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At Lawrence, Smith and Gardner, we always put the client first. We never forget that our clients are not dependent on us — we are dependent on them. If you are facing serious criminal charges, we will stand up for your rights, providing adept criminal defense representation. We have extensive experience handling a wide range of defense cases, ranging from drunk driving (DWI, DUI) defense and drug violations to domestic violence and shoplifting. We offer the skills, resources and experience of a large firm, with the communication, accessibility and service of a smaller firm.

Courts of Practice

We practice in the General District, Circuit, and Juvenile & Domestic Relations Courts of:

  • Arlington County
  • City of Alexandria
  • Fairfax County
  • Loudoun County
  • Prince William County
  • City of Fairfax
  • City of Falls Church
  • Town of Herndon
  • Town of Vienna

And in the federal courts of:

  • United States District Court for Eastern District of Virginia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Our professional affiliations include:

  • Fairfax Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Virginia State Bar
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • The Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Contact Us

If you have been arrested and are seeking criminal defense representation, we are prepared to stand up for your rights. Contact us today online or by telephone at (703) 382-5840
 to speak with an experienced criminal lawyer at our Fairfax office. For your convenience, we offer free initial telephone consultations.