The criminal defense trial attorneys of Lichtenstein Law Group PLC know what is at stake when you are charged with a serious criminal offense in a Virginia state or federal court. Your freedom, your assets, your job, your reputation and your family’s future are all on the line. We want to help, doing whatever we can to seek the best possible outcome for you.
Our criminal defense attorneys are truly committed to the principle that the protection of individual rights and liberty is fundamental to a free society. We believe that those accused of crimes deserve compassionate, skilled and highly effective legal representation. We understand the role of a vigorous criminal defense as crucial first to our client, then to the limitation of governmental power against individual citizens, so critical to our system of government.
We will fight hard and fight fair for you.
Every client we serve can expect to receive the full extent of our skill and resources no matter what charges they are facing.
Our firm’s founder, John E. Lichtenstein, has 30 years of criminal trial experience across a wide spectrum of cases. He has served as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Virginia State Bar Criminal Law Section. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, invitation only organizations representing the top one percent of trial lawyers in the United States and Canada. He has also been inducted as a Fellow of the American Board of Criminal Lawyers, a national invitation-only organization of criminal defense lawyers that recognizes trial skills, professional ethics and major felony trial experience.
Our criminal defense lawyers represent clients in state and federal courts in Roanoke, Charlottesville, Richmond, Norfolk and throughout Virginia. It is crucial to have an experienced attorney at your side as soon as possible. So, contact us now to discuss your case.
At Lichtenstein Law Group PLC, we have a history of taking on the toughest cases. Attorney John E. Lichtenstein and our highly skilled trial lawyers and legal staff members truly care about the clients we serve and understand the critical role criminal defense plays in checking government power.
The results obtained in specific cases depend on a variety of factors. Each legal matter consists of circumstances that are peculiar or unique to the specific case.
For this reason, it is important to meet with our Virginia criminal defense team to discuss the unique facts and legal issues involved in your case. In a confidential consultation, we will explain the legal services we can provide, including:
The moment you are arrested, taken into custody or questioned by law enforcement officers is the moment you need an attorney. You should not delay contacting Lichtenstein Law Group PLC. Our goal is to protect you and your trust is our highest compliment.
Our lawyers have experience in all types of criminal cases in Virginia state and federal courts. We can represent individuals and corporations in matters that include, for example:
Criminal cases in federal court are different in many ways from cases that are handled in Virginia state courts. Federal prosecutors and the agencies they work with such as the FBI, DEA and SEC typically have more resources than state prosecutors and agencies. The federal court system also involves different rules and procedures that must be followed.
It is important to work with a law firm that regularly practices in federal court and has a strong grasp of how to handle criminal charges in the federal system.
At Lichtenstein Law Group PLC, our Virginia criminal defense lawyers are ready to put our legal skill, experience and resources to work for you. Our goal will be to resolve your case as efficiently as possible so that it minimizes any disruption to you and your family’s life.
Whether you are in Roanoke, Charlottesville, Richmond or Norfolk, we serve criminal defense clients throughout Virginia. Contact us today for an immediate, confidential consultation.