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Co-author of Virginia DUI Law for West's Virginia Practice Series

Author of the DVD Series "IEPs from A-Z"


Jeff Martin graduated with honors from William & Mary School of Law in the top 14% of his class. During his time at William & Mary, Jeff received the Gambrell Professional Award for written and oral advocacy and was one of only eleven students recognized for all four semesters for excellence in research, writing, analysis, and trial practice. Jeff was awarded the Perkins Trust Scholarship and received the CALI Award for his work with the PELE Special Education Advocacy Clinic.


Jeff completed his requirements as a Mediator and was certified by the Supreme Court of Virginia.


Jeff’s undergraduate degree in Biology from Towson University aids in his work with the scientific and medical aspects of DUI and Special Education law. Jeff graduated Summa Cum Laude with advance course work in physiology and chemistry, and a host of awards and scholarships. He participated in original research and worked at the University’s physiology lab. Jeff was also a trauma tech at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma in the Critical Care and Intensive Care Units.


In the years between undergrad and law school, Jeff sharpened his advocacy skills by leading two successful churches in Appalachia and Wisconsin.



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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
    6 years, 500 cases
  2. Education: 10%
    6 years



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  • Jonathan Preston Fisher

    Jeff has an encyclopedic knowledge of Virginia DUI law. I highly endorse him.


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    Highly respected and overall a great attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Law Offices of Michael C. Tillotson

13195 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA, 23602

Law Offices of Michael C. Tillotson

One Columbus Center, Suite 672A
Virginia Beach, VA, 23462



VAAuthorized to practice law201003/31/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Gambrell Professionalism Award for oral and written advocacyCollege of William & Mary2009
CALI Award for Special Education ClinicCollege of William & Mary Law School2009
Perkins Trust Scholarship AwardCollege of William & Mary Law School2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerTillotson & Martin2012 - Present
AssociateLaw Office of Michael C. Tillotson2009 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseAttorney Member2011 - Present
Virginia Bar AssociationAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of VirginiaAdmitted to Practice2010 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
West's Virginia Practice SeriesVirginia DUI Law: Understanding the Scientific, Medical, Technological and Legal Aspects of a DUI Case2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Special Education SeminarIEPs from A to Z: How to advocate effectivel2011