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Matt C. Pinsker

Matt C. Pinsker

Award Winning Criminal Defense & VCU Professor
  • Criminal Law, Traffic Tickets, DUI & DWI...
  • Virginia
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Summary

Matt C. Pinsker is one of the top criminal defense attorneys in Virginia. A former state and federal prosecutor in addition to a former magistrate, he has won numerous awards as a criminal defense attorney. Mr. Pinsker is nationally recognized as a leading expert in criminal justice and procedure, having taught as an Adjunct Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and writing the definitive textbook for teaching criminal justice all over the country. He also serves as a Captain in the US Army Reserves, doing Trial Defense Services for the JAG Corps.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Juvenile Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    30 minutes for a free consult to analyze your case
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Virginia
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Written
Professional Experience
Judge Advocate
Army JAG Corps
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Judge Advocate in the US Army Reserves with Trial Defense Services
Owner
Matt C. Pinsker, Attorney at Law
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Criminal and traffic defense.
Adjunct Professor
Virginia Commonwealth University
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Teaching criminal justice and homeland security at VCU
Special Prosecutor
US Attorney's Office
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Selected for a 6 month assignment as a Federal Special Prosecutor for the US Department of Justice.
Education
The George Washington University Law School
LL.M. (2013) | National Security
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Studied constitutional law as it relates to criminal practice.
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West Virginia University College of Law
J.D. (2012) | Constitutional Law
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Earned a JD specializing in constitutional law
Honors: Pro Bono Service Award CALI Award
Activities: National Security Law Review Trial Advocacy
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College of William and Mary
B.A. (2009) | Government & History
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Honors: Sharpe Scholar Public Service Award
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Awards
Rising Starts
Super Lawyers
Rising Stars
Super Lawyers
Reader's choice Award
Richmond Times Dispatch
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Top Attorney, Criminal Defense
Avvo
Top 10 Under 40 Attorney Award
National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Pro Bono Award
West Virginia University College of Law
In recognition of volunteering to provide legal aid to others
CALI Award
West Virginia University College of Law
For academic excellence
Public Service Award
College of William and Mary
In recognition of efforts to improve the community and helping others
Professional Associations
Henrico County Bar Association
member
- Current
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Virginia State Bar # 84314
member
- Current
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Homeland and National Security Law and Policy: Cases and Materials
Carolina Academic Press
Google Glass, Cybersecurity, and the Erosion of Privacy through Emerging Technology
Criminal Law Bulletin
Ending the Military’s Courts of Criminal Appeals De Novo Review of Findings of Fact
Suffolk University Law Review
Issues in Domestic and International Law if the US President Unilaterally Orders an Air Strike on Iran's Nuclear Facilities
West Virginia National Security Law Review
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Testimonials by former clients
Contact & Map
Criminal Defense Attorney
2400 Old Brick Road
Henrico, VA 23060
USA
Toll-Free: (804) 690-1228