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Mark J Petrovich

Mark J Petrovich

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Federal Crime, Criminal Defense

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
    1 year
  2. Federal Crime: 30%
    1 year
  3. DUI & DWI: 30%
    1 year


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Thomas Brian Walsh

    I endorse this lawyer. Mark Petrovich has been defending those charged with crimes for over 20-years. He demonstrates experience, talent and intelligence and has a long history of success in the courtroom handling cases from DUI to Capital Murder. He also possess unique skills that allow him to successfully deal with prosecutors, judges and clients.


    Thomas Walsh Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Patrick Michael Lawrence Blanch

    I endorse Mark Petrovich for all levels of criminal defense in both state and federal court. I have known Mark as a fellow lawyer for 8 years and the highest praise that I can give is that Mark is on the short list of lawyers that I call for a second opinion when I have a case with a novel issue. He is always knowledgeable and meticulously prepared, and one can tell that he truly cares about the welfare of his clients.


    Patrick Blanch Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

10605 Judicial Drive
Suite A-5
Fairfax, VA, 22030-5167


DCActive 199607/19/2014
VAAuthorized to practice law199303/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Practices in Death Penalty Cases; Honorary GuestNational Judicial College2009
Virginia Criminal Law Legal EliteVirginia Business Magazine2005
Certified Lead Trial Counsel; Capital Murder CasesVirginia State Bar2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPetrovich & Walsh2004 - Present
PartnerMartin, Arif, Petrovich & Walsh2000 - 2003
PartnerMartin, Arif & Petrovich1996 - 1999
AssociateMartin & Arif1993 - 1995

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2014 - Present
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationAttorney Member2006 - Present
Fairfax Bar Association; Lawyer Referral ServiceBoard Member2003 - Present
Fairfax County Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Commonwealth v. MalvoGuilty, Life Sentence
Commonwealth v. RomeroNot Guilty
Commonwealth v. LoweryNot Guilty

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of PennsylvaniaMechanical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Guest Lecture; Undergraduate CourseThe Law and The Media2013
NYLF High School Conference SeminarCriminal Defense/Capital Murder2009
Capital Defense Workshop CLE SeminarCapital Defense Strategies2008
NYLF High School Conference SeminarCriminal Defense/Capital Murder2007
NYLF High School Conference SeminarCriminal Defense/Capital Murder2005
Capital Defense Workshop CLE SeminarLee Malvo Case; Defense Strategies2004