Also known as Manuel Leiva, Manuel E. Leiva

Manuel Enrique Leiva Jr.

Manuel Enrique Leiva Jr.

Criminal Defense Attorney
Fairfax, VA




No Misconduct


Spanish , English

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Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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A Superlative Lawyer

Posted by: a DUI client almost 2 years ago.

Mr. Leiva handled my teenage daugher's DWI and did a truly excellent job. I could not be more favorably impressed with Mr. Leiva's...

Superb Attorney

Posted by: Matthew about 2 years ago.

When I first spoke on the phone with Manuel I could tell that he had my best interests at heart and he genuinely wanted to help. You can immediately...
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Jennifer Lynn Leffler
Jennifer Leffler

Fairfax, VA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Leiva is a great trial lawyer. He is very knowledgable in many areas of practice. He is well-known and respected in many jurisdictions around...
Alexander John Gordon
Alexander Gordon

Fairfax, Virginia

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Manuel is well known as a vigorous advocate for his clients. He is meticulous and well-prepared for trial and has a reputation for being an...
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1998 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Virginia.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/11/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – 2011

Leiva & Marks, PLC


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1998 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

American University, Washington College of Law


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2012 AV Peer Review Rating



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2010- present Member

Virginia State Bar, Indigent Defense Task Force

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Speaking Engagements

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2008 Defending Against Protective Orders

at Protective Order Training

2005 Defending Gang Cases

at Annual Public Defender Seminar