Charlottesville, VA Criminal Defense Lawyers

28 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Charlottesville, VA area.

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Charlottesville Has 28 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 142 Reviews

David Leonard Heilberg

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David L. Heilberg
416 Park Street, Charlottesville, VA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 44 years
Experienced and detailed. Stop worrying. Call me today for a consultation.
Practice area 45% Criminal Defense, 15% DUI & DWI, 15% Sex Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License VA, Active since 1979

Michael Andrew La Fratta

LaFrattaLaw
114 Old Preston Ave, Charlottesville, VA
43 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
Mr. La Fratta concentrates his practice on criminal, personal injury, expungements, and traffic law. Mr. La Fratta is a successful criminal defense attorney who has handled thousands of criminal and civil matters in his career. Mr. La Fratta's rep...

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Caroline Ayres

The Law Offices of Caroline Ayres
2029 Woodbrook Ct, Charlottesville, VA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.7 Attention
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
Meeting your family law needs with high quality legal representation for a price you can afford
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 25% Divorce & Separation, 25% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 15 minutes
License VA, Active since 1993

Bryan J Jones

Bryan Jones, Attorney at Law
107 W. Market Street, Charlottesville, VA
29 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
What I do: I help people who are charged with crimes. I also help people prove their innocence even after they’ve been convicted of a crime. I love what I do because my own experience have shown me the value of good legal advice. My law firm is fo...

Hannon Wright

Rakness & Wright, PLC
1540 Insurance Lane, Charlottesville, VA
12 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Hannon Wright is a 2003 graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law. Prior to joining Ryan in the practice of law, Hannon was mobilized as a reservist on active duty as a staff judge advocate in the U.S. Marine Corps. Before returning to ...

Matthew Lewis Falwell

Falwell Law PLLC
977 Seminole Trail, #323, Charlottesville, VA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Whether you need someone to help you address a difficult family matter, fight criminal charges, protect your rights, or just guide you through a confusing legal process, I can help. With experience as both a prosecutor and a defense attorney, I kn...

Ryan Jay Rakness

Rakness & Wright, PLC
1540 Insurance Lane, Charlottesville, VA
37 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
Review: Mr. Rakness would always answer my call or return my call promptly. That stuck out. He was honest and realistic with me while also fighting hard for my case. I was glad to have him on my side because I would have been way worse off without him. He...

Samantha Elena Freed

Tremblay & Smith, PLLC
105-109 East High Street, Charlottesville, VA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Review: Samantha helped our family with a complicated and difficult custody case. She offered us excellent advice based on her extensive experience and she offered it in a compassionate way. She was warm and personable, while still maintaining a laser foc...

Andre Aris Hakes

Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.
307 West Rio Road, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 7.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
Biography - Criminal Defense, DUI Traffic Attorney A double Hoo graduate of the University of Virginia, (1993 CLASS, 1996 LAW); Charlottesville attorney Andr Hakes has 17+ years experience as a practicing attorney in Charlottesville, Virginia and ...
Practice area 70% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 10% Speeding & Traffic Ticket
License VA, Active since 1996

John Lloyd Snook

Snook & Haughey, P.C.
408 East Market St Ste 107, Po Box 2486, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 9.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 44 years

Peter A. Jenkins

401 Ridge Street, Charlottesville, VI
1 review Avvo Rating: 7.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
Review: Peter Jenkins is an A+ guy. Without him, my life would've taken a horrible turn due to my situation. He was my attorney for almost an entire year through several different matters. I would highly recommend him as an attorney.

Peter Stuart Frazier

The Frazier Law Firm, P.C.
P.O. Box 177, Charlottesville, VA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 6.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
Recently relocated to Charlottesville, our firm provides a criminal defense and civil litigation services in the surrounding areas. Contact us at to speak with Mr. Frazier about your concerns.

Leila B. Higgins-Fleishman

Tucker Griffin Barnes P.C.
307 West Rio Road, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 6.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% Family
License VA, Active since 2014

Edmund Ruffin Michie

Edmund R. Michie
1704 Concord Dr., P.O. Box 11, Charlottesville, VA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
An attorney's level of experience matters! There has been an unbroken string of my Michie ancestors practicing law in central Virginia since the early 1800's. I’m proud to carry on this tradition, and during my own 30+ years of legal experience, I...

Graham Norris Prichard

www.prichardlawfirm.com
401 Park St, Post Office Box 122, Charlottesville, VA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
Review: Graham helped me with a potential overstaying issue on my ESTA due to COVID travel restrictions to Australia. He was considerate, punctual, professional and well priced (US$250 per hour from memory). Unfortunately when I needed more advice at a la...

Dean Evan Lhospital

Lewis & Lhospital
100 Court Sq Fl 3, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 9.3
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years

Robert Bernard Bell

Davidson & Kitzmann
211 E High St, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 7.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
Rob Bell is an honors graduate of the University of Virginia and the University of Virginia Law School. At the Law School, Mr. Bell served as the Executive Editor of the Virginia Law Review and was selected for the Order of the Coif. Mr. Bell serv...

Jack Lewis Combs

415 4th St NE Ste 5, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 7.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
I am Lewis Combs, the founder of Lewis Combs Attorney at Law, doing focused practice on criminal law and personal injury law in Virginia. I have been practicing law since 1985, and I have faced a jury over 200 times in my career and litigated ever...

William W Tanner

Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years

Katharine Reed Allen

1212 Augusta St, Charlottesville, VA
Not yet reviewed
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years

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