Shawn S Sukumar

Shawn S Sukumar

Criminal Defense Attorney

Washington, DC





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About Me

I'm Shawn Sukumar, a skilled criminal defense attorney in the District of Columbia.  I focus my practice on a wide variety of misdemeanor and felony criminal cases in addition to some traffic cases.  I have focused my entire legal career on criminal defense. I followed law school with a clerkship at the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia in the trial division, where I worked on...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Confident and Professional

Posted by: Nick about 1 month ago.

I did a search on the internet and found Price Benowize. After speaking with someone, they directed me to Shawn. I was concerned about the...

Excellent criminal defense attorney; highly recommended

Posted by: a Domestic Violence client 4 months ago.

Shawn did a great job representing me in a simple assault/domestic violence case. As it was my first offense, Shawn was able to negotiate a delayed...
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Seyed Kaveh Naser Miremadi
Seyed Miremadi

Washington, DC

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Shawn is a skilled and effective trial attorney. He is also a tireless advocate of the rights guaranteed to those facing criminal prosecution. I...
M. Todd Miller
M. Miller

Jefferson City, MO

8 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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2010 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 05/26/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Price Benowitz, LLP


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2008 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Emory University


Showing 1 of 7 awards

2014 Top 40 Under 40

National Trial Lawyers

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