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Benjamin N. Griffitts

Benjamin N. Griffitts

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Violent Crime

About Me

Ben Griffitts is a senior associate attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C. An attorney since 2004, he has years of experience handling every type of criminal matter in the courts of Northern Virginia, from serious felonies, violent crimes, and drug charges to traffic and misdemeanor cases. Mr. Griffitts works in the firm’s Manassas office, and represents clients in Manassas, Prince William County and all across Northern Virginia.

An experienced DUI & DWI defense attorney, Mr. Griffitts has completed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)/International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) Student Practitioner Course.

In 2012, Mr. Griffitts was named one of the Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Ben Griffitts works out of the firm’s office in Manassas, and represents clients all across Northern Virginia.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 95%
    0 years
  2. Violent Crime: 5%
    0 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • David Gordon McKennett

    Known been since law school. He is an honest man and an excellent lawyer.


    David McKennett Business Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Livesay & Myers, P.C.

9408 Grant Avenue #402
Manassas, VA, 20110

Livesay & Myers, P.C.

303 Charlotte Street
Fredericksburg, VA, 22401




VAAuthorized to practice law200403/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates for Top 100 Lawyers2014
Top 40 Under 40 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyLivesay & Myers, P.C.2010 - Present
Associate AttorneyThe Herndon Law Firm, P.L.C.2004 - 2010


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Virginia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2010 - Present
Prince William County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of VirginiaAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Spotsylvania Assault and BatteryNot Guilty

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
FBI Academy Mock TrialTrial Advocacy/Jury Trial Strategy2015