Leesburg & Loudoun County Criminal Defense Attorneys
Leesburg criminal defense attorneys, Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC, have developed a large part of its practice in the area of criminal law. There is not a time a person is more in jeopardy than when they are facing criminal prosecution at the hands of the government. This is true everywhere, but even more so in Virginia, as Virginia has some of the toughest criminal laws in the country and the resources to prosecute individuals to the fullest extent of the law. This superiority in resources, coupled with many of the rules and laws being purposefully stacked against a defendant, make the hiring of an experienced, aggressive and competent Leesburg criminal defense attorney all the more important.
Criminal Defense in Leesburg & Loudoun County
The Leesburg criminal defense attorneys at Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC take the position that no matter how serious the offense and no matter how bleak the outcome appears, an attorney should examine all possible defenses and tactics within the bounds of professionalism and integrity to protect a client. Our criminal defense attorneys have worked hard to ensure that our firm’s credibility is a solid asset for our clients. We are frequently able not only go to trial in criminal cases with success, but we also frequently are able to resolve criminal cases with plea agreements that mean a better outcome for clients than if they had gone forward with a full trial. However, as a litigation firm, going to court and trying cases in a competent and aggressive manner is our primary focus.
Experienced Leesburg Criminal Defense Attorneys
Below is an overview of many of the areas of criminal law in which our firm practices. While the offenses described below are some of the more common charges our firm handles, our attorneys have experience in many other criminal cases including, but not limited to
- Felony & Misdemeanor Charges
- Sexual Offenses
- Drug Crimes
- Domestic Violence
- Theft, Larceny and Embezzlement Cases
- Alcohol Charges
- Animal cruelty matters
- High speed police chase offenses
- White collar offenses
- Fraud & false pretenses
- Alcohol Charges
- Malicious wounding
- Gang-related offenses
While the above-described offenses are some of the more common charges our firm handles, our Leesburg criminal defense attorneys have experience in many other criminal cases including, but not limited to, animal cruelty matters, high speed police chase offenses, fraud, false pretenses and other “white collar” offenses, malicious wounding, gang-related offenses and much, much more.
Leesburg & Loudoun County, Virginia Criminal Laws
The practice of criminal law is not what it was years ago. Numerous changes and advances such as DNA testing have made it vastly more complex and more difficult for the ordinary person to navigate and understand. In addition, penalties for certain offenses, such as driving under the influence (DUI), have increased and can result in license suspension or the impoundment of your vehicle. That is why when you face criminal charges, you need attorneys who are aware of any alterations in the statutes that may affect your case. The Leesburg criminal attorneys at Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC, pride themselves on staying up to date on all these changes, as well as the best and latest ways to defend clients.
Leesburg criminal law and you
You never know when you will find yourself in a situation requiring criminal lawyers in Leesburg. Certainly no one ever plans to face criminal charges, but it is possible for anyone to be accused of a crime.
According to Bill 1353 (2010), possessing or consuming alcohol while operating a school bus is now a Class 1 misdemeanor in Virginia. Bill 769 (2010) allows the suspension of driving privileges for DUIs to run consecutively with penalties for other DUI convictions.
- DUI, DWI & Traffic Law
In order to protect you from potential consequences, you need a Leesburg criminal attorney who keeps up to date and knows exactly how to defend DUI and other serious charges. Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC has built a solid reputation by doing just that.
Call our Leesburg criminal law attorneys today
Individualized attention. Dedicated service. Superior results. That is what you receive from Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC, combined with years of experience in the field, as well as highly personalized attention, our law firm is able to seek positive results through plea bargains and court trial. Our criminal defense attorneys are ready to assist in resolving your legal issues surrounding Leesburg criminal laws. Contact us today at 703-997-4982.