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The attorneys at Ervin Kibria PLLC are committed to providing updates and insight into changing criminal offenses in Virginia and DC.

Is a DUI/OWI Considered a Criminal Offense?

Is a DUI a criminal offense or a traffic violation? When someone operates a vehicle in the District of Columbia with alcohol in their body, and that alcohol level is …

Transporting Firearms in DC

Washington DC Firearms Transportation Rules Understanding the rules around transporting firearms gets a little bit fuzzy when looking at the nation’s capital. While both Maryland and Virginia have laws that …

How To Get Your Drivers License Back After a DUI or OWI

Getting your license back after a DUI can be a little tricky. According to the (NHTSA) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 30 people die every single day in alcohol-related …

How to Spot the Best DUI Lawyers in Washington DC

Successfully defending clients, who have been charged with a DUI, is a nuanced skill of extreme value, that not many attorneys or law firms have mastered. Ervin Kibria Law has …

Drunk Driving Lawyer Washington DC

Attorney Nabeel Kibria is passionate and aggressive about his work and, above all, his clients. He has proven results with drunk driving charges. Attorney Kibria handles hundreds of drunk driving …

Fairfax First Offense DUI Reduced to Reckless Driving

Fairfax DUI Attorney – Defendant was charged with DUI in Fairfax County after being stopped on the 495 at 2 AM.  Although the defendant refused to perform field sobriety tests, …

Reckless Driving – Should I Get My Speedometer Calibrated?

I’ve been charged with reckless driving or speeding, should I get my speedometer calibrated? First, if you’ve been charged with reckless driving or an elevated speeding ticket, you should reach …

New Law Removes Automatic Suspension of Drivers License for Possession of Marijuana

Effective July 1, 2017, a long-overdue change to Virginia’s marijuana possession penalties will finally remove an archaic Virginia law. Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed a bill on March 27, 2017 …

How Long Do Convictions Stay on My Record in Virginia?

A question that we frequently receive from both clients and non-clients seeking consultations is “How long will a conviction for this stay on my record?”  There are actually 2 answers …

Justin Ervin Recognized as a 2017 Rising Star by Super Lawyers

Ervin Kibria PLLC is pleased to announce that Justin Ervin has been named a 2017 ‘Rising Star’ by Super Lawyers. To be eligible for this prestigious distinction, a lawyer must be either 40 …