Practice Areas

Drug Crimes

DWI/DUI

DUI Defenses The operation of a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol can be devastating — research from Mothers Against Drunk Driving suggests that nearly thirty innocent Americans die as a result of drunk driving every day. Unfortunately, in their zeal to ensure that drunk drivers are brought to justice, law enforcement officials often...

Expungements

If you were charged with a crime that you want removed from your record, we can help. While Virginia’s expungement process has been more streamlined as of late, it is still involves several steps, including acquiring a copy of your previous court case, obtaining fingerprints, filing a petition with the clerk and the Commonwealth attorney...

Felony Cases

If you are facing a felony, you should enlist an experienced Fairfax criminal lawyer with the ability to protect your rights and ensure that you see the best possible outcome. As a former prosecutor in Northern Virginia, Faraji Rosenthall has extensive experience with handling even the most difficult felony cases. Felonies, as opposed to misdemeanor,...

Juvenile Crime

If someone under the age of 18 has been arrested and/or charged with a crime or traffic offense in Fairfax County, the case will originate in the Fairfax County Juvenile Court. Designed to rehabilitate, the Fairfax County Juvenile Court system not only operates in a completely different fashion than its adult counterpart, but from other...

Misdemeanor Appeals

As a Virginia criminal lawyer, I often receive calls from people with questions about their cases, like “What should I do if I missed my court date?” or “What should I do if I went to court without a lawyer and got a bad result?” The first thing an experienced lawyer will do is to...

Probation Violations

If you are on probation in Virginia, it is important to comply with all requirements. Unfortunately, there may be occasions where it is not always possible to do so. If your probation officer has moved to revoke your probation, or you suspect that it could happen, make sure you contact a lawyer with probation violation...

Reckless Driving

Theft Crime

Traffic Offenses

Virginia police issue nearly 30,000 traffic tickets every year. Traffic court in Virginia is a massive ordeal, encompassing up to six courtrooms processing several hundred cases every day. While most tickets are relatively minor, and have minimal impact on a person’s driving record or insurance premiums, others could seem easy, but have far more serious...

Violent Crime

If you have been charged with a violent crime in Virginia, it is incredibly important to choose the right lawyer, as being convicted of a violent crime can have severe consequences. With many violent crimes carrying potentially lengthy prison terms, you need to have an experienced, well-respected lawyer on your side. At the Law Office...