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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 85%
    31 years
  2. Business: 10%
    31 years
  3. Appeals: 5%
    31 years



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Miguel Serrano

    Mr. Ahmed is a highly experienced and gifted lawyer. He has been a mentor to many young attorneys and continues to practice at a very high caliber. I endorse this lawyer.


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  • Lisa Douglas

    I endorse this lawyer. Atiq is an aggressive attorney who is fearless in his representation of his clients.


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Contact info

1320 19th St N.W. #202
Washington, DC, 20036


VAAuthorized to practice law198609/15/2015
DCActive 198511/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial AttorneyAtiq R. Ahmed, P.A.1998 - Present
Lead AttorneyLaw Office of Atiq R. Ahmed1985 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Muslim Community Center Medical Clinic - Silver Spring, MD.Member - Board of Directors2011 - Present
District of Columbia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresident2002 - 2006
Superior Court Trial Lawyers Association (D.C.)Member - Board of Directors2000 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
United States v. MackMistrial
United States v. DuboseAcquitted
U. S. v. KnightMotion to Suppress Stop, Search and Seizure Granted; Case Dismissed a week later by prosecution.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
The George Washington UniversityFinance & InvestmentsM. B. A.1980
George Washington UniversityAccountingB. B. A.1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Invited Speaker - IndiaAmerican Criminal Law: Confrontation Clause2007