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Kevin Edward Byrnes

Business Attorney at Washington, DC

3.0   2 reviews
  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 21 years
    Virginia - VA 22 years
    Massachusetts - MA 38 years
    California - CA 34 years
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 22 years
    State VA
    Acquired 2002
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 38 years
    State MA
    Acquired 1985
    Status
    Active No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 34 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1989
    Status
    Not Eligible to Practice Law (Not Entitled) No misconduct found

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

About Kevin

Learn Kevin’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Business
    14%
    Medical & Dental Professionals Our lawyers represent professionals on every aspect of their practice, including the purchase & sale of a practice, internal practice disputes, employment and patient matters, and land and other investments, licensing, ethics and standards of practice issues before various Boards of Medicine.

  2. Computer fraud
    14%

  3. Corporate and incorporation
    14%

  4. Federal crime
    14%

  5. Litigation
    14%

  6. Real estate
    14%

  7. Wrongful death
    14%
    aggressively pursue claims of wrongful death on behalf of our clients. Nothing is more painful than the loss of a loved one due to negligence or intentional act. In each case we seek the maximum damages allowed by law to hold the negligent party responsible for their actions.

  8. Other
    2%

Kevin Byrnes is an experienced trial attorney who focuses a significant portion of his practice on the representation of law enforcement officials. Since entering civil practice, Mr. Byrnes has assisted local and federal law enforcement officials in both affirmative and defensive claims.

Mr. Byrnes has effectively handled criminal and civil investigations of law enforcement personnel charged with misconduct, use of excessive force, misuse of property, violations of policy and procedures, matters affecting their ability to testify in court, security clearance and access issues, alleged failures to mention evidence or follow rules and procedures and tort liability issues out of their employment.

He has also represented law enforcement agents who have claims against their employers for age, race, sex and disability discrimination, workmen’s compensation and physical and mental disability issues, conditions related to posttraumatic stress disorder, depression and fitness for duty examinations and to disability and law enforcement retirement issues and benefits.

Mr. Byrnes has represented federal law enforcement agents involved in high profile cases in Agencies as diverse as the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI), Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Treasury, United States Marshals service, State Department, Department of Agriculture, various Inspector General Officer, Federal Police, Central Intelligence Agency, Department of Homeland Security and General Services Administration.

Mr. Byrnes has worked on responding to numerous internal investigations into allegations against federal, state and local police.

Location

Law Offices of Kevin Byrnes, PLLC
1050 30th Street N.W. Suite 109
Washington, DC, 20007

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Reviews

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Posted by Kevin | October 14, 2020
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Response
The poster of the negative review received full compensation and attorneys fees for his claim. We were his successor counsel after his first attorney ended the representation. A dispute arose over whether attorneys fees could be credited in any way back to the client, something federal law prohibits. The firm provided the client full relief, this we were surprised by his review, particularly after he expressed appreciation for the firm’s efforts.
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Posted by Frank H | June 15, 2018
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| Hired Attorney
“Buyer Beware.”
I was a client of Kevin Byrnes and I would not recommend him as an attorney. Don’t construed experience as success. Ambiguity with him is your loss. As a client, I did not like that he constantly boasted of select past cases and I also did not like the ongoing attorney/client disagreements. My recommendation? Take your chances with another attorney. I’ve also noticed one of his employees recommended him in a review. I’ll end this review as I started it: “Caveat Emptor or Retain at your own RISK.”
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AVVO RATING 6.8 (Good)

Education

  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1989
  • Clark University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1981

Associations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Kevin E. Byrnes
  • N/A
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Kevin E. Byrnes
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Washington Business Lawyer Kevin Edward Byrnes
Kevin Edward Byrnes
Business Attorney
Washington, DC
Licensed for 38 years