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Criminal Defense Law

Criminal Law

Award-Winning Criminal Defense Lawyers practicing throughout the Hampton Roads 

At Swartz, Taliaferro, Swartz & Goodove, our clients are our first priority. If you are facing misdemeanor or felony charges in either the state or federal court, you need an experienced and effective criminal lawyer as soon as possible. In many cases, incarceration and fines are likely if there is a conviction.  You must have the assistance of an attorney who has the recognized skill and experience necessary to fight for you.

Your first call if you need a defense attorney in the Hampton Road’s area of Virginia should be 1-757-275-5000. We have former prosecutors on staff, and criminal defense attorneys with decades of experience in defending cases.

If you find yourself facing criminal charges, you need a competent attorney on your side to defend your case. Our criminal defense attorneys are experienced in defending our clients’ rights. We invite you to contact us today to discuss how we can help you or someone you care about who may be facing state or federal charges in the following areas: 

  • Abduction
  • Assault and Battery Charges
  • Breaking and Entering
  • Burglary
  • Carjacking
  • Computer Fraud
  • Concealed Weapons
  • Conspiracy
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Damaging private property
  • Damaging public property
  • Domestic Assault
  • Drug distribution
  • Drug possession
  • Embezzlement
  • Extortion
  • Firearm Possession by Convicted Felon
  • Grand Larceny
  • Hit and Run
  • Identity Theft
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Juvenile offenses
  • Larceny
  • Malicious Wounding
  • Manslaughter
  • Murder
  • Petit Larceny
  • Possession of Burglarious Tools
  • Possession of Pornography
  • Possession with Intent to Distribute Drugs
  • Probation Violations
  • Property Theft
  • Receipt of Stolen Property
  • Reckless Handling of Firearm
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Sexual Assault
  • Shooting into occupied dwelling
  • Speeding
  • Stalking
  • Strangulation
  • Tax fraud
  • Trespass
  • Violation of Protective Orders

When you have been accused of a crime, you may feel embarrassed, frustrated or confused about the situation you are in. In this difficult and stressful time, it is important that you work with a criminal defense attorney you can trust.

If you are looking for representation backed by proven results and for a lawyer who will fight tirelessly for you, then call our office today at 757-275-5000 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation with one of our criminal defense attorneys.