Defendant charged with 1st degree murder; 2 counts of malicious wounding and 3 counts of felon in possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony
If convicted, Defendant faced mandatory minimum sentence of 73 years
Jury verdict: involuntary manslaughter & 2 counts of unlawful wounding
Jury sentenced Defendant to 20 years
Defendant charged with Felony Possession of a controlled substance & Felony Possession of a firearm while in possession of a Sch I/II controlled substance
Counsel and the Commonwealth Attorney agreed that Defendant would plea to Possession of a Controlled Substance (Commonwealth Attorney would not agree to a 251, 1st Offenders Disposition)
Judge granted Defense Counsel’s request to allow Defendant to enter and complete the 251 program, against the Commonwealth’s strong objection.
Defendant charged with Felony Possession with intent to Distribute more than 2 lbs. of marijuana.
Counsel negotiated plea with Commonwealth Attorney for Defendant to plead to misdemeanor simple possession of marijuana
Defendant charged with DUID, 2nd amended to RD with $500 fine
Lewis successfully argued dismissal of a probation violation where Defendant had tested positive for controlled substances.
Lewis successfully negotiated a dismissal of a drunk in public.
Lewis secured the dismissal of a drunk in public in Arlington County General District Court after a bench trial.
Lewis secured reduction of felony Public Record Forgery to Trespassing with 12 month deferred disposition with community service & one conviction of obstruction.
Lewis negotiated the reduction of a felony possession with intent to distribute marijuana and possession of marijuana 2nd offense to a simple drug paraphernalia charge.
Defendant charged with DUI, 3rd & refusal; def hit another parked car while in hotel parking lot
Defense Counsel successfully negotiated plea where Defendant plead guilty to Reckless Driving with fine.
Defendant charged with PWID MJ & PWID C/S; Defendant’s rented room in a home was illegally searched without his or landlord’s consent.
Lewis secured dismissal of all charges prior to trial.
Lewis secured of a reduction of a possession of a controlled substance and driving on suspended, both misdemeanor charges to two simple traffic infractions.
Lewis secured the dismissal of a Petit Larceny and Obtaining Money by False Pretenses after a trial on the merits.
Defendant charged with four felony charges of Possession with Intent to Distribute MJ; Possession with Intent to Distribute MJ with a Firearm; Possession of a Controlled Substance; Possession of a Controlled Substance with a Firearm & one misdemeanor charge of Possession of Marijuana
If convicted, Defendant faced a mandatory minimum of five years
Jury verdict: Not Guilty on all felony charges and Guilty on misdemeanor possession of marijuana.
Defendant charged with PWID MJ & Possession of MJ while within 500 yards of school zone when defendant took marijuana from boyfriend
Lewis entered into an agreement where Defendant’s misdemeanor charge of possession of marijuana would be dismissed after a one-year deferred disposition.
Lewis successfully argued sentencing for a Statutory Burglary and assault and battery where the Commonwealth argued for 15 years and Defendant was continuously held for 21 months at the time of sentencing. Ultimately, Defendant sentenced to 2 ½ years of incarceration.
Lewis was responsible after a trial on the merits of a possession of marijuana, for the granting of a motion to strike in Fairfax County Circuit Court.
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