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Criminal Defense Attorneys in Richmond, VA

Carlson & Collier: Protecting the Accused for 70+ Combined Years

You have just been charged with a criminal offense, and are now worried about what may happen next. We get it—facing the criminal justice system can be scary and intimidating. If your future is at stake, however; you can be confident in placing your trust in Carlson & Collier. With more than 70 years of collective experience, our Richmond criminal defense lawyers possess the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to take on even the most complicated criminal charges.

When your future is on the line, don't wait to take action! Give us a call today to request your free consultation.

Trust a Firm with Thousands of Successful Case Results

Criminal offenses have the potential to lead to a number of penalties, including steep fines, a jail or prison sentence, and a permanent mark on your criminal record. Not to mention the negative impacts you could see reflected upon your career, reputation, relationships, and social life. With so much at stake, it is essential that you ensure the criminal lawyer in Richmond representing you is one you can truly depend on.

Before deciding on a legal team, consider our firm's qualifications:

  • We have handled thousands of cases at both the state and federal level
  • We handle every case with compassion, tenacity, honesty, and integrity
  • We have experience from the opposing side of the courtroom, including as a former prosecutor
  • We offer flexible meeting times, including weekends and evenings
  • We make ourselves available to you 24/7

When an individual retains our representation, we get to know them and listen to their side of the story. We immediately begin gathering all the evidence, making sure that no detail goes uncovered as we diligently collect all of the facts. With so much experience working for us, we truly know the ins and outs of the criminal justice system, and will use this knowledge to help you build the strongest defense possible.

Compassion. Hard Work. Integrity.

We have fought from both sides of the courtroom, which gives us an advantage when it comes to defending our clients. Utilizing our former prosecution experience, we are able to predict the actions that the opposing side may take against our clients. With our experience, strong work ethic, and honest representation, you can be confident that your case is treated with the utmost client care and dedication.

Whether you are facing charges of a minor misdemeanor or a major felony, you can rest assured knowing that, if you hire us, we will put our best foot forward in helping you secure the most favorable outcome. Over the years, we have become recognized by clients and peers for the aggressive representation and effective counsel we provide, and we continue to gain even more respect throughout our community.

Meet Our Team

With over 70 years of combined experience and a proven track record, our team is well-equipped to handle any legal issue that you may have. Here are the lawyers that make up our legal team:

  • Attorney David L. Carlson: over 30 years of experience and the youngest lead counsel to Governor John N. Dalton
  • Attorney Judson W. Collier: over 35 years of experience and the former chief prosecutor of Henrico
  • Attorney Joe Lamb: over 35 years of experience and a highly recommended legal representative
  • Attorney John Frederick McGarvey: over 30 years experience and counsel for the first multi-defendant capital murder case in federal court
  • Attorney Matt Pinsker: established expert in national security law and adjunct professor at Virginia Commonwealth University

We're available on weekends & evenings—call for a free consult!

We recognize that clients may find themselves in sticky situations at any time of day or night. For this reason, we offer our services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week—just another way in which we demonstrate our full devotion to our clients. If you retain our representation, our Richmond criminal attorneys will go above and beyond to get you the very best results possible. Whether that means challenging the methods used by an arresting police officer, contesting the evidence brought forth by the prosecution, or fighting with everything we have, your case will receive our full attention and devotion.

Regardless of the charges you are facing, do not wait to contact us.
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Potential clients receive complimentary consultations, so be sure to schedule yours today!

Richmond Criminal Defense Lawyer

Office Location:

Carlson & Collier
Richmond Criminal Defense Lawyer
10132 West Broad Street,
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Local Phone: 804.270.1400
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