Richmond Criminal Defense Lawyer

Facing Criminal Charges in Henrico County?

If you're faced with criminal charges, you may feel fearful about what the future holds. A conviction can bring about penalties that have the potential to damage your freedom, relationships, and responsibilities.

At The Law Office of Debra D. Corcoran, we want to give you the best possible chance at securing a positive outcome and protecting the future you deserve. Our firm's lead Richmond criminal defense attorney is one of the most qualified in all of Virginia and consistently delivers the tangible results desired by her clients.

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 may be 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's History

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.

Familiar with Courts in Richmond, Henrico, Chesterfield and the Surrounding Areas

Every County and Courthouse has its own way of doing things. The criminal Court process in Henrico is very different from the Courts in Richmond (and State Courts vary from Federal Courts). This office understands what it means to have a trusted working relationship with Judges, prosecutors, probation officers and Court personnel.

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

No matter where you are in the criminal process - if you are currently under investigation or have already been arrested and charged with a crime - you can count on this office to offer sound and straightforward advice and aggressive legal representation in the face of increasingly zealous efforts by law enforcement and prosecutors to try to put you behind bars. But, our relationship with our clients does not end with our representation. 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.

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