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Daniel P Leavitt

Daniel P Leavitt

Quality representation, with personalized attention to each case.
  • Traffic Tickets, DUI & DWI, Criminal Law
  • Virginia
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I have successfully defended thousands of clients charged with offenses ranging from reckless driving by speed, DUI, speeding tickets, fatal accidents, all the way to malicious wounding, assault and battery and attempted murder, and robbery. I have over 8 years of experience, including jury experience.

- Member Virginia State Bar
- 100 percent positive rating from past clients
- Past President, Hopewell Bar Association for 2 years
- Member of National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- BBB accredited, A+ rating

At Leavitt & Martin we emphasize personal attention to each case, and our case results follow.

Liberty University
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
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Professional Experience
Virginia State Bar
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Better Business Bureau
Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Trial Lawyers
Recognizing Excellence in the Practice of Law
Lawyers of Distinction
Professional Associations
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
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Hopewell Bar Association
Past President
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (15 minutes), Hourly ($200-$250/hour)
Practice Areas
    Traffic Tickets
    Suspended License
    DUI & DWI
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Additional Practice Areas
  • Reckless Driving
  • Speeding Tickets
  • Hit and Run
  • Accidents
Legal Answers
Q. My son received a speeding ticket yesterday. He was doing 59 in a 45. The officer put on the ticket that he was 15 to 19
A: I don't see where you have asked a question.
Q. If I received a speeding ticket in VA, the officer wrote female instead of a male, can my ticket be withdrawn?
A: I don't know what you mean by withdrawn. You can go to court and plead not guilty but I don't know any judge that would accept that mistake as a legal defense if the identifying information on the ticket is otherwise correct. You may be able to get it reduced or dismissed by hiring a lawyer who practices in that court.
Q. First time offender. Virginia. Malicious intent/wounding. Class 3 felony. Will there likely be jail time?
A: One would think jail time is likely.
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Contact & Map
Midlothian office
116 B Walton Park Lane
Midlothian, VA 23114
Telephone: (804) 873-4004
Fax: (804) 835-6490
Emporia office
312 S. Main Street
Emporia, VA 23847
Telephone: (804) 317-2385
Fax: (804) 835-6490