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Criminal Defense

Michael C. Daugherty is an experienced criminal defense attorney who represents clients throughout Northern Virginia on a wide range of criminal offenses including DUI, DWI, Assault & Battery, embezzlement, and other serious criminal offenses. Michael has found success in these matters by focusing on the client’s goals, exercising diligence investigating the accusations, and ultimately finding the best path forward for the client.

As an experienced trial lawyer, Michael can quickly identify the strengths and weaknesses of each case which helps clients to find the outcome that best achieves their goals. If you or a loved one are charged with a criminal offense in Virginia, contact our firm to see if we can help.


“The first time I called his office, Michael took the time to speak to me on the phone and answered all questions I had as well as quickly scheduled an appt. to meet in person. From the initial appt till issue resolved, he was always very responsive to emails and phone calls.”
— Tammy