Marijuana Possession or Not: Fairfax Criminal Lawyer Hashes it Out

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Possession of Marijuana (or other illegal contraband) and Standards of Proof by a Fairfax criminal lawyer What constitutes possession for purposes of making a determination that an individual possessed illegal contraband? Possession cases are initially brought against the defendant when a law enforcement official determines probable cause exists to believe the suspect has or is […]

7 Worst Charges Good People Face Most Frequently

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Virginia Criminal Lawyer Reveals: 7 of the Worst Charges Good People Frequently Face in the Commonwealth Based on my collective experience as a Northern Virginia criminal lawyer and Fairfax criminal attorney, these seven (7) criminal violations represent some of the most frequently charged misdemeanor offenses that professionals, students, and people with clean records face: reckless driving; […]

4 ways Virginia Reckless Driving charges are handled differently in Fairfax County, Arlington, Alexandria, and Stafford

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Virginia Reckless Driving Charge – Why Jurisdiction Makes a Difference This article is no substitute for a consultation with a licensed and actively practicing Virginia reckless driving lawyer * (meaning, an attorney who practices criminal and/or traffic law in the jurisdiction where you face the charge). We recommend hiring an attorney who dedicates his or […]

Virginia Expungement Lawyers Warning to College Grads

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Great Grades, Top School, No Job: Virginia Expungement Lawyers May Know Why There is no shortage of college students in Virginia. Around a half of a million, according to recent enrollment data. As one of the Northern Virginia expungement lawyers and as a Fairfax Criminal Defense Attorney who has represented dozens of students from top […]

All Criminal Law Attorney Case Results – May, 2014

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YOUR CRIMINAL LAW ATTORNEY WANTS YOU TO KNOW: YOUR CASE RESULTS MAY VARY. PAST RESULTS DO NOT PREDICT OR GUARANTEE FUTURE RESULTS. The cases listed on this page were handled by Criminal Law Attorney and Virginia lawyer, Brenton D. Vincenzes, principal at Northern Virginia criminal justice firm, Vincenzes Law, PLLC. The case list represents the […]

Resources if Charged with Fairfax County Reckless Driving

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Resources: Reckless Driving in Fairfax County courtesy of our Northern Virginia Criminal Lawyer and Local Fairfax Traffic Attorney, Brenton Vincenzes Notice: do not rely on anything you find online or hear from friends or family members when it comes to a criminal charge in Virginia. Every criminal charge results in a permanent arrest record, even […]

Fairfax Criminal Attorney’s 7 Tips for Students (concerning Virginia marijuana possession laws)

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7 Weed Tips: from our Fairfax Criminal Attorney on: Virginia marijuana possession laws Our Northern Virginia and Fairfax Criminal Attorney created this list to educate and inform our area’s young adults who often inevitably find themselves near or around marijuana. When you finish the list below, keep reading for a deeper look into each issue: […]

Virginia Traffic Lawyers: What to Look For

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Researching Virginia Traffic Lawyers There are many considerations to be mindful of when choosing the professional who will represent you in the court of law. The most respected Virginia traffic lawyers are able to demonstrate knowledge of traffic defense issues, issues including but not limited to: DMV demerit points (including what it may mean if […]

Virginia Restoration of Driving Privileges Basic Introduction

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Virginia Restoration of Driving Privileges Laws may dictate your ability to legally operate a motor vehicle Update: Don’t miss our article due out soon, covering six (6) restoration of driving privileges statutes in Virginia that have been selected by author-Virginia traffic lawyer and team leader, Brenton Vincenzes. If you are a declared “habitual offender” (either […]

Virginia DWI Laws: Misunderstood? (Part 1)

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Virginia DWI Misconceptions: 4-Part Series Part 1: what do you know about Virginia DWI laws? Opinions and Insights from a Virginia Criminal Defense Attorney and Northern VA DUI Lawyer When it comes to the level of general knowledge possessed by the public about driving while intoxicated (DWI) laws in Virginia –   it seems to me […]

Fairfax County Courts Closed March 3, 2014

March 3, 2014 – Fairfax County General District Courts Closed Due to Inclement Weather If you have a case scheduled to be heard in Fairfax County at the Fairfax County General District Court, Circuit Court, or Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court …be advised that the courthouse will be closed today, March 3, 2014. Many area […]

Reckless Driving PACE Defense Explained by Virginia Criminal Lawyer

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Virginia Reckless Driving by Speed: Defending Radar, LIDAR, and PACE Cases Today we are talking about two devices and one method commonly relied on by officers to determine a driver’s speed when driving on the highways of the Commonwealth. This post provides an overview of the devices used to measure speeding vehicles in Virginia, and […]

Arlington County Virginia Drunk in Public 17-7

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Arlington County, Virginia: “Drunk in Public” Charges More Common? If you live in Northern Virginia, then you probably are aware of just how relevant Arlington County is to Virginia; it is an economic beacon of productivity. As a locality, it is an area where the most talented young adults are recruited to work, and as […]

Alcohol Laws and Violations in Virginia – Criminal Lawyer in Fairfax

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Virginia Criminal Lawyers Discuss Alcohol Possession, Consumption Prevalence: Is it a Problem? Fairfax Criminal Lawyer Examines the Raw Numbers In the Commonwealth of Virginia, it is no secret that alcohol-related crimes are at the head of the pack when it comes to frequency of arrests…just take a look at the study our Virginia defense attorney […]

Urgent Snow and Ice Updates: Virginia County Government, School, Court Closures

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Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. Government, School, and Court Closures Updated March 3, 2014 Weather forecasts are now predicting 12 inches in some locations, which will have an impact on the morning commute. Fairfax County courts are closed today.   Weather Forecasts , Warnings, and Watches National Weather Service (starting point) Current Weather Conditions (Radar) […]