Criminal Law

Dedicated Richmond, Virginia criminal defense lawyers

An arrest can ruin your life. But it doesn’t have to. Cawthorn, Deskevich & Gavin, P.C. successfully challenges state and federal misdemeanor and felony criminal charges throughout Virginia. We stand by you and help protect your rights and your future.

Our criminal law attorneys know the criminal justice system and how best to defend each criminal case. We have obtained solid results for clients in state and federal criminal cases in the Fourth Circuit.

Criminal defense lawyers who fight

We can help at any stage of a case. Of course, the sooner we intervene in your case, the better your chance of a positive outcome. We deal with police before charges are filed and can attempt to limit charges that ultimately are brought. We pursue plea agreements and reduced sentences, when appropriate.

We fully investigate every case and work with clients to develop trial strategies that aim for the best possible results. We provide an honest assessment of your case and keep you informed at every stage.

Clients rely on our firm to represent them in all levels of court proceedings and defend an array of felony and misdemeanor criminal charges. We handle: 

  • DWI, DUI
  • Traffic violations
  • Arson
  • Assaults - violent crimes
  • Drug crimes
  • Firearm offenses
  • Sex crimes
  • White-collar crimes
  • Property crimes
  • Juvenile matters
  • Bond hearings
  • Probation violations

Pleasing every client—that’s our goal

Contact Cawthorn, Deskevich & Gavin online or at 804-320-7186 for no-nonsense legal representation you can rely upon. We help individual and business clients throughout Virginia.

An extraordinary Virginia law firm

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