Virginia

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’s actually 2 answers to …

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 …

Arlington Attorney Explains Reckless Driving Defenses

Were you recently charged with reckless driving in Arlington County, Virginia?  If so, there are a few things you need to know right off that bat so that you can properly …

Advice From an Experienced Fairfax DUI Lawyer

Do I have a legitimate DUI / DWI defense in Fairfax? All to often, we hear from clients and potential clients that they’re not sure whether it is even worth …

Fighting Virginia Traffic Tickets

In Virginia, even seemingly basic traffic tickets can have serious penalties and ramifications.  This blog post is intended to briefly go over some of the most common traffic citations that …

Virginia Possession of Marijuana Defenses

Don’t Worry, There Are Defenses! If you’ve been charged in Virginia with possession of marijuana, do not just plead guilty.  Due to the seriousness of the offense, we strongly recommend …

First Offense DUI in Fairfax & Northern Virginia

As we enter the holiday season, there are plenty of office parties, community gatherings, and other methods of enjoying the seasonal festivities.  But on the flip side, the authorities are …

What Are the Defenses to DUI / DWI Charges in Fairfax?

Quite often we receive calls from potential clients who have recently been charged with a DUI in Northern Virginia, and their first question is “What is the point of hiring …

Virginia Reckless Driving Defense – You Can Beat The Charge!

In the Commonwealth of Virginia, speeding is a moving violation for which you receive a citation and points on your driving record.  Of course, a speeding ticket is a pain, but …