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Richmond Criminal Defense Attorney

Protect Your Rights. Work With An Experienced Lawyer.

criminal def If you are charged with any sort of crime, it's critical to work with an attorney who is experienced at handling criminal defense cases. The Law Office of Amy L. Austin offers nearly 15 years of litigation experience to clients, and attorney Amy Austin has spent the last 11 years defending individuals charged by the U.S. Attorney's Office.

Regardless of whether you're facing a misdemeanor — such as a speeding ticket or drunk driving arrest — or a felony, a lawyer who is familiar with the Richmond criminal defense courts can help protect your rights. Attorney Amy Austin can start fighting to protect your rights as soon as you're arrested. She helps keep clients out of jail by arguing for a release on bond, and she's not afraid to argue if she believes your Fourth Amendment rights were violated during the arrest.

Her office represents clients who are facing misdemeanors or felonies in Virginia, including:

  • White collar crimes : Whether you are facing charges for mail fraud, wire fraud or another white collar crime, Amy Austin can help protect your reputation and your record.
  • Drug and gun crimes : In many situations, drug and gun crimes are closely linked, especially in federal court. The Law Office of Amy L. Austin can help protect your rights.
  • Traffic crimes : Her office represents individuals charged with speeding, reckless driving, driving without a license or on a suspended license, and DUI arrests.

Crimes Committed On Federal Property

Most crimes committed on federal property will be handled in federal court. Navigating the federal courts requires experience. You need an attorney who is familiar with the U.S. Attorney's Office to help protect your rights.

Attorney Amy Austin has handled cases involving crimes committed on federal property, including crimes committed at the VA Hospital in Richmond, on the Fort Lee Military Base and Dahlgren Military Installation.

Contact An Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer

The Law Office of Amy L. Austin can help protect your rights. To schedule your free initial consultation, contact the firm online or call 804-343-1900.

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The Law Office of Amy L. Austin
101 Shockoe Slip, Suite O
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804-343-1900
Fax: 804-343-1901
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