Criminal charges, a DUI arrest or even a traffic offense can threaten your freedom, your license and your livelihood. Don’t let a citation or criminal charge ruin your life. Mark Andrews – an experienced defense lawyer and a former prosecutor – can help you fight a conviction or limit the damage.
Strong Criminal Defense In Chesapeake And The Hampton Roads Area
Defending Your Rights
An Ex-Prosecutor Who Gives You An Edge
Mark Andrews brings more than 20 years of experience in Virginia criminal law, including serving many years as a prosecuting attorney for the city of Virginia Beach and the city of Newport News. His in-depth understanding of the investigative process and procedures used by the police and commonwealth attorneys helps him strategize the right defense and negotiate skillfully.
Mark Andrews regularly receives referrals from local law firms and attorneys who are familiar with his tenacious advocacy and courtroom skills. He has received many professional accolades, including Virginia’s Legal Elite and Top Lawyers of Coastal Virginia.
What Clients Say About Mark Andrews Law
I searched for different lawyers and thankfully I found Mr. Andrews on the AVVO site. He immediately contacted me once he knew that I was interested in hiring a lawyer. He was very informative of the aspects in which my case could possibly lead to. I was originally charged with a DUI, and thankfully Mr. Andrews was able to reduce the DUI charge to Reckless driving. I also did not get a breathalyzer in my car. DUI can effect ones future opportunities in life, so it is important to contact a lawyer. Mr. Andrews is the best and I would highly recommend him to anyone!! Thank you so much for all you have done!!!
Mark A. Andrews is a partner with Wolcott Rivers Gates, Attorneys at Law. A native of Roanake, he has practiced his entire career in the Hampton Roads area courts. He is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and a member of numerous professional associations.
You Need The Best DUI Defense Lawyer You Can Get
The harsh and long-term consequences of a drunk driving conviction demand a skilled and strategic defense. In addition to jail, steep fines and license suspension, a DUI on your record can affect your job, career paths, military clearance and insurance rates.
Mark Andrews is recognized as one of the top DUI/DWI lawyers in the Hampton Roads area. He has defended hundreds of people charged with driving under the influence or driving while intoxicated. In addition to his prosecutor experience, Mr. Andrews is certified in the same DUI training as police officers. This extensive knowledge enables him to challenge to the traffic stop, the breathalyzer test and other aspects of the arrest.