For over 20 years, The Leiva Law firm has taken cases to trial in Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William, Stafford Counties, and the District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. The Leiva Law Firm is conveniently located in Fairfax, Virginia.

When you need to find a lawyer that has defended individuals under criminal investigation, those accused of serious felony offenses such as murder, rape, malicious wounding, and drug distribution, make an appointment with our firm. Mr. Leiva has also helped individuals who have suffered physical injuries as a result of someone else’s negligence.

Mr. Leiva recognizes that our justice system is adversarial, it rewards the side who is most thoroughly prepared and experienced when presenting cases to either a judge or jury. Mr. Leiva has tried hundreds of trials and argued countless motions in both Federal and Virginia Courts.

Prior to establishing The Leiva Law Firm, Mr. Leiva gained valuable litigation experience working at various litigation firms that litigated cases ranging from defending physicians in medical malpractice suits, to representing plaintiffs in wrongful death actions, to representing individuals in criminal cases that ranged from misdemeanors to serious felonies. Mr. Leiva practices throughout Alexandria, Arlington, Falls Church, Fairfax, Prince William, Loudoun and Stafford Counties. On one day you might find him arguing a motion in a wrongful death case and the next day representing someone wrongly accused of a criminal offense.


The Leiva Law Firm focuses in criminal defense, personal injury, and medical malpractice matters. Our clients come to us for help with any number of case types, such as:

  • All felonies including drug offenses, grand larcenies, malicious wounding, embezzlement, rape, involuntary manslaughter, forging public documents, murder etc.
  • All misdemeanors including driving while intoxicated (DWI/DUI), assault and battery, possession of marijuana, petit larceny, trespass, possession of false identification, driving on a suspended license etc.
  • All traffic offenses such as reckless driving and driving while intoxicated (DWI).
  • Protective Orders.
  • Wrongful death, medical malpractice, and injuries received in an automobile accident.

This list serves as an example. If you are unsure whether your case could be handled by our firm, contact us for more information.

Every client is important to us.

Mr. Leiva has practiced law in Virginia for more than 20 years.  We recognize the rising costs associated with bringing a case to trial. As such, we employ efficient and cost-effective methods that keep our litigation costs to a reasonable level. We use the latest technology to keep up with the ever-changing landscape of litigation which of course helps your case and keeps costs down.

Our litigation philosophy is simple, we do whatever is necessary to provide the best solution for our clients – whether this means litigating cases aggressively during all phases of a lawsuit or criminal proceeding and seeking and obtaining resolutions in a cost-effective manner. No one wants or chooses to find themselves in Court, but if you do, you’ll need to find a lawyer who is experienced and ready to take your case to trial If necessary.

3955 Chain Bridge Road, 2nd Floor, Fairfax, Virginia 22030
P: 703.352.6400 // F: 703.352.5226