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Jason W Cleckner

Jason W Cleckner Esq.

also known as Jay Cleckner

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Administrative Law… more 

Jason Cleckner

About Me

Focusing on criminal and serious traffic/DUI defense in Montgomery, Prince George's, Howard, Anne Arundel, Charles, Calvert, Frederick and Baltimore counties. Experience trying cases in all Maryland counties and the District of Columbia.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    10 years, 800 cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 30%
    10 years, 800 cases
  3. Domestic Violence: 10%
    10 years, 100 cases
  4. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 3%
    10 years, 100 cases
  5. Other: 7%
  6. More 



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

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • David Richard Waranch

    Jason is a great guy and an outstanding attorney. He is in court everyday is very dedicated to his craft. He cares deeply about the well-being of his clients and works hard to ensure them the best possible defense. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking an aggressive and experienced criminal defense attorney.


    David Waranch Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Dawn Elizabeth Padanyi

    Jason, is very knowledgeable in criminal defense. He always puts his client's first and has the skills to get the results needed. I endorse this lawyer.


    Dawn Padanyi Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Cleckner LLC-Rockville

27 Wood Lane
2nd Floor
Rockville, MD, 20850

Cleckner LLC-College Park

9601 Baltimore Avenue
Suite 203
College Park, MD, 20740-1390



DCActive 200607/18/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2012 NACDL DUI SeminarNACDL2012
2011 NACDL Defending Drug Cases SeminarNACDL2011
MembershipMaryland Criminal Defense Attorneys Association2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerCleckner LLC2008 - Present
Partnera Bethesda law firm2007 - 2008
Associatea Bethesda law firm2006 - 2007

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Prince George's County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2010 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysAttorney Member2009 - Present
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys' AssociationAttorney Member2009 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationAttorney Member2006 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2006 - Present
Kentucky ColonelsMember2003 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
$150,000 bond on DUIReleased on pre-trial supervision
Post-Conviction VictoryGuilty plea stricken
Violent Assault dropped, plea to Disorderly ConductState dropped Assault, offered Disorderly Conduct with unsupervised probation

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Syracuse University College of LawCriminal LawJuris Doctor2005
University of Missouri, St. LouisCriminologyBachelor of Science2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
I work on this topic every day in CourtFourth Amendment Suppression2011