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Atiq R Ahmed

Atiq R Ahmed

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Business, Appeals

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

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



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • 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.


    Miguel Serrano Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Lisa Douglas

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


    Lisa Douglas Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

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



VAAuthorized to practice law198603/11/2014
DCActive 198505/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

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
The George Washington UniversityAccountingB. B. A.1978

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Invited Speaker - IndiaAmerican Criminal Law: Confrontation Clause2007