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Patrick Michael Lawrence Blanch

Patrick Michael Lawrence Blanch

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Appeals

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
    9 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Appeals: 10%
    9 years, 14 cases

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Erin Lynn Blanch

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  • Mark J Petrovich

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Blanch is an excellent attorney who commands the respect of all attorneys in the community. He combines intelligence, persistence, presence and creativity to always obtain the best results possible for his clients.

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    Mark Petrovich DUI & DWI Attorney
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Contact Info

Elders, Zinicola & Blanch P.L.L.C.

4085 Chain Bridge Rd Ste 302
Fairfax, VA, 22030-4106

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
VAAuthorized to practice law200603/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super Lawyer - Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2015
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2014

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerElders, Zinicola & Blanch, PLLC2009 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderOffice Of The Public Defender Fairfax County2007 - 2009
AttorneyOldaker, Biden & Belair, LLP2006 - 2007

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fairfax Bar Association, General District Court CommitteeMember2009 - Present
Fairfax Bar Association, Circuit Court CommitteeMember2009 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Grant v. CommonwealthConviction overturned
Dressner v. CommonwealthWin

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Defense of Serious Traffic Cases in VirginiaProcedure2014
Defense of Serious Traffic Cases in VirginiaProcedure2012
Defense of Serious Traffic Cases in VirginiaProcedure2010

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Fairfax Bar Association DWI CLEQuestioning the Constitutionality of the Implied Consent Law2015
DUI Defense - Smart Strategy, Creative Tactics - Fairfax EventConfrontation Rights and Expert Witnesses2010
DUI Defense - Smart Strategy, Creative Tactics - Charlottesville EventConfrontation Rights and Expert Witnesses2010
2010 Virginia Public Defenders ConferenceConfrontation Rights at Trial2010
Fairfax County Annual DWI CLECivil Remedial Fees2008