Washington, DC Criminal Defense Lawyers

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OFFICE 202-429-2900 CELL 202-486-6555
601 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 900-South, Washington, DC
30 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
Expert Representation for Criminal, Traffic & DUI Cases in D.C. and Virginia. Free Consultation & Consultations via Zoom.
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 15% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 20 minutes
License DC, Active since 1985

Gregory S Smith

Law Offices of Gregory S. Smith
1200 19th Street NW, 3rd Floor, Washington, DC
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 37 years
Greg Smith has worked in the White House Counsel's Office, argued and won in the U.S. Supreme Court, and served as president of two major bar associations. In more than 20 years of practicing law, Greg has zealously represented clients in both cri...
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 40% Personal Injury, 30% White Collar Crime
Cost Retainer,  Sometimes
License DC, Active since 2002

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Sweta Bhikhu Patel

Bruckheim & Patel- Washington DC
1100 H St NW, # 830, Washington, DC
60 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
Our Washington DC office location is ready for consultation by appointment only. Contact.

David B. Benowitz

David Benowitz
409 7th St NW, #222, Washington, DC
65 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
David Benowitz has 22 years of experience handling criminal defense, white collar, and DUI matters in federal and local courts in Washington, DC and around the country. He began his career as a Staff Attorney at the Public Defender Service for the...

Shawn S Sukumar

Shawn Sukumar Attorney at Law
407 7th St NW, Suite 268, Washington, DC
65 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
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 criminal...

Jon W Norris

Law Offices of Jon W. Norris
503 D Street, NW, Suite 250, Washington, DC
25 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
Dont hire a lawyer based on a website or advertisements; hire a lawyer with Proven Experience. Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Counsel, Washingtonian and SuperLawyers magazines have all ranked me, year after year, as one of the Top Criminal Def...

Andrew Omar Clarke

A. Clarke Law, PLLC
1712 I Street, NW, Suite 915, Washington, DC
20 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
Andrew O. Clarke is a Washington, DC based attorney who has built his practice around zealous advocacy of his clients. The key to the success of his law practice is his ability to work through his client's legal issues to develop a resolution. Mos...

S. Jamison Koehler

Koehler Law
803 D Street, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC
46 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Jamison Koehler has devoted his entire legal career to defending people charged with criminal and driving offenses. He promises to provide quality legal representation at reasonable rates. He also promises to be accessible to clients by phone cell...

T. Maddox-Levine

Law Offices of Maddox Levine, PLLC
1629 K Street, NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC
14 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
If you are Looking For - Top Rated representation - You Have Found it;2021 Top Rated Attorney, 2009 - 2021 Top Rated Lawyer - AVVO, 2018, 2022 Top Rated Attorney - Expertise, 2016-2017 Best DWI & DUI Lawyers - Best DWI Attorneys YOU DO NOT NEED JU...

Michael Paul Bruckheim

Bruckheim & Patel-WAshington DC
1100 H Street NW, #830, Washington, DC
78 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
I was born and raised in Montgomery County, Maryland, and graduated from Walt Whitman High School in 1989. I attended Brandeis University where I graduated cum laude with a B.A. in economics in 1993. I received my juris doctor from the American Un...

Jason M Kalafat

Jason Kalafat, Attorney at Law
400 5th Street NW, Suite 350, Washington, DC
48 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
Review: Going through any criminal case is very stressful but Mr. Kalafat, made me feel very comfortable about the situation at hand. He addressed all of my questions and concerns in a timely manner. I would highly recommend Mr. Jason Kalafat!

Todd Stewart Baldwin

Law Offices of Todd S. Baldwin
503 D St., NW, Suite #120, Washington, DC
57 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 32 years
I am a father of four (a daughter in college and triplet boys in high school) and married for over twenty years to the love of my life. I teach high school Sunday school and have been active in our Methodist church for over thirty years, volunteer...

Atiq R Ahmed

1320 19th St N.W. #202, Washington, DC
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
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Noah Clements

The Clements Firm pllc
503 D Street NW, Suite 330, Washington, DC
1 review Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Review: I had a issue where I took my car to get minor front end bumper damage fixed and the person/place damaged my engine. I was super frustrated and didn't know what to do, my insurance company dragged their feet with there investigation and more. Mr C...

Carrie Crumbaugh Love

The Law Firm of Carroll Crumbaugh Love PLLC
400 7th Street NW., Suite 206, Washington, DC
15 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
Carrie Crumbaugh Love has been in private practice since 2001 and has built a great reputation representing clients for over 22 years in Washington, D.C. and Maryland. In 2016, Carrie was selected by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 100 Trial L...

Ada K Chan

Rollins & Chan Law Firm
419 7th Street, N.W., Suit 405, Washington, DC
18 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
Criminal defense attorney Ada Chan represents people from all walks of life facing a wide range of serious criminal charges. Ada K. Chan is a native of Hong Kong. She spent her formative years in England and Germany. Ms. Chan attended Oregon State...

Farral Ashley Haber

Price Benowitz LLP
409 7th St, Suite 200, Washington, DC
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Farral Haber earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, cum laude, and graduated as valedictorian from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Florida. She earned her Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from the Univers...

Patrice Amandla Sulton

601 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 900 South, Washington, DC
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
Trial lawyer Patrice A. Sulton is the Principal of Sulton Law Offices, PLLC, in Washington, DC. An experienced and passionate advocate, Patrice specializes in securing favorable outcomes for her clients in the areas of Criminal Defense and Civil L...

Joseph Anthony Scrofano

Scrofano Law PC
600 F St NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC
35 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
Attorney Joseph Scrofano is a tireless advocate who aggressively defends DC DUI and other criminal cases. He is a graduate of Gerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College, a selective trial advocacy program for criminal defense and plaintiff lawyers from ...

L. Barrett Boss

Cozen & O'Connor
The Army and Navy Building, 1627 I Street NW, Suite 1100, Washington, DC
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
Review: 20 years ago (1994) Barry saved my job at Georgetown University. I was since promoted and received several employee commendations. I retired from the university in 2003 and as a result of the staff benefits package, my son who was 5 years old at t...

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