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Muhammad Elsayed

Muhammad Elsayed

Attorney at Elsayed Law PLLC
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Traffic Tickets ...
  • District of Columbia, Virginia
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Muhammad is an experienced trial attorney who represents clients in criminal, traffic and personal injury cases, as well as criminal and administrative investigations at the state and federal levels throughout Northern Virginia. His experience ranges from simple traffic violations to misdemeanors and serious felony charges, including malicious wounding, robbery, computer crimes, and murder. Muhammad also represents clients under investigation by state or federal law enforcement and witnesses in pending investigations and prosecutions.

A long-time resident of Fairfax County and a native speaker of Arabic, Muhammad Elsayed graduated from George Mason University, summa cum laude, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Administration of Justice. He then graduated from George Mason University School of Law, summa cum laude, where he was a member of the George Mason Law Review, the Moot Court Board, and the Trial Advocacy Association. He was the youngest graduating member of his law school class, in addition to graduating at the top of his class in high school, college, and law school.

After graduating from law school, Muhammad worked as an Associate Attorney at a large DC-based law firm, where he gained experience advising insurance companies on their coverage obligations and representing them in complex litigation regarding professional liability and general liability coverage.

In 2014, Muhammad joined a preeminent criminal defense firm in Fairfax City, where he gained extensive experience representing clients in complex criminal, traffic, and civil matters. He has handled many trials ranging from assault and battery cases and civil protective orders to serious felonies, such as malicious wounding and murder. He has also assisted clients in negotiating favorable plea agreements and other settlements, in addition to helping clients clear their criminal records by seeking expungement of charges that have been dismissed.

George Mason University School of Law
J.D. (2013) | Law
Honors: Summa cum laude
Activities: George Mason Law Review; Moot Court Board; Trial Advocacy Association; Supreme Court Clinic
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George Mason University
B.S. (2010) | Administration of Justice
Honors: Summa cum laude; Administration of Justice Academic Excellence Award
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Professional Experience
Principal Attorney
Elsayed Law PLLC
- Current
Muhammad Elsayed represents clients in criminal, traffic, personal injury, and family law cases in state and federal courts throughout Northern Virginia.
Associate Attorney
Greenspun Shapiro PC
Represented clients in criminal, traffic, and civil cases ranging from simple infractions and misdemeanors to complex felonies, including sex offenses, computer crimes, robberies, and murders. Representative experience included jury trials and representation of witnesses in state and federal investigations.
Associate Attorney
Wiley Rein, LLP
Articles & Publications
Defending Criminal Cases in Virginia, The Law of Arrest
Virginia CLE Publications
Contracting into Religious Law: Anti-Sharia Enactments and the Establishment and Free Exercise Clauses
George Mason Law Review
Speaking Engagements
Smartphone and Medical Evidence: Special Considerations, Auto Injury: How to Obtain Key Evidence and Get it Admitted, Fairfax, VA
Nationbal Business Institute
Laying a Foundation: Rules Governing Authentication, Fairfax, VA
Fairfax Bar Association
Dynamic Duo Award
Legal Services of Northern Virginia
Award for pro bono legal services provided to domestic violence victims
Rule 6.1 Society Bronze Membership
Legal Services of Northern Virginia
Administration of Justice Academic Excellence Award
George Mason University
Outstanding Public Speaker Award
George Mason University, Communications Department
Professional Associations
Fairfax Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education Committee
- Current
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Fairfax Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
- Current
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Fairfax Bar Association
- Current
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Fairfax Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
- Current
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Virginia State Bar  # 86151
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
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Practice Areas
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Traffic Tickets
Suspended License
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Family Law
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights
Juvenile Law
  • Arabic: Spoken, Written
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Law Firm Website
Elsayed Law Blog
Virginia Imposes Reporting Obligation for Stolen, Lost Firearms
Contact & Map
Elsayed Law PLLC
3955 Chain Bridge Road
Second Floor
Fairfax, VA 22030
Toll-Free: (703) 884-2636
Telephone: (703) 884-2636
Fax: (703) 884-2637
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed