Fairfax, Virginia Criminal Lawyers

Ryan Rambudhan
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Fairfax, VA 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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Michael A Robinson Esq.
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Fairfax, VA 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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Meredith Ralls
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney

The George Washington University Law SchoolDistrict of Columbia and Virginia
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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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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Luke J Nichols
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 383-9222 10617 Jones Street Suite 101B
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
George Mason University School of Law
Luke J. Nichols has successfully defended hundreds of drivers in Virginia. He is well known for his expertise in DUI/DWI defense, reckless driving defense, and other traffic issues. Luke Nichols is one of the few attorneys in Virginia who has undergone the NHTSA based law enforcement training for DUI detection and the Standardised Field Sobriety Tests (SFST). Mr. Nichols has also been trained as a Field Sobriety Test Instructor and has been trained in the use of law enforcement speed measurement devices such as Radar, Lidar, and Pacing. This experience and training gives Mr. Nichols a unique edge in defending...
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...
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...
Karin Riley Porter
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Fairfax, VA 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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Madison Whitehead
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney

Liberty University School of LawVirginia
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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...
Jeffrey Scott Romanick
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(703) 273-1400 3975 University Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, DUI and Landlord Tenant
American University Washington College of Law
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...
Jeremy S. Letnick
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(703) 273-4100 3903 Fair Ridge Drive
Suite 210
Fairfax, VA 22033
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Born and raised in Fairfax, Virginia by a lawyer and police officer, Mr. Letnick has a unique perspective on cases from multiple viewpoints, Mr. Letnick regularly appears before the Judges of Northern Virginia and is in the courtroom daily. As a result, he has developed a rapport with the Courts in terms of trust and dedication to his clients. Mr. Letnick is an avid golfer. He played for Fairfax High School and hopes to one day retire in a golf community (free from stress).
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
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.
Bernard Crane
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(202) 429-2900 10560 Main Street
Suite 310
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, Business, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Bernard Crane graduated from George Washington University, and earned his law degree from Catholic University. He's been practicing criminal and business law in the Washington area since 1985. For over 30 years, he's zealously fought for clients accused of all types of crimes - from marijuana to murder and carjacking. There's almost nothing he's not already seen and learned to deal with, both in the courtroom and at the negotiating table. He's helped thousands of people get through some of the worst times in their lives. He can help you, too.

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Before becoming an attorney, he was a private investigator,...
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
Sandra Kay Drewniak Esq
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(703) 967-3655 3975 University Drive, Ste 335
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Sandra K. Drewniak is an experienced trial attorney, former state and federal prosecutor, and military defense attorney. Prior to forming Stone Furlong Drewniak, PLLC, she was the chief of the criminal division at prominent trial defense firm in Northern Virginia where she handled hundreds of criminal defense cases. Attorney Drewniak has traveled across Virginia handling hundreds of traffic, DUI and criminal cases with an aggressive and thorough approach designed to maximize the legal protections and defenses for her clients. Attorney Drewniak’s client list includes political figures, executives, CEOs, military, juveniles, defense contractors, police, federal agents, firemen, teachers, doctors, lawyers, out-of-state...
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...
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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David Joseph Dischley
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Fairfax, VA 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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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
Criminal, 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...
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
Meredith Ralls
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 273-6431 4010 University Dr
#102
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
The George Washington University Law School
Jonathan Shapiro
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 352-0100 3955 Chain Bridge Rd
Fl 2
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
American University Washington College of Law
Jonathan Shapiro is a partner attorney at Greenspun Shapiro PC in Fairfax, Virginia. He is also a law professor at Washington and Lee University School of Law. Jonathan has practiced criminal defense for over 44 years.
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...
Gretchen Lynch Taylor
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(703) 385-5529 10605 Judicial Drive
Suite A-5
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
College of William and Mary
Thomas B. Walsh
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(703) 934-9191 10605 Judicial Drive
Suite A5
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
I am a trial attorney with a goal to work hard for you! I have been practicing law for over 20 years and have handled thousands of cases over those years. I have gained substantial experience in dealing with both prosecutors and judges, and have argued numerous cases to juries in both state court and in federal court.

In my practice, I handle a range of cases from minor traffic infractions to death penalty cases -- 4 death penalty jury trials to date. But please understand, I attack each case, whether it is a...
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...
Jennifer Porter
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(703) 359-7111 10505 Judicial Drive
Suite 203
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI, Juvenile and Personal Injury
University of Tennessee College of Law
For nearly 20 years, Jennifer has successfully represented hundreds of people who have been injured through no fault of their own; people who were often just in the wrong place at the wrong time but suffered significant or catastrophic injuries as a result. Jennifer is in the unique position to provide excellent and informed representation to her clients and to maximize recovery for her clients, as a result of her years working as counsel for several of the country’s major insurance carriers.

Now, Jennifer helps injured individuals navigate the insurance claims and court system, thus enabling them to keep...
Madison Whitehead
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney
(703) 273-6431 4010 University Dr
#102
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Liberty University School of Law
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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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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Zachary A. Deubler
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 2 years experience
(703) 591-0200 10513 Judicial Drive
Suite 300
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DUI and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law and George Mason University
Zachary Deubler, a long-time resident of Fairfax County and graduate of George Mason University, received his Juris Doctor from Mason in 2016. Throughout law school, Zach explored civil and criminal law through extensive class study and legal internships. During his legal education, Zach also demonstrated great strength in the criminal appellate arena; winning awards for his legal writing and ability to give oral arguments.

Beginning with Whitestone|Young PC as a clerk in 2014, Zach became an Associate Attorney at the firm shortly after obtaining his law license. Now a member of the Virginia Bar, Zach focuses primarily on criminal...
Peter David Greenspun
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(703) 352-0100 3955 Chain Bridge Rd
Fl 2
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI, Medical Malpractice and Traffic Tickets
George Mason University School of Law
Paul Liam McGlone
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(703) 273-2750 10513 Judicial Drive
Suite 201
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal and DUI
George Mason University School of Law
McGlone Law Firm, P.C. is located in the heart of Fairfax, Virginia and specializes in DUI, DWI, traffic, marijuana, and criminal cases. Paul McGlone is an experienced defense lawyer who focuses on criminal and traffic cases that are heard in the Fairfax County courts.
Thomas Soldan
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(703) 957-7373 10505 Judicial Dr #106
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
The University of Georgia School of Law
Thomas Soldan is a personal injury and criminal defense attorney practicing in Virginia. Thomas has spent his career fighting for the rights of those injured due to the negligence of another, or charged with criminal offenses. Mr. Soldan has handled a wide variety of criminal cases including, but not limited to DUI offenses, drug charges, assault charges, larceny offenses, as well as domestic violence charges. Common types of personal injury cases Mr. Soldan handles include slips and falls, products liability, medical negligence, as well as car accident cases to name a few. Mr. Soldan received his law degree from the...
Jonathan L. Katz
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 29 years experience
(703) 383-1100 10509 Judicial Drive
Suite 101
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal and DUI
The George Washington University Law School
Pursuing your best defense against criminal and DU prosecutions in Fairfax, Arlington & Northern Virginia.. Practicing criminal defense since 1991.
Mikhail Nekrich Lopez
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(703) 352-0100 3955 Chain Bridge Rd
Fl 2
Fairfax, VA 22030
Criminal, DUI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of Southern California
Since age 8, my dream has been to be an attorney. The past three years of practice have only strengthened my desire to represent my clients and fight for their best interests as zealously as possible. I believe in thoroughly investigating my clients' cases, researching the issues that may arise at trial, and being as prepared as possible in order to best represent the individuals who rely on my services. I bring my passion and commitment to each client's case, and I will do everything that's ethical, reasonable, and possible to achieve the best results in any case.
Faraji A. Rosenthall
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(703) 934-0101 10560 Main Street
Suite 310
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Georgetown University Law Center
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.

Born and raised in Fairfax County, Faraji stayed close to home to study at the prestigious Georgetown University Law Center. Then he spent four years prosecuting cases as part of the Fairfax Commonwealth Attorney’s Office, where he gained deep experience in every area of criminal law and, most importantly, learned how prosecutors think.

Faraji began his criminal defense work in 2009, using his prosecuting experience to build strong cases...
Mark Petrovich
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(703) 934-9191 10605 Judicial Drive
Suite A-5
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Juvenile
George Mason University School of Law
Christie Leary
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(703) 359-7111 10505 Judicial Drive, Suite 203
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationFairfax, VA Criminal Law Attorney with 18 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Insurance Claims and Personal Injury
George Mason University
A native of Northern Virginia, Christie has litigated cases heard in the state courts of every jurisdiction in Northern Virginia, the District of Columbia, the United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. Named by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, Christie has tried bench and jury trials in criminal and civil matters ranging from traffic offenses to serious criminal offenses and complex personal injury and medical malpractice cases. While at Greenspun, Shapiro, Davis & Leary, P.C., along with her former partners Peter Greenspun and Jonathan Shapiro,...
Chidinma Harley
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(703) 896-7630 11166 Fairfax Boulevard
Suite 401
Fairfax, VA 22030
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Family and Traffic Tickets
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
I am a client focused attorney licensed to practice law in Virginia, the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. I am an advocate, counselor and defender for my clients and I work to achieve the best results for the individuals who entrust their case in my hands. I began my legal career in New Jersey where I served as a Deputy Attorney General for several years; specializing in the area of child protection. After moving to the D.C. metro area I continued my legal career in Washington, D.C. where I worked on large scale...
Benjamin Schaefer
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Fairfax, VA Criminal Law Lawyer

Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of LawVirginia
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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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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.