King Campbell Poretz, PLLC

is a criminal defense and civil litigation firm whose practice spans federal and state criminal defense, general and complex civil litigation, personal injury, family law and divorce, child custody and visitation, and a variety of fiduciary matters.  Our criminal defense experience ranges from misdemeanor traffic matters to capital murder with firm attorneys being recognized among the best criminal defense attorneys in the Washington D.C. area by Washingtonian MagazineNorthern Virginia Magazine and Virginia Super Lawyers.  Our civil clients include individuals, small business owners, and major corporations.

Our lawyers have defended several of the area’s most significant criminal cases, including alleged serial killer Charles Severance against capital murder charges stemming from three high-profile Alexandria murders (2014-2016), ex-Arlington deputy sheriff Craig Patterson accused of murdering a PBS News driver in the City of Alexandria (2013-2014), and former Falls Church democratic party chair, Michael Gardner, charged with felony sexual abuse offenses in Arlington, Virginia (2014-2015).

Serving all jurisdictions in Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC, the firm is committed to deeply analyzing the details of each criminal and civil case and diligently prepares to represent its clients.

DISCLAIMER: CASE RESULTS DEPEND UPON A VARIETY OF FACTORS UNIQUE TO EACH CASE AND PAST CASE RESULTS DO NOT GUARANTEE OR PREDICT A SIMILAR RESULT IN ANY FUTURE CASE.