Criminal, Traffic & DWI / DUI
If you have been charged in Northern Virginia with a misdemeanor or felony offense, there are a few factors to consider before hiring the best criminal lawyer for your case. First, the attorney should have expertise defending people who have been charged with your same crime. Secondly, your lawyer needs to have a strong familiarity with the jurisdiction where you were charged. This means the criminal attorney should have professional relationships with the judges and prosecutors within the county or city where you will appear in court. Third, you should research the attorney’s credentials, awards and reviews. Lastly, the criminal lawyer should offer you a free consultation and provide you with a tailored strategy for how he or she plans to approach your case.