Jeffrey Zimmerman

Jeffrey Zimmerman

Expertise in Criminal Defense and Nationwide Asset Forfeiture Defense
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI
  • District of Columbia, Virginia
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Biography

Jeffrey Zimmerman has over 25 years of experience representing individuals facing a broad range of criminal charges, from white collar prosecutions to capital cases. Jeff also specializes in defending individuals and entities in civil and criminal forfeiture matters. He is a member of the Virginia and District of Columbia bars and practices in federal trial and appellate courts nationwide.

Jeff has been named in the list of preeminent lawyers in the field of criminal defense by Virginia Super Lawyers and as a Top Criminal Defense Lawyer by Northern Virginia Magazine. He is a frequent speaker on forfeiture litigation and federal criminal matters. He has been featured in various media including the New York Times, National Public Radio, and CNN.

Jeff is a life member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and served on its Board of Directors from 2014-2020.

Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    DUI & DWI
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
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Virginia
Virginia State Bar
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Professional Experience
Adjunct Faculty
American University Washington College of Law
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Professional Associations
National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Life Member
Current
Activities: Board of Directors, 2014-2020 Chair, Election and Social Media Committees Former Co-Chair, Membership Committee
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American Bar Association
Criminal Justice Section
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Alexandria Bar Association
Current
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Speaking Engagements
Roles and Responsibilities of Standby or Advisory Counsel in Criminal Cases, ABA Webinar
American Bar Association
Federal Sentencing Fundamentals, Alexandria Bar Association, Alexandria, Virginia
Alexandria Bar Association
Asset Forfeiture: How to Keep the Government from Taking Your Fees & Your Client's Property, Law & All That Jazz Seminar, New Orleans, Louisiana
Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Defending Civil and Criminal Forfeitures in Drug Cases, NACDL Drug Defense Seminar, Las Vegas, Nevada
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Demystifying and Fighting Forfeitures in Federal Court, Federal Bar Association, Criminal Law Committee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Federal Bar Association
Introduction to Criminal Forfeiture, Alexandria Bar Association, Alexandria, Virginia
Alexandria Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
JeffreyZimmerman.com
Website
Book a Free Consultation
Blog
Forfeiture Defense Blog
Contact & Map
Jeffrey Zimmerman, PLLC
108 N. Alfred St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone: (703) 548-8911