Criminal Defense
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The Smart Response
To Criminal Charges

A criminal conviction can completely disrupt your life, even when no prison time is at stake. You may risk losing your job, forfeiting financial aid for college or giving up basic civil rights like the right to own a firearm.

Acting quickly to enlist the help of a knowledgeable Rockbridge County criminal defense attorney is the smart response if you face any criminal charge. I help local residents and visitors to Central Virginia minimize the impact of criminal charges and keep their life on track.  

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Reckless Driving


Reckless Driving



Criminal Defense

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Your Long-Term Future May Be On The Line

Put my 35-plus years of legal experience and familiarity with local courts in your corner. I will carefully review every aspect of your case and develop the most aggressive defense strategy possible. I defend clients against a wide range of criminal charges, including:

  • DUI and DWI
  • Reckless driving
  • Traffic offenses
  • Drug offenses
  • Larceny
  • Assault and battery
  • Domestic violence
  • Resisting arrest

Proven Local Criminal Defense 

Have You Been Charged
With Reckless Driving?

Many Virginia residents and out-of-state drivers are charged with reckless driving for traveling more than 20 mph over a posted speed limit or for driving faster than 85 mph regardless of the applicable speed limit. There are other reasons motorists are charged with reckless driving, but speeding is the most common one. If you have been charged with reckless driving, you need to understand that this is more than a traffic violation – it’s a criminal charge.

It is often wise to challenge a reckless driving charge. The penalties for reckless driving are severe. They include large fines, points on your driver’s license and a lifetime criminal record that cannot be removed.

My experience in defending against reckless driving and other criminal charges in Rockbridge County and surrounding communities provides me important familiarity with the local court system, the county judges, prosecutors and police. All of this plays an important role in producing the best possible outcome in these cases.

If You Hire Me, You Work With Me

As a solo practitioner, I work directly with every client, from the initial consultation through the resolution of the case. I will speak candidly with you and explain all possible outcomes because this is not a time when you want to be surprised.

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Put my experience and my knowledge of local courts,
judges, prosecutors and police to work for you.