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Alexander John Gordon

Alexander John Gordon

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Criminal Defense, Juvenile, Domestic Violence

About Me

If you have reached this page, you want to know if I am the right person to help you, help your friend, or help someone you love who is in trouble.    At The Gordon Law Firm we know what is really important to our current and potential clients is the quality of our attorneys' character, legal skills, and their ability to stand up and fight for you when your future is on the line. That is why we offer a free consultation in order for you to meet with us in person before you commit to pay any fees.


We understand and appreciate the trust and confidence that our clients place in our firm.  During the past 5 years we have helped more than 2500 people.  Each client is more than just a number.   Each new person seeking help has been an opportunity to learn more about that person’s career, educational background, and personality.  If you care about your clients, and know the possible effects of a conviction upon their lives, you want to work hard and fight for them to achieve the best possible result.


I now have more than seventeen years of experience.  During my career I have helped many clients charged with serious felonies and misdemeanors in Northern Virginia.  I am a member of the Virginia Bar and the State Bars of Florida and Georgia. I am also a member of the Fairfax Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.


I earned a Bachelor of Science from James Madison University in 1991 and graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1994.   I live in Fairfax County with my wife, sons, and two Golden/Labrador retrievers.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 37%
    2.1 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 37%
    300 cases
  3. Criminal Defense: 13%
    2 thousand cases
  4. Juvenile: 8%
    150 cases
  5. Domestic Violence: 5%
    100 cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

19 total 

  • Ryan Ravindra Rambudhan

    I strongly endorse this attorney!

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    Ryan Rambudhan DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Alexander Edward Lange

    Alex Gordon is a constant presence in the Northern Virginia courthouses. His experience makes him one of the best sources of advice and guidance for lawyers just starting out.

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    Alexander Lange Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Gordon Law Firm
10509 Judicial Dr Ste 102
Fairfax, Virginia, 220305117

10509 Judicial Drive, Suite 102
Fairfax, VA, 22030

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
VAAuthorized to practice law200003/11/2014
FLMember in Good Standing - CLER Exempt199405/07/2015
GAInactive Member in Good Standing 199407/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top LawyersNorthern Virginia Magazine2012
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2012
Florida Bar President's Pro-Bono AwardThe Florida Bar2000
Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentThe Gordon Law Firm P.C.2006 - Present
CounselJon Mains and Associates, LLC2005 - 2006
Senior Assistant Public DefenderVirginia Indigent Defense Commission2000 - 2005
Assistant County AttorneyCharlotte County, Florida1994 - 1997

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - Present
Virginia State BarMember2000 - Present
Fairfax Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Florida BarMember1994 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1994 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Reckless Driving in Fairfax County Speed 81 in a 55 mph zoneREAD DISCLAIMER Misdemeanor charge reduced to Traffic Infraction of Speeding 46.2-870 Fine $100 plus court costs.
DUI in Fairfax CountyREAD DISCLAIMER Case Dismissed after Trial
Reckless Driving in Fairfax County 70 mph in 35 mph zoneREAD DISCLAIMER Misdemeanor charge reduced to Traffic Infraction of IMPROPER DRIVING 46.2-869 Fine $500 plus court costs.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Fairfax County Bar Association DUI ManualChallenging Blood Test Results in DUI cases2011
Fairfax County Bar Association DUI ManualEthical Website Development for Lawyers2008
USA TodayOfficers Test Laser Speed Guns to Bolster Cases2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
James Madison UniversityPublic AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2011 DUI SeminarChallenging Blood Test results in DUI cases2011
Fairfax Annual DUI SeminarEthical DUI Website Development2008