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Jason M Kalafat
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Jason Kalafat’s Legal Cases

27 total

  • United States v. TB

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Apr 03, 2013
    Outcome:
    Not guilty all counts
    Description:
    Client charged with felony Possession With Intent to Distribute Cocaine. During a traffic stop, police located a large quantity of cocaine on the floor of van driven by client. The passenger in the van was found to be in possession of an additional small amount of cocaine and a large amount of cash. Successfully argued to jury that doubt existed as to who actually possessed the cocaine found in the van.
  • United States v. JP

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Mar 15, 2013
    Outcome:
    Not guilty
    Description:
    Client charged with one count of misdemeanor sexual abuse related to an after-hours incident on the street in front of a DC nightclub.
  • United States v. AR

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Feb 27, 2013
    Outcome:
    Not guilty all charges
    Description:
    Client charged with assault and theft stemming from altercation with restaurant manager.
  • United States v. AW

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Feb 06, 2013
    Outcome:
    Not guilty all charges
    Description:
    Client charged with felony Possession With Intent To Distribute Cocaine after police stopped and searched his car, finding a large quantity of cocaine therein. Despite client being the owner and only occupant of the car when stopped, jury agreed there was reasonable doubt as to whether the cocaine was in fact client's.
  • United States v. JJ

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Nov 05, 2012
    Outcome:
    Case dismissed
    Description:
    Client charged with felony Possession With Intent to Distribute Cocaine. Based on tip from confidential informant, client stopped, detained, searched by police. Cocaine allegedly located in car. After extensive hearing, Court suppressed all evidence and statements, resulting in dismissal of case.
  • United States v. DW

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Sep 13, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not guilty
    Description:
    Client charged with assault on a police officer stemming from his arrest on suspicion of DUI. Client was beaten and pepper-sprayed by police during the course of events. After defense cross-examination of chief government witness, Court found police version of events was not credible. Following complete acquittal at trial on the assault charge, the separate DUI case was dropped.
  • United States v. MA

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Aug 30, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not guilty all counts
    Description:
    Client charged with assault, threats, and destruction of property stemming from an incident with an acquaintance.
  • District of Columbia v. YP

    Practice Area:
    DUI and DWI
    Date:
    Apr 13, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not guilty
    Description:
    Client charged with DUI-Drugs after police pulled him over, car reeked of marijuana, client admitted having smoked marijuana. Client failed FSTs and then refused to give urine sample because "I know it will be dirty."
  • United States v. JL

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Mar 21, 2012
    Outcome:
    Jury trial - not guilty on all charges
    Description:
    Client was one of three co-defendants charged with armed robbery, weapons charges, and felony threats. While the two co-defendants were found guilty of various offenses, including assault with a deadly weapon, client was found not guilty of all seven charges against him.
  • United States v. JM

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Nov 10, 2011
    Outcome:
    Not guilty on all counts
    Description:
    Client and codefendant charged with attacking and assaulting two attorney brothers. Codefendant convicted of assault, client acquitted of all charges.