John-Paul Patrick Gilson, Esq.
Trial Attorney - Litigation Defense

John-Paul Gilson has earned a reputation in the United States, District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Mr. Gilson is a valuable member of the Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (formerly known as the VAC of Criminal Defense Attorneys). John-Paul Gilson graduated from the University of Virginia (UVA).
Mr. Gilson is known for working zealously for his clients. Mr. Gilson worked for the Office of the Commonwealth Attorneys of Virginia, clerked for several notables, and has gained the experience to zealously represent his clients in all stages of litigation. Mr. Gilson has been honored with the prestigious Client Distinction Award for outstanding Communications Ability, Responsiveness, Quality of Service and Value for Money from Martindale-Hubbell honors. Less than 4% of attorneys rated with a combined score high enough to have been choosen for this award from Martindale-Hubbell.
For the Gilson Law Firm, P.L.L.C., Mr. Gilson prides himself on offering superior legal services for his clients. Mr. Gilson has handled countless cases and obtained successful verdicts for his clients. Mr. Gilson speaks English and conversational Spanish. 90%-95% of Mr. Gilson's active case load is Criminal Defense (Drugs, Violent Crime, and Felonies) or Traffic Related Defense (DUI/DWI, Reckless, Speeding, etc). Mr. Gilson is currently licensed to practice law in Virginia and the District of Columbia. Mr. Gilson is also an active member of the American Bar Association, the Virginia Bar Association, and the Fairfax Bar Association.
Mr. Gilson also speaks at George Mason.

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Mr. Gilson established The Gilson Law Firm in to provide affordable, effective legal solutions for individuals and  businesses in need of forward thinking that can move to successful results.

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Jennifer Raimo, Esq.
Senior Affiliated Attorney Criminal Defense Attorney

Ms. Jennifer Raimo graduated from George Mason School of Law in 2001 with her Juris Doctorate degree. She has dedicated her career to helping people in time of need. Ms. Raimo has experience in criminal and traffic cases. Jennifer Raimo speaks fluent Spanish and English. Ms. Jennifer Raimo is currently licensed to practice law in Virginia.