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5.0 stars 46 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 2010
I'm Shawn Sukumar, a skilled criminal defense attorney in the District of Columbia. I focus my practice on a wide variety of misdemeanor and felony criminal cases in addition to some traffic cases.
I have focused my entire legal career on crimi...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Sex Crime
5.0 stars 19 reviews
Licensed since 1990
Some clients ask for “a lawyer who’s a pit bull.”
Pit bulls are known for attacking ferociously – but when they attack, hope they’re attacking the right person, at the right time.
I do more than that.
I’m a litigator and a negotiat...
Practice areas & skills: Employment & Labor, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Wrongful Termination, Civil Rights
5.0 stars 11 reviews
Licensed since 1968
As a very experienced attorney in representing federal employees and federal employee unions, I can effectively represent employees and unions in any cases where legal representation is required except for OWCP and employee benefits cases.
Practice areas & skills: Discrimination, Government, Employment & Labor
5.0 stars 7 reviews
Licensed since 1973
I am a civil trial attorney whose practice is limited to catastrophic injury and wrongful death litigation in state and federal courts. I am one of only a dozen DC based plaintiff trial lawyers who are Board Certified by the National Board of Tria...
Practice areas & skills: Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Brain Injury, Spinal Cord Injury
5.0 stars 47 reviews
Licensed since 1996
Communication and building a trusting attorney-client relationship are crucial to a successful defense in a criminal case. Therefore, from our first meeting, throughout the investigation and any subsequent court proceedings, you will be informed o...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, White Collar Crime
5.0 stars 42 reviews
Licensed since 2001
Review: “I am 24 and was charged with possession of cocaine in DC. I thought that my future would be forever tainted by this. The first time I met with Mr. Kalafat he out my mind at ease. He kept me updated on what was going on...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, White Collar Crime, Federal Crime
5.0 stars 1 review
Mr. Syed graduated cum laude from the University of Rochester (1997) and obtained his law degree from the George Washington University Law School (2000). In 2007 he completed the Harvard Law School Program of Instruction for Lawyers (mediation wo...
Practice areas & skills: Immigration, Litigation, International Law
5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avid Yankee and Giants fan. Married with two boys Jacob and Dylan.
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Slip and Fall Accident, Wrongful Death
Licensed since 1977
Review: “If I am ever in need of legal assistance in the future, my first call would be to Janet. In my case we dealt with both a Wrongful Termination and a Qui Tam Case. I have to say that at all times I knew that noone could...
Practice areas & skills: Wrongful Termination, Health Insurance, Medicaid & Medicare
5.0 stars 4 reviews
Licensed since 1992
I have been handling personal injury cases, including automobile accident cases, slip and fall cases, and medical malpractice claims, for over 20 years. I have personally handled in excess of 5,000 cases, and I have been selected numerous times b...
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury