorce, child custody and visitation, child support, and alimony. She specializes in criminal and civil domestic violence cases, both defending clients who are facing that charge as well as representing victims of domestic violence. Ms. Wade has extensive experience with protective orders and laws involving physical abuse, assault and injury, emotional abuse, threats of violence, and more. Her work defending the mother of a young child left in a hot car seat received considerable media attention.

Ms. Wade grew up in Alexandria, Virginia, and graduated...
Patrick Anderson
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(703) 519-7100 4021 University Drive, #101
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
University of Richmond School of Law
Attorney Patrick Anderson founded his law firm, which focuses solely upon criminal law, in 1988. For over 25 years, he and his associate attorneys have vigorously defended individuals throughout Northern Virginia charged with serious and summary crimes. The firm has offices in Fairfax and Alexandria Virginia, and provides legal services to anyone in the state of Virginia. He and his associates are licensed to practice criminal law in both state and federal courts.
Meredith Ralls
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(703) 273-6431 4010 University Dr
#102
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
The George Washington University Law School
Meredith Madden Ralls is an attorney who focuses her practice on her passion, which is representing individuals accused of committing criminal offenses. She graduated with honors from The George Washington University Law School, and earned her degree in International Affairs magna cum laude from The George Washington University. She is admitted to practice in state and federal courts of Virginia and Washington, DC.

Meredith enjoys representing clients in all types of cases, from simple traffic infractions to serious felonies. She has represented clients charged with DUI, tax fraud, wire fraud, bribery, rape, and murder. She is exceptionally knowledgeable in the law,...
Adam Krischer
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Arlington, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
(703) 248-0626 2007 15th Street N
Suite 201
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
University of Denver
A graduate of the George Washington University and the University of Denver College of Law, Mr. Krischer focused his early legal career in prosecution. As a staff attorney at the National District Attorneys Association, he assisted the creation of the National Center for the Prosecution of Violence Against Women and drafted curriculum and served as an instructor for prosecutors nationwide.
Mr. Krischer left NDAA to serve as an Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney for Arlington County, prosecuting a range criminal activity from traffic offenses and DUIs to rape and other aggravated felonies. Mr. Krischer left prosecution and worked for the Stuttgart Law...
Anastasia Kranias
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(703) 352-0100 3955 Chain Bridge Rd
Fl 2
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Regent University School of Law
I am a first generation Greek American born and raised in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. Although I work as an attorney in Virginia , I am a Maryland girl at heart. I am a proud graduate of the University of Maryland in College Park, as well as Regent University School of Law in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

I am honored to work for two of the very best lawyers in Virginia, and am passionate about my job. I happily spend hours in the office with my hard-working colleagues, fighting for our clients. Outside the office, I'm dedicated to...
Carly Jehlen Hart
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(703) 934-8580 4085 Chain Bridge Road
Suite 302
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Family
George Mason University School of Law
Carly Jehlen Hart focuses her practice in the areas of criminal and traffic defense, domestic law, and civil litigation. Ms. Jehlen Hart has been practicing law since 2010 and joined the Firm as a Partner in 2019. As a lawyer, Carly appreciates being able to help her clients, and getting to know them, during what is usually a very difficult situation, and the opportunity to advocate for them not just in their litigation, but for them in their lives.
Ms. Jehlen Hart graduated from the University of South Florida with two Bachelors of the Arts degrees in Literature and Interdisciplinary Social...
Benjamin Schaefer
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Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of LawVirginia
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Madison Whitehead
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Liberty University School of LawVirginia
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.