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D. Chipman Venie

D. Chipman Venie

also known as D. Chipman "Chip" Venie

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    16 years, 1 thousand cases



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

833 Lomas Blvd NW
Albuquerque, NM, 87102



NMAuthorized to practice law200608/10/2010
MIActive And In Good Standing200508/06/2015
DCActive 200005/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Semi Finalist, Defense Attorney of the YearSan Diego Daily Transcript2005
Semi-Finalist, Defense Attorney of the YearSan Diego Daily Transcript2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/AttorneyFreedom Law Center2002 - Present
AttorneyCoughlan, Semmer & Lipman2000 - 2002
Staff AttorneyUnited States Court Of Appeals For The Fourth Circuit1999 - 2000


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLife Member2003 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. R. Holt, D-905-CR-2011-00640Not Guilty both charges
State v. O. Zepeda, D-202-CR-2012-02467All charges dismissed
State v. S. Walden, DW 4458/11Case dismissed

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD1999
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityUrban PlanningMURP1995
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityPolitical ScienceBA1993