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.
Licensed since 2004
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|VA||Authorized to practice law||2004||03/11/2014|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 100 Lawyers||The National Advocates for Top 100 Lawyers||2014|
|Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers Association||2012|
|Associate Attorney||Livesay & Myers, P.C.||2010 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||The Herndon Law Firm, P.L.C.||2004 - 2010|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Virginia Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2010 - Present|
|Prince William County Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia||Admitted to Practice||2010 - Present|
|United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit||Admitted to Practice||2010 - Present|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||Committee Proposes New Criminal Discovery Rules for Virginia||2015|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||New Mental Health Docket in Prince William County||2014|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||Supreme Court Requires Warrants for Cell Phone Searches||2014|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C.||New Texting While Driving Law In Virginia||2013|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||Corporal Punishment In Virginia: Is Spanking Legal?||2013|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||DUI & DWI Charges In Virginia: Everything You Need To Know||2013|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||Marijuana: Possession vs. Possession With Intent to Distribute||2012|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C.||Self-Defense vs. Assault and Battery in Virginia||2012|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||Concealed Weapon Law In Virginia||2012|
|Livesay & Myers, P.C. Blog||Reckless Driving Charges In Virginia Must Be Taken Seriously||2010|
|George Mason University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2004|
|Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University||History||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2001|
|FBI Academy Mock Trial||Trial Advocacy/Jury Trial Strategy||2015|