Monte E. Kuligowski

Monte E. Kuligowski

Over 23 years of results in criminal defense, DUI, traffic and personal injury
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  • Virginia
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MONTE KULIGOWSKI IS A VIRGINIA ATTORNEY who concentrates in DUI / DWI, reckless driving, felonies, misdemeanors and personal injury serious traffic accident cases. He has handled cases from murder to speeding infractions.

Monte has been defending clients throughout Virginia since 1997. He has won cases at every judicial level of the Commonwealth, including the Virginia Supreme Court (See, White v. Commonwealth, 267 Va. 96 (2004)).

Attorney Kuligowski is admitted to practice in federal District Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. He has won DUI cases in both state and federal court. Over the years, he has gained experience with virtually every kind of DUI case, including elevated BAC, subsequent offense, felony, blood draw, watercraft and even an operating an aircraft under the influence case.

Monte's legal writings have been published in law journals by the law schools at Duke, Virginia, Richmond, Samford and St. John's. His article, "Rethinking DUI Law in Virginia," was published in Vol. 42, Issue 2 of the University of Richmond Law Review.

Monte has represented almost every class of citizen, including enlisted military personnel, high ranking military officers, blue collar workers, white collar workers, law enforcement officers, professors and fellow attorneys. He represents clients in the cities of Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Hampton, Newport News, Northampton County, Eastville, Southampton County, Courtland, Greensville County, Emporia and all of Virginia. Mr. Kuligowski takes his cases seriously and works hard to protect the legal rights and interests of his clients.

Professional Experience
Legal Defense Center
- Current
Articles & Publications
A Critical Review of Gibson v. Commonwealth of Virginia
Justice System Journal
Gibson v. Commonwealth: The Ends of Justice Deferred?
Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law
Rethinking DUI Law in Virginia
Richmond Law Review
The Supreme Court's Dilemma Respecting Establishment Clause Jurisprudence
Cumberland Law Review
Does the Declaration of Independence Pass the Lemon Test?
Duke Journal of Constitutional Law & Public Policy
Speaking Engagements
Constitutional Law and Postmodern Culture
DAR Meeting
Best Car Accident Lawyers in Virginia Beach -- Top 18
Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Virginia Beach -- Top 20
Top 20 Criminal Defense Attorneys
Best Criminal Defense Attorney -- Virginia Beach
North America News -- Legal Elite Awards
Invited Member
The National Trial Lawyers
Top Hampton Roads Lawyers
Coastal Virginia Magazine
Nationally Ranked - Superior
The National Advocacy for DUI Defense
Professional Associations
Virginia State Bar
- Current
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Virginia Beach Bar Association
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Virginia Supreme Court
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • English
Websites & Blogs
Legal Defense Center Website
DWI Virginia Law Office Website
Contact & Map
Virginia Beach
Telephone: (757) 450-2341
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Open 24 hours
Notice: If not available, leave message and your call will be returned.
Legal Defense Center
3640 S. Plaza Trl., Suite 202
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Telephone: (757) 424-5434
Monday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM (Today)
Friday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Saturday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Sunday: 8 AM - 7:30 PM
Notice: Leave message anytime if not available and call will be returned as soon as possible.
By appointment only
Chesapeake, VA, USA
Telephone: (757) 424-5434