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I was involve in a car accident, were a drunk driver struck my car and sent me to the emergency room.
After my recuperation I needed a knowledgeable, responsible, Trustworthy lawyer to represent me.
Mr. James took my case and walked me threw all the steps he was going to take.
He also took the time to explain the details on each step. He kept me informed.
I want to thank Mr.James for everything and I would definitely recommend him to anyone that is looking for an excellent lawyer.
James helped me with my reckless ticket. I was very worried about my ticket and the possibility of getting my license suspended because I need to drive for my job. Fortunately, I was referred to James Abrenio who helped me get it reduced which meant I could keep my license. James was very nice and personable and did a great job. I would recommend him to anyone looking for an upstanding, knowledgable attorney
Where do I began with Mr. Abrenio?, I came in contact to Mr. Abrenio pending a DUI case, was I not only nervous of what could happen but I was feeling down about my current situation, however, from the time that I first reached out to him, he was knowingly interested in my case which relieved some stress knowing he cared. He was very dedicated, on time, and knowledgeable, especially is DUI/DWI defense. I met with several Attorneys before hiring Mr. Abrenio, I felt a better vibe with him than all the others I had met with prior. So I then hired James to defend me. He kept me up to date with all information he had obtained, responded rapidly to calls and emails. He even contacted me on a Sunday in regards to questions about my stop/seizure. Once we went the first day, he was in attack mode, ready to go all in on day one. I felt this one a lil early bc their was other evidence brought to his attention on this day, so we then continued it. I met with him serval times before my next court date and he had given me more and more reasons why we should fight all the way and take this to trial. Next court date he was calling me the morning of to make sure I was in route and ready to go. During trial, let me remind you that we have waited all day for this to go down, He objected to the officers reason why he stopped me. I'm sitting there nervous hands crossed and fingers tight, just observing everything, Long story short, Mr. Abrenio was well prepared in the court room, he definitely had did his home work, he showed not only the courts but showed the judge the key arguments in my defense. The outcome was phenomenal. Couldn't ask for anything better, Cased dismissed, I was ready to jump out of my seat. Mr. Abrenio had done it. Just as I expected. We walk out of the court room, freedom, license, and dignity. I learned a lot from James, he is well respected in the community with other legal defense attorneys and judges. I highly recommend Mr. James. His fees were a little higher than others but well worth it. As they say you get what you pay for these days and to me having my freedom is priceless. I recommend Mr. James to anyone fighting a DUI/DWI case. Completely intelligent and respectful person, overall a great guy. If your looking for a great attorney who is well known in the community go to James at Benjamin W. Glass III, & Associates.
James did an outstanding job in reducing my reckless driving charge to a much lesser traffic violation which kept me from incurring a criminal conviction and a significant fine. He was very knowledgeable and kept me informed all the way through the process. I would recommend him to anyone I know that finds themselves in a similar circumstance. Good job James! Thank you very much for your help!
It is with great pleasure that I write this recommendation for James Abrenio. We contacted Ben Glass law firm regarding my wife's injury from a vicious dog attack in June 2013. James was assigned to our case and was very helpful through out the entire ordeal. James exemplifies everything any one would want in an attorney. First he exceptionally professional and always has a positive attitude, his focus is clearly on the clients and their well being. This was the first time we have ever had to deal with something like this, but James' smile, positive attitude and friendly voice made us feel very comfortable about the whole situation. James spent the necessary time to explain everything to us, explain why he was making the recommendations he did, and how the process works. He made sure to stay in contact with us through out the entire process and would always reply very quickly to any emails or questions we had. Working with James was a pleasure and I would personally recommend him to anyone.
First, Mr. Abrenio is a very honest and genuine attorney. He was extremely prepared and worked with me like I was apart of his family. Mr. Abrenio was upfront and very informative and I would highly
recommend him. My situation was unique being that I am from Michigan and had to work with Mr. Abrenio while being in another state. I was extremely impressed with his professionalism and attention to detail. My outcome was successful, case dismissed!
I was charged with No Operator's License as I had failed to change my valid NYS driver's license to a Virginia license. Since this charge is a Class B misdemeanor I decide to retain Mr Abrenio's services based on referrals from a friend. Mr Abrenio was very helpful and at the courthouse he was able to negotiate a plea deal with the prosecutor where the criminal charge was dropped in exchange for a guilty plea to an Illegal U-Turn. This was a very positive result as it kept my record clean. Mr Abrenio also follow-up with me to see if I had any questions. He was very professional and if I run into any issues in the future I would not hesitate to call him.
Imagine being in my situation? I had been a law-abiding, tax-paying productive member of society for my whole life. Working as a Federal civil servant for 30 years, I had raised four children, been widowed, been divorced, remarried, and I was making best of a very difficult life.
Despite that, my life (as I knew it) almost came to an end one unfortunate night. Due to a confluence of unforeseen and confused events, all beyond my control, I found myself being awakened by the police from my bed one night, arrested, taken to jail, and accused of a very serious criminal offense. Not only that, the crime that I was accused of, domestic violence, was being prosecuted by the Commonwealth of Virginia. It did not matter that there was no victim complaining or evidence that a crime had been committed, other than the confused words of some misinformed individuals who mistakenly assumed (or implied) that a crime was committed.
So "what can you do" when you are in such a desperate situation? It seemed my life was ending, I would lose my wife, job, children....the repercussions of a "guilty" verdict would have been horrible. I knew my only hope was to find the best possible criminal defense attorney possible. God helped me to find that attorney; his name is James Abrenio.
Against all odds, James used his unique talents to help get my case dismissed by the Commonwealth. He also really cared about my well being through this whole ordeal, and helped me to remain calm, which was not easy, while I was awaiting trial.
Having already gone though a difficult divorce in Fairfax County, I have had several attorneys in the past, and none have come close to James in terms of their knowledge, determination, honesty and results. James Abrenio is the best attorney I have ever had.
So in closing, I want to answer the question that many of us (hundreds every year in Fairfax County alone) might ask in a situation like mine. "What can you do?" The answer is simple, you call James Abrenio!
James took his time listening to the circumstances regarding my legal situation and spent additional time explaining my options while offering me sound voice free a charge. He was great!
Even though for various reasons I didn't hire finally Mr Abrenio, I found him to be one of the best Attorney I have met (if not The best). He is young, dynamic, aggressive (in the positive sense), knowledgeable, very experienced, compassionate, detailed and goal oriented. I would definitely hire (if not because of my specific situation) and recommend him.