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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Client Reviews

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Excellent criminal defense attorney; highly recommended

Posted by: a Domestic Violence client 23 days 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...

a great aggressive lawyer that works for his clients best interests

Posted by: a DUI client 3 months ago.

Shawn represented me in a DUI case (my fourth) and was able to get the case dismissed because DC couldn't find my file. my case was old so they had...
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Showing 2 of 8 peer endorsements

M. Todd Miller
M. Miller

Jefferson City, MO

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Anthony C Munter
Anthony Munter

Washington, DC

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Shawn is a very eloquent and charismatic attorney. His dedication and know how make him a excellent criminal defense attorney. 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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