Areas of Practice

Whether you have been charged with a felony or a misdemeanor in Virginia, you want a defense attorney who will do everything he can possibly do to fully protect your rights and interests. Mr. Murphy typically practices law in the counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George, Caroline, Westmoreland and the City of Fredericksburg. He will travel further to other counties on a case by case basis.

You want a defense attorney that will fight to protect you and your rights. For immediate assistance, please contact our office by phone at 540.372.3700.

Assault and Violent Crimes:

Whether you were in a bar fight that someone else started, have been accused of domestic assault and battery, or even been charged with a violent crime such as malicious wounding or murder, Mr. Murphy will fight to protect you and your rights.

Driving Charges – DUI, Driving Suspended/Revoked, Hit and Run, Reckless Driving:

With the threat of jail time and license suspension, there is the potential for serious consequences even for first-time offenders. Experience Matters.

Sex Crimes:

With serious consequences for a sex crimes conviction in Virginia, you want to do everything you can to defend your rights and minimize the potential consequences. These are without a doubt some of the most serious and dangerous charges a person can face. Mr. Murphy has years of courtroom experience dealing with and successfully defending people, charged with these offenses.

Drug Possession:

Mr. Murphy handles a wide range of drug charges, including possession and distribution of narcotics such as cocaine, heroin, oxycotin/oxycodene, marijuana and prescription medications. In addition to felony representation, Mr. Murphy handles the entire array of misdemeanor cases such as possession of paraphernalia.

Robbery/Larceny and Property Crimes:

Theft and property crimes are often treated very differently in the Commonwealth of Virginia than in other states. From shoplifting, breaking and entering and larceny, Mr. Murphy handles all felonies and misdemeanors in Virginia involving property, theft and stolen goods.

Internet Crimes:

From Internet sex crimes to pornography charges, and even identity theft, he protects the accused in this emerging area of law. Mr. Murphy handles cases for clients across the country; from Virginia to California, when charged in Virginia.

Juvenile Offenses:

Mr. Murphy also protects the rights of minors who have been accused of felonies and misdemeanors. It is important to understand the circumstances for minors accused of adult and juvenile offenses. It is no longer just a “slap on the wrist.” Mr. Murphy can explain the potential consequences from incarceration – to probation – to community service.

Gun Charges:

Gun charges in Virginia are extremely serious crimes, often providing for mandatory prison sentences. If you have been arrested on gun charges or face firearm crimes in conjunction with other charges, we can protect your rights.

Fraud and Embezzlement:

People make mistakes and often find themselves in financial trouble particularly in the economic times we are currently facing. Those troubles can lead to poor choices. Mr. Murphy can help you get a fair trial if those choices or circumstances leave you facing fraud, forgery, or embezzlement charges.

You want a defense attorney that will fight to protect you and your rights. For immediate assistance, please contact our office by phone at 540.372.3700.