Norfolk, VA Criminal Law Firm

Criminal Defense Attorneys in Norfolk, Virginia

Serving Residents, Vacationers & Military Personnel

It is a frightening experience to be charged with a crime, especially if you have never had contact with the criminal justice system. Suddenly, you are thrust into a situation you never imagined. You are subjected to indignities, stress from being the subject of an investigation, and the trauma of being arrested and booked into a jail.

A criminal conviction may impact your employment, credit rating, voting rights, or ability to rent a home or live in a certain area. Our Norfolk criminal lawyers will explain your rights under the law and act to protect them. Don’t wait to get help! Timely intervention, negotiation, and preparation by an experienced Norfolk criminal defense attorney is your best option. (757) 955-8595.

Defense Lawyer For Military Personnel

Are you in the military, or have a family member who is, and are dealing with an arrest? Simply being arrested for a criminal charge in Norfolk can result in discipline by your Command, including restriction to your base or ship, and in cases of domestic assault, issuance of a military protective order. A conviction, even for a misdemeanor, could result in loss of rank and pay, in addition to any fines from the Court, loss of your security clearance, and involuntary separation from the service.

The criminal attorneys at Garrett Law Group, PLC have vast experience working with military members and their families. We have developed relationships with local prosecutors and police that enable us to achieve results that protect our military personnel clients. (757) 955-8595.

Helping Vacationers & Out-of-State Residents

If you or a family member were charged with a crime while vacationing in Norfolk, our criminal defense lawyers can help. We act quickly to schedule bond hearings, if necessary. Our attorneys provide are willing and ready to work with you over the phone or through email so that you are kept informed about your case in Norfolk while you take care of your life at home. Whether you had too much to drink at a local bar or restaurant and were charged with an alcohol related offense, you got into a fight and were charged with assault and battery, or you received a speeding or reckless driving ticket, the criminal attorneys of Garrett Law Group, PLC are available to help you. (757) 955-8595.

How We Handle It

Our Norfolk criminal attorneys provide legal representation for clients facing felony, misdemeanor criminal charges and traffic offenses. We have extensive experience in both Norfolk City Courts and Federal Court cases. Garrett Law Group, PLC has a reputation for providing quality representation and legal advice to all of our clients.

Every criminal case is unique to each criminal defendant. Our Norfolk criminal lawyers develop our defenses to the needs of each individual client. The skill and knowledge of our criminal defense lawyers will help you obtain the best result possible, whether that be by negotiating an acceptable plea or preparing for a jury trial. The Norfolk criminal attorney you select for your representation will affect the results of your case. Do not jeopardize your case by settling on just any criminal defense attorney. The choice you make could be one of the most important ones you make in your life.

Our criminal defense lawyers are aggressive in defending our clients in order to get the best possible outcome. In addition to our criminal defense attorneys, our defense team includes experienced paralegals and investigators. Our Norfolk criminal defense firm provides high quality legal representation to each and every one of our clients. Whether your case requires an in depth investigation of a crime scene, interviews and debriefing of defense witnesses, or a complete research and development of a technical legal defense, you can be sure our criminal law firm will provide comprehensive legal representation for your case. (757) 955-8595.

During Your Worst Times, We’re at Our Best

When you need a criminal lawyer in Norfolk, you can rely on our law firm to meet your needs. The Norfolk criminal attorneys at Garrett Law Group, PLC offer straight talk and our best effort when you need it most. Our aggressive defense attorneys are available to represent clients in the following areas:

  • Abduction and kidnapping, including parental kidnapping
  • Alcohol charges: underage possession of alcohol, drunk in public
  • Larceny, theft, shoplifting, concealment
  • Fraud, credit card theft, identity theft
  • White collar crimes: embezzlement, check fraud, obtaining money by false pretense
  • Aggravated assault, malicious wounding, simple assault and battery, felony assault on law enforcement,domestic assault
  • Burglary, breaking and entering, trespassing
  • Drug trafficking, possession of marijuana, possession of controlled substance
  • Robbery and gun possession charges
  • Rape, indecent liberties, and other sexual offenses
  • Murder and manslaughter
In addition to representing clients who face misdemeanor and felony criminal charges, our attorneys are readily available to meet with clients who have been recently charged and arrested, in order to schedule an immediate bond hearing. For clients who are on probation and have received a probation violation charge, we will present you in an attempt to prevent you from going to jail. Also, our criminal lawyers are skilled in criminal appeal cases having represented clients in both the Court of Appeals and the Virginia Supreme Court.

In addition to felony and misdemeanor criminal charges, our defense lawyers handle a variety of traffic offenses including, simple speeding and other simple traffic tickets, reckless driving, suspended license charges, hit and run, and DUI. Our attorneys handle matters for residents of Virginia as well as represent those who live out of state and received a traffic ticket in Virginia Beach. Contact us now at (757) 955-8595 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with a caring, determined criminal defense attorney in Norfolk who will prioritize your case and your future.