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  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    28 years
  2. Litigation: 40%
    28 years

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The Koontz Law Firm

Post Office Box 1176
Berryville, VA, 22611

The Koontz Law Firm

Post Office Box 3951
Martinsville, VA, 24112



WVAuthorized to practice law200408/13/2016
DCActive 198807/06/2016
VAAuthorized to practice law198703/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney at LawThe Koontz Law Firm2013 - Present
ShareholderMartin & Seibert, L.C.2004 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Celebrating Patsy Cline, Inc.Director2014 - 2015
Virginia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersDirector2012 - 2015
Virginia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersSecretary2012 - 2015
Top of Virginia Regional ChamberDirector, Executive Committee Member, Parliamentarian2012 - 2015
City Tavern Association of Washington, D.C.General Counsel2004 - 2015
Publication nameTitleDate
Defense Trial Counsel Of West Virginia Annual Notebook (2012)The West Virginia Consumer Credit And Protection Act: Bad Policy And Bad Law2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington and Lee University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Washington and Lee UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
LANDS Conference (New Orleans, Louisiana)Developments In Endangered Species Litigation–The Delhi Sands Flower-loving Fly1996
Home Builders Association of Richmond Conference (Richmond, Virginia)The Future Of Cash Proffers In Virginia1996
CLE International Endangered Species Act Seminar (San Diego, California)Why Can’t You Take An Endangered Species? Does The Federal Government Have The Authority To Regulate All Activities Affecting Endangered Species?1996
NAHB State And Local Government Affairs Conference (Denver, Colorado)Litigation As A Tool: Getting The Attention Of Government1995
LANDS Conference (Denver, Colorado)Development Litigation Strategies For The 1990s1995
Conference On Moving Hazardous Materials In 1991: Preparing For The New Standards (Washington, D.C.Determining The Extent Of Liability In The Shipment Of Hazardous Materials; DOT Enforcement Of Performance-Oriented Packaging Standards1991