Richmond Criminal Defense Lawyer

Facing Criminal Charges in Henrico County?

The Law Office of Debra D. Corcoran is one of the top criminal defense law firms in Virginia. Founding attorney Debra D. Corcoran is well-known in the Richmond legal community and indeed has a national reputation, and she regularly represents clients who have been referred to her by attorneys from across the U.S. Debra represents clients in cases involving all types of criminal charges, and a large portion of her practice is devoted to the defense of men and women accused of sexual offenses. Whatever the nature of the allegations against you, our message to you is the same: We recognize that bad things happen to good people, and that people make mistakes. You do not have to face this situation alone, and we offer our help to you in pursuing the best possible outcome to your case.

Why trust Debra D. Corcoran to represent your case?

  • Member of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences
  • Named to the NTLA Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Nearly 25 years of experience
  • Countless hours of additional training and credentialing
  • Proven track record of success
  • Capital Murder Certified

Attorney Corcoran also holds a Master of Laws in Litigation, something few lawyers throughout the state can claim. Our firm is proud of the representation we offer to each and every client, regardless of the charges they are facing. We've successfully fought charges of all kinds, including armed robbery, fraud, and manslaughter. Defending the rights of our clients is our mission.

Call (804) 557-0440 to schedule your free consultation with Attorney Debra Corcoran.

Aggressive Approach to All Cases

This office utilizes experienced long-term, and licensed defense investigators and former career police officers. Some of the tasks our investigators utilize are interviewing or locating witnesses, obtaining surveillance tapes, doing background checks on prosecution witnesses, locating favorable evidence, and witness preping in our in-house modular mini-courtroom, located on the premises.

Our firm has been representing clients for over 20 years with aggressive and knowledgeable legal counsel with significant success. Our lead attorney has been awarded a Masters of Laws in Litigation award and is one of the few women in the country who has an LLM in litigation, as well as being certified to be a Lead Capital defense attorney in capital crimes.

Willing to Join With Other Counsel in Other States or Jurisdictions

Oftentimes, our trial expertise is requested in criminal cases in other states. This office welcomes queries from outside attorneys or clients to ask for our trial assistance in certain matters.

You Can Have Confidence in Our Experience

When you retain The Law Office of Debra D. Corcoran, you can feel confident you have the skilled legal representation you need to defend you against your charges. Our firm provides competent and professional services for virtually all types of misdemeanor and felony charges, including:

We never shy away from cases that are serious or complex. Our firm can handle any case has the potential to be highly complex and to impact all areas of a defendant's life. We are here to limit the negative consequences by working the legal system in your favor as we protect your rights to the fullest extent. We take an agressive, proactive approach to all cases.

Close Personal Contact with Your Attorney

Whether you have already been arrested and formally charged, or if you are concerned that you may be accused of a crime and want to get an experienced advocate on your side, we are ready to assist. Depending on the stage of your case, we may be able to prevent an arrest or succeed in having the charges against you dismissed. In the event that a full jury trial presents your best chance of avoiding a conviction, we are ready to begin preparing to fight your case in court. We pride ourselves on our making our accessibility readily available to our clients. We understand that there is nothing more stressful than an inability to reach your attorney. We are here to provide moral and emotional support as well as legal representation.

Sometimes clients come to us who have already been through the legal system. For them, we also provide skilled post-conviction assistance through Expungements, Pardons, Post-Conviction Relief, and Habeas Petitions. Debra also frequently represents clients in cases involving sensitive LGBT issues, where concerns over sexuality and gender identity come into play during the prosecution and sentencing, and she is prepared to assist clients in securing their right to justice and equal treatment under law.

Contact a Richmond criminal attorney at our office today!

The Law Office of Debra D. Corcoran is prepared to aggressively and skillfully fight your criminal charges. Reach out to us today, no matter how serious your charges may be. We have the training, knowledge and experience needed to provide solid defense for any misdemeanor or felony case.

Call now at (804) 557-0440 to contact a Richmond criminal defense lawyer.

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11321 Church Road
Henrico, Virginia 23233