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About me

I have worked as a litigation attorney in Northern Virginia since 2000.  I focus on personal injury, civil and traffic cases. I am a partner at the law firm of Dennis, Stewart, Krischer & Terpak, PLLC.  Representative cases include:



  • Appeals

  • Assault & Battery

  • Auto Accidents

  • Civil Litigation

  • Defamation

  • False Imprisonment

  • Landlord Tenant

  • Pedestrian Accidents

  • Premises Liability

  • Product liability

  • Reckless Driving

  • Traffic Cases

  • Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist Litigation

  • Wrongful death


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 80%
    15 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%
    15 years



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  • Andrew Michael Stewart

    I have referred a number of civil cases to Mr. Terpak. He has excellent customer service and gets good results for his clients.


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Contact info

Dennis, Stewart, Krischer & Terpak, PLLC

2045 15th St. North
Suite 200
Arlington, VA, 22201


VAAuthorized to practice law200009/15/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDennis, Stewart, Krischer & Terpak2013 - Present
PresidentTerpak & Shakil2003 - 2013
AttorneyLewis & Associates2000 - 2003
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Ignacio v. US, 674 F.3d 252 (CA4 2012), cited by Millbrook v. US, 133 S. Ct. 1441 (2013)Favorable
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Publication nameTitleDate
Washington PostUnsportsmanlike Conduct1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Mary WashingtonN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Civil Practice in the General District CourtCivil Procedure2014
Applying the Rules of Evidence, What Every Attorney Needs to KnowEvidence2013
Plaintiff's Personal Injury from Start to FinishPlaintiff's Personal Injury2012