When College Students Face Criminal Charges

As a student at one of Virginia's colleges or universities, your entire life is ahead of you. When criminal allegations threaten your standing at school, your future livelihood or your freedom, it is important to take steps to protect yourself.

At Lutins & Pilgreen, PC, we can help. We serve students facing virtually all kinds of criminal charges:

  • Underage drinking/minor in possession of alcohol
  • Drug offenses, including possession and distribution
  • Drunk and disorderly conduct/public intoxication
  • Sex crimes such as date rape
  • Violent crimes like assault

Fighting For Your Freedom And Your Academic Career

In addition to prison time and other criminal penalties, allegations of illegal activity at your school may result in disciplinary proceedings in front of the school's administration. Suspension, expulsion, loss of housing or forfeiture of any financial aid may be imposed by your school.

We will represent you relentlessly, fighting to keep you out of jail and maintain your clean record whenever possible. We have represented students at many of the area's colleges and universities, including:

  • Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
  • Radford University
  • Roanoke College
  • Hollins University
  • Virginia Military Institute
  • Washington and Lee University

For parents: If your child is attending school in Virginia and needs local representation for any criminal or disciplinary matters, we encourage you to contact our law firm. We are committed to protecting the education and future that you have worked so hard to provide for them.

Call Today For A Free Consultation With An Attorney

Do not gamble with your future. Retaining an experienced criminal defense lawyer as swiftly as possible can help you protect your rights and minimize the impact of criminal charges. To schedule an initial consultation at no cost, please contact us at 540-627-5150.