Serious Felonies & Misdemeanors

A criminal conviction can have life-changing consequences, which can include jail time, hefty fines, loss of security clearances and employment, and many unforeseen consequences. If you, your family or friend has been charged with a crime (or are the target of a criminal investigation) in Fairfax, Virginia (or somewhere else in Northern Virginia), you don’t have time to waste. 

Fairfax Criminal Lawyer James Abrenio represents individuals charged with all types of crimes, be it a misdemeanor or felony, state or federal charge. Scroll down and click the links below for further information about the charge you are facing. 

Family Crimes

(Offenses where the complaining witness is usually a family member or juvenile.  These charges often originate in the Juvenile and Domestic Relations Courts)

Drug Crimes

(Charges that involve illegal substances, be it use, production, or distribution.)

  • Distribution of Marijuana
  • Possession of Schedule I or II
  • Distribution of Sehedule I or II

Violent Crimes

(These cases often involve the alleges use of force or threat of force.)

White Collar Crimes

(Alleged financial crimes that pertain to improper use of documentation or positions of trust for unjust enrichment.)

  • Fraud
  • Embezzlement

Theft Offenses

(These charges deal with claims of wrongful taking of others property.) 

Traffic Offenses

  • Reckless Driving
  • Hit & Run
  • Driving Without a License

Probation Violations

As a former public defender, Attorney James Abrenio handled hundreds of these cases.


While technically civil in nature, Abrenio Law has pursued hundreds of Petitions for Expungements in Northern Virginia.  Attorney James Abrenio has argued about expungements before the Virginia Supreme Court.

Protective Orders

Abrenio Law both defends and pursues protective orders.

Helpful Resources for your situation.

Your case may call for you to take additional steps to demonstrate that you are taking these matters seriously. Given that, we have created our Community Resources Page for you. Take sometime to review, and we will discuss what should do to prepare.

Not sure if there’s a warrant out for your arrest? Click here.

Still have Questions about your case? Reach out.

If you still have questions about your case, or if your charge is not listed above, let us know. We’ve been defending cases for over a decade and have tried cases at every level of court in Virginia. Call us at 703.570.4180 for your FREE consultation. You can also learn more about Owner and Fairfax Criminal Lawyer James Abrenio here.