MEDVIN LAW is a Northern Virginia boutique law firm that is dedicated exclusively to Criminal Defense, DWI Defense, Cybercrime Defense, and White Collar Defense in Northern Virginia Federal and State courts.
Attorney Marina Medvin, proud owner of MEDVIN LAW, is a highly sought-after and nationally recognized criminal trial lawyer. She has defended FBI's 10 Most Wanted, WikiLeaks and Anonymous hacker activists, CEOs, politicians, celebrities, professional athletes, lawyers, prosecutors, police officers, senior military officers, and local high-profile cases.
Ms. Medvin is an experienced litigator and has represented clients in the full spectrum of Virginia state & federal criminal accusations and misdemeanor traffic offenses - from Murder, to Cyber Crime, to Shoplifting, to DWI and Reckless Driving. Attorney Medvin has been described as dauntless, assertive, innovative, and client-dedicated; an avid advocate for each of her clients.
Courtroom and award success aside, Ms. Medvin remains caring and honest, strictly limiting her intake of new clients to those whom she believes she can provide with sufficient personal time and attention. She believes that thoroughly dedicating herself to each of her cases is the best way to offer criminal defense services and is fundamental to her success in court.
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Marina Medvin has been recognized as a "Top Lawyer" by Northern Virginia Magazine, honored in the Washington Post's annual list of "Top Attorneys in Washington DC," recognized by Richmond Magazine as one of the "Top Attorneys in Virginia," selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America for superior litigation accomplishments, honored by Super Lawyers as a "Super Lawyers Rising Star," profiled as a "Leading Attorney" in Town & Country Magazine, selected to the list of "Top 100 Trial lawyers" by the The National Trial Lawyers, received a "10.0 Superb Rating" from AVVO, and maintains 5/5 star client ratings throughout the various online attorney reviews sites, amongst many other distinctions.
Ms. Medvin's legal analysis has been sought and cited by various national television and print media, to include a multi-article legal expert series by Forbes, and other national publications, such as: The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, ABC News, Yahoo! News, Vocative, TechWorm, International Business Times, Gizmodo, and Northern Virginia Magazine.
Excellence in Representation through Uniquely Dedicated Defense
When she opened her own law firm, attorney Marina Medvin decided to provide defense services differently. Having worked at other law firms and having seen the complaints that clients commonly had with their representation, she decided to create a law firm that was structured to eliminate most of these issues.
Ms. Medvin has been an advocate for justice, the Constitution, and human rights since her childhood in New York City. She has always been passionate about justice and has always been an advocate those who cannot defend themselves.
Personal and Educational Background
For her Bachelors of Science degree, Marina attended Penn State University, from which she graduated in the top 10% of her class with a Bachelors of Science in Information Sciences and Technology. Marina enthusiastically obtained her Juris Doctorate degree in Arlington, Virginia at the George Mason University School of Law, where she also served as a legal publications editor for the Journal of Law, Economics, and Policy.
Marina's pre-MEDVIN LAW resume encompasses positions with the Department of Justice, the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s Office in Alexandria, the National Rifle Association of America, a high-profile Fairfax criminal defense law firm, the Hudgins Law Firm, the Law Office of George Munoz, the George Mason Clinic for Legal Assistance to Service Members, Booz Allen Hamilton, and Verizon Wireless.
While working as a defense attorney, Marina has also volunteered with the local police department, assisting with training and education of police officers on issues of use of force. She has even provided private assistance to individual officers with a variety of legal issues and with personal development.
Marina is an admirer of travel and languages, has visited numerous parts of the world, and is fluent in Russian (having studied it in both high school and college).
As an avid believer in individual freedoms and fundamental rights, Ms. Medvin is actively engaged in upholding Constitutional principals. Marina has already litigated issues pertaining to the 2nd Amendment, 4th Amendment, 5th Amendment, 6th Amendment, 8th Amendment, and 9th Amendment. She is always seeking new cases and opportunities to engage in Constitutional litigation and appeals. Marina Medvin enthusiastically supports Institute for Justice, Cato Institute, The National Rifle Association, and Ayn Rand Institute.
Top Rated Criminal Defense & DUI Attorney for Alexandria, Fairfax, and Arlington Virginia
Rising Stars: 2015 - 2017
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Last Updated: 3/2/2017