Jon is the kind of lawyer who will fight fiercely for you
I have known Jon for nearly 2 decades. At the beginning of that happy time, I was a whelp of a lawyer, and Jon always offered me mentorship and advice. I have merely offered him referrals of clients who might need his services. Every one of them has given me the highest praise feedback about Jon’s abilities.
Jon is the kind of lawyer who will fight fiercely for you, but do so in a way that is designed to bring down the emotional level in a case. That always benefits the client.
If you are in need of a lawyer, you will not regret hiring this excellent legal mind and kind man.
Professional and thorough approach
I’ve known Jon as a colleague and friend for decades. There is no lawyer who cares more about the people he represents and is more dedicated to a professional and thorough approach to defense of one’s Constitutional rights than Jon. He would be my first pick to go to if I ever needed a criminal law defender.
Extremely easy to talk to, clearly knows the law
Jon is fantastic. Extremely easy to talk to, clearly knows law & is second to none. Best lawyer experience I’ve had! Highly recommend you consider him to stand by your side!
Definitely someone you want on your side at a trial
Jonathan is a great litigator and an even better person. He has the rare ability to stay calm and collected the face of tough litigation and adversity. He’s definitely someone you want on your side at a trial. I highly recommend him!
Consistently gets great results in court
I have known Jon Katz in a professional capacity for many years. He is a tremendous and talented Fairfax criminal defense and DWI/DUI attorney, who consistently gets great results in court. I can recommend Jon’s services without hesitation.
Tremendous experience and a dogged pursuit of justice for his clients
Jon has tremendous experience and a dogged pursuit of justice for his clients. He lives and breathes criminal/traffic cases and is a fixture in the local courts. Dedication and professionalism are just a few adjectives that describe Jon and his practice. I highly recommend him.
A truly fierce advocate for his clients
I am fellow lawyer in the community and Jon is a truly fierce advocate for his clients who has zero fear of taking on the government. Having watched Jon in court, I have also seen that he is meticulous in his preparation and possesses a real knowledge of the law. Unlike many criminal defense attorneys, he engages in critical pretrial litigation that aids in winning cases or achieving better negotiated results. I have no hesitation in endorsing him.
Jon will take every case seriously and he has the experience and the knowledge to win
Jon is an excellent lawyer. He not only represents his clients well but he inspires fellow lawyers in the community like me. There is no doubt that Jon will take every case seriously and he has the experience and the knowledge to win. Our community is lucky to have him. Kudos Jon!
His eye does not miss a detail, and is quick to point out discrepancies in the prosecution's evidence
fantastic attorney….defended me on a possession charge in Maryland. Was thorough and never skipped any details, I follow jon on his underdog blog, and have learned much. His eye does not miss a detail, and is quick to point out discrepancies in the prosecution’s evidence. I also enjoy his posting on trips to historical sites, as Jon is an avid fan of civil rights events, past and present…I would highly suggest hiring Jon whether it is a traffic violation, or a higher case.
You can't find a better lawyer for your serious criminal or traffic matter
I have known Jon for years and have total confidence and trust in him. I refer clients to him without hesitation knowing they will be in the best hands. You can’t find a better lawyer for your serious criminal or traffic matter.
Jon puts in the hours for his clients, day-and-night
Jon is a resilient, persistent, and passionate Fairfax criminal and DUI defense lawyer. As his former legal assistant, I was able to witness first-hand Jon’s expert criminal defense practice. I sat beside him in court while he vigorously defended an 8-pound marijuana trial, where he obtained a not-guilty verdict. Jon puts in the hours for his clients, day-and-night. As a newly-licensed attorney, I strive to model my own practice after Jon’s, who sets the gold-standard for the legal profession.
I have seen first hand the hard work and diligent preparation he brings to his clients
Jon Katz is my go to referral for Virginia criminal defense cases. I have known Jon for years. In addition to having been selected and attended the prestigious Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College in Wyoming, Jon just plain works hard. I have now represented co-defendant cases alongside Jon and seen first hand the hard work and diligent preparation he brings to his clients.
He’s quick to respond and works around the clock
Jon fights for his clients to get the best results possible. I highly recommend him and would use him again, if needed. He’s quick to respond and works around the clock.
He is the kind of lawyer that other lawyers go to for representation
I have known Jon for many years, and know him as a tireless advocate. He is the kind of lawyer that other lawyers go to for representation. I have recommended Jon to many of my clients who needed his help as I know that they will be well taken care of. Five Stars!
An outstanding job and the great outcome
I wanted to give a strong recommendation to Jon Katz for his amazing work in my defense. Jon is located in Fairfax Virginia and is a criminal defense attorney and also works DUI cases.
I was faced with a difficult, hard to prove court case. Jon organized a team of experts at a reasonable cost. Then on the day of the hearing he negotiated a good offer from the prosecutor.
In the hearing room he told me that he saw a way to do even better. This amazing strategy proved effective with the case being thrown out.
I want to express my thanks for an outstanding job and the great outcome. Your strategy was spectacular. Thank you.
Goes the extra mile for his clients
Great attorney. Goes the extra mile for his clients. Highly recommend!
A great lawyer who gives everything he has to his clients
Jon is a great lawyer who gives everything he has to his clients. He is always willing to go the extra mile to make sure that they get the best representation. I have had the pleasure of working with Jon on cases and I have seen how devoted he is.
He worked hard to get me a settlement so I could begin my new life
Jon Katz was introduced to me by my cousin’s boyfriend. When I met him for the first time, I was worried about what would happen to my life and future. Jon said keep doing “your homework” to change myself. He worked hard to get me a settlement so I could begin my new life. I was really relieved about it. I remember that when I first went to his office, he showed me that he loves Yoda from Star Wars. After the settlement, I was relieved so I called him “Yoda God”. Me and my family really thank him so much for everything. I am adjusting to my new life and am happy in Florida.
Skillful in spending his time in defense of the accused person
He is skillful in spending his time in defense of the accused person; he has knowledge, morals, culture, thinking, reminders, perseverance, and endurance; as he has also confidence in himself and sincerity in defense; moreover, he is skillful in his ability to suggest to the judge the arguments to ensure to win the case
I say these words as a result of my experience with him, which he did not fail or refuse to.
It was Jon's court savvy and experience that lead to a lesser charge
I stumbled into a misdemeanor charge; I responded immaturely to an act of aggression. My guilt was not in question, so understand there was only so much a lawyer could do for me. I had no experience with court and had no idea what to do or expect, so I turned to a law office I found on the web only to walk out more depressed after their gloomy outlook, Jail. It was a foreign cold dismissive experience talking to them, and I left wondering what have I done. My immaturity has put my future in their hands? I, fortunately even though I had little time, decided to continue looking and discovered Mr. Jon Katz. Jon, from the first meeting until our last contact, has a sympathetic warm way about him that engenders confidence. From the first meeting he focused on a method that not only developed his thorough interpretation of the event that led to my arrest but also with a focus on me, the human in difficulty. For some, that appreciation or sympathy may not matter, but it did to me. Jon’s method and candor helped me settle down and coup as I was depressed, unsure, and yes, scared. There are things suddenly on the plate to take care of when confronting a court case and Jon, and his staff, professionally promptly handle the court scheduling and documentation expectations/demands so all that potential stress is absorbed by them. But most importantly, it was Jon’s court savvy and experience that lead to a lesser charge. I was convicted as that was a given going in, but the punishment was community service not jail and for that I have Mr. Jon Katz to Thank. The last impression I choose to share is that Jon is driven, committed; Jon is a hard working determined legal mind. Mr. Jon Katz, and his prompt helpful staff, can help you prepare for and confront the court experience competently and confidently. Richard B.
He takes care his people like his family
When I first met him I had the feeling that he is the right person who can help me out. I couldn’t say I was worried about trial, but because of Jon I had less pressure. He pulls out some magical skill when he talks to prosecutor. Before the trial, I have no idea what he said to prosecutor but I bet it was something amazing that the prosecutor offered RAC driving. He takes care his people like his family. I highly recommend to hire Mr. Katz if you got arrested for DUI.
Very upfront about the process and expectations
I’m a 35 yr old college grad, with a typical NOVA contract gig, a growing business, and a family. I work hard during the day and at night I enjoy hanging out with my friend Mary Jane. We’ve been friends a long time and that friendship grew stronger after I was diagnosed with MS 2 years ago. Usually we only hang out at home but one night in June, I decided to drive her to a friends home to share the love. Around 3 am I left my friends house and headed home.
Less than 2 miles from home, a Fairfax County cop began to follow me. After about a mile, the cop pulls me over. I ask what’s the issue? The cop responds that my window tint is too dark. I explain that I’m driving a loaner car because mine is in the shop. At that point, she says that she smells marijuana. And I immediately regret not spraying myself down before heading home. Well back and forth convo, a car search and drug field test later, I’m issued a citation and told that I am required to appear in court for the charge of marijuana possession (less than 8 grams).
After beating myself up for a day or two, I turned to google to find out exactly how much trouble I was in with this charge. After reading horror stories about possession charges in Fairfax, I stumbled across Jon’s blog. I read EVERYTHING and EVERY REVIEW. I emailed him the next day. He called me himself the next day. At the consultation Jon was very upfront about the process and expectations in regards to his rate, my homework, and the possible outcomes of my case. Most importantly, I left that consultation feeling like he was on my side and would fight for me.
The court date. I’m a nervous wreck, couldn’t recall simple details. I cried. Jon kept me in check and DID NOT STOP WORKING. Jon Katz fought for me. He worked that courthouse, speaking with the prosecutor, the cop, and whoever else he needed to talk too.
The outcome. The prosecutor decided not to pursue the charges…Nolle Prosequi!
My advice. Get the homework done. Don’t leave out any details. Don’t wait until the last minute. I would recommend Jon Katz any day.
Knowledgeable, hard-working and will do what is necessary to get the best results
I have known Jon for many years and he is an excellent attorney. I regularly refer clients to him because I know they are in great hands. He is knowledgeable, hard-working and will do what is necessary to get the best results. Highly recommended.
He offers great advice and gives you the confidence you seek moving forward with your case
Jon Katz is a top notch defense attorney. He and his staff handled my case with true professionalism. Jon is very honest and will fight tooth and nail to get you the best possible outcome. He is highly knowledgeable, and well versed with anything pertaining to criminal law. He offers great advice and gives you the confidence you seek moving forward with your case. He has my vote. Thanks Jon!
A very experienced and very knowledgable criminal defense and DUI attorney
Jon is a very experienced and very knowledgable criminal defense and DUI attorney in our area. He shared a lot of his expertise with our team as he is big on public education about the criminal law process. We would highly recommend Jon and his team
He is simply outstanding!
Jon Katz is an excellent lawyer. I’ve known him for more than two decades and have always been extremely impressed by his knowledge of the law and his dedication to his clients. I am a lawyer but I am not licensed in Virginia. Mr. Katz is my “go-to” lawyer there. I regularly refer clients to him and feel confident that they are in the best hands. I have watched Mr. Katz in trial and have learned from observing his skill and finesse. He is simply outstanding!
I can say with the confidence, you're in good hands if he's your lawyer!
As a fellow attorney, I can attest that Jon is a top professional in his field. He knows all the ins and outs of the criminal defense. I came across his blog post on DUI defense while doing research for one of my cases and was impressed by the depth of his knowledge and the level of his experience. I incorporated his tips into my own argument and reached a very successful outcome. I can say with the confidence, you’re in good hands if he’s your lawyer!
Very knowledgeable and professional
Jon and I are colleagues. I have found him to be very knowledgeable and professional in his work. I highly recommend Jon and his office staff to assist you with your matter. When you have a criminal case you need a quick response and competent legal representation, both of which Jon provides.
He was able to get my case completely dismissed
Jon always returned my emails quickly. He did not charge a high fee, and he was able to get my case completely dismissed. My family owes him so much. I strongly recommend this attorney.
An exemplary attorney and a master of the legal craft
Jon Katz is an exemplary attorney and a master of the legal craft. No one could stop Jon from achieving results, defying the odds, going beyond what is possible. He cares deeply about clients he represents, their families and his colleagues taking their personal and professional success as it were his own. Jon Katz and his team make this world a better place, one day at a time.
Relentless and passionate in the defense of his clients
I have retained many attorneys over the years and Jon is by far, the most honest, devoted and caring attorney you could find to represent you. He is relentless and passionate in the defense of his clients and is extremely knowledgeable and experienced in his field. I would give him my highest recommendation and urge anyone in need to retain him.
Always working very hard, professional and studying every detail
I Am very happy that I found Jon Katz he helped me in my case with his experience from the beginning to the end always working very hard, professional and studying every detail to get the best possible defense in my case, very confident and enthusiastic.
Very impressed by his experience, expertise and the efforts he takes to remain on the cutting edge of his legal specialty
I saw Jon present at a national educational seminar last month. I was very impressed by his experience, expertise and the efforts he takes to remain on the cutting edge of his legal specialty.
A diligent, intelligent, creative, and hardworking lawyer
Jon is a colleague that I have known for many years and worked with. Jon is a diligent, intelligent, creative, and hardworking lawyer. He is deeply principled and has flawless integrity in the practice of criminal defense. We often recommend Jon for cases we are unable to take.
Very supportive, and his knowledge and courage is immeasurable
Mr. Katz is a very professional and excellent lawyer. I had my charges dismissed in the first session. Jon is very supportive and his knowledge and courage is immeasurable. He worked on my case alongside and helped me getting the best outcome. I couldn’t think of anyone but him for my case and I highly recommend him for all who are looking for a exceptional lawyer.
A powerful and captivating speaker who has a true presence
Jon Katz has a genuine love of his profession. He is a powerful and captivating speaker who has a true presence. People listen to him. He is the real deal. This is a very caring attorney. Highly recommend.
Extremely grateful for the time and effort Mr. Katz put into my case
A very professional team. I was extremely grateful for the time and effort Mr. Katz put into my case. Mr. Katz and his team never over looked any detail on my case. I highly recommend Mr. Katz as an attorney to represent you or your organization, you will not be disappointed. Thank you again Mr. Katz!
Jon always fights hard for his clients
I endorse this lawyer. Jon is a knowledgeable and skilled criminal defense attorney. I have confidently referred people to him when I have had conflicts and for matters my law firm could not provide assistance. Jon always fights hard for his clients.
The go to criminal defense lawyer in the greater Fairfax and D.C. metro area
Jon is the best of the best. Having known Jon for more than a decade, his skill, savvy and most importantly his passion make him the go to criminal defense lawyer in the greater Fairfax and D.C. metro area.
He helped us every step of the way
Mr. Jonathan Katz is an outstanding lawyer with our case. He helped us every step of the way. He is not a dollar sign of a lawyer, rich or poor he treats them with respect and care and will do above and beyond to get the justice done. He will never leave you hanging instead he will guide you through. Mr. Jonathan Katz treats me as a friend not just a client. We were in the middle of a family crisis when he handled my case. I don’t frankly don’t know how we would have done it without Mr. Katz. My family and I are so grateful for finding him. I highly recommend his law firm. Don’t think second thoughts, he is the only one who can help a person in desperate times.
A true Professional that really cares about his clients
Jon is Great at what he does. A true Professional that really cares about his clients. I would recommend Jon without hesitation…Thanks again Mr.Katz for all you do!.
He is a hard worker and very dedicated
Jon Katz is an outstanding attorney. I spent a lot of time searching for attorneys and honesty choosing him was the best decision I made. He is a hard worker and very dedicated. He is a guru in the court rooms. You can’t go wrong with hiring him. Don’t search anymore, just hire him, you won’t regret it.
I am impressed by his preparation, knowledge and understanding of the law
I have had the pleasure of knowing Jon for many years. He is in court on a daily basis, and I have seen first-hand his excellent trial advocacy for his clients. I am impressed by his preparation, knowledge and understanding of the law. It is apparent in court, how much Jon cares for his clients and how hard he works for them.
Jon defended me like the true champion he is in the Courtroom
After being involved in a car accident in Maryland, I was charged with several violations that I didn’t feel were justified and it put me in a position where I had to find a Defense Attorney to fight for me. I was referred to Jon because of his reputation and ability to practice across state lines. I got lucky and Jon defended me like the true champion he is in the Courtroom. If you are reviewing this page, there is a reason for it and trust me, you need to look no further. If I didn’t truly believe that, I wouldn’t be writing this review now.
A tireless advocate for his clients
I am always happy when I have a criminal defense case to refer to Jon. He’s a tireless advocate for his clients, and I know the will be in good hands.
Great in the courtroom, he does wonders!!!
Great in the courtroom, he does wonders!!!
He is the real deal
Mr. Katz was very professional, helpful, and most importantly knowledgeable. He is very passionate about what he does and truly cares about helping his clients. He is the real deal and was able to help me obtain successful results in my case. I had 10 felony charges (Grand Larcenies). He did his magic and made those charges dropped to misdemeanor. I am really thankful to have him on my side.
If you are looking for a Lawyer that knows his stuff and won’t give up until he wins, then he’s your guy!
Thank you again Jon 🙂