Dennis, Stewart, Krischer, & Terpak PLLC is an effective, full-service law firm providing representation for criminal and traffic defense, personal injury, civil litigation, small business, and family law matters.

We regularly appear in state and federal courts in Virginia and Washington DC. We counsel to small businesses, seek compensation for the injured, and defend individuals from serious threats to their liberty.

We believe aggressive defense of individual rights. We are attuned to legal developments and political issues in our community that may effect our clients.

Our attorneys, including a former state prosecutor, have extensive experience in front of judges, juries and at the bargaining table. We believe in crafting an innovative approach to the practice of law and an environment of effective advocacy.

Representative Criminal Cases:

  • Conspiracy to commit extortion under the Hobbs Act, Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Conspiracy to commit armed robbery, Federal District Court
  • Conspiracy to commit ID fraud, Federal District Court
  • Possession of cocaine, Arlington County Circuit Court
  • Conspiracy to distribute over 5 kilograms of cocaine, Federal District Court
  • Murder, Arlington County Circuit Court
  • Armed robbery, Arlington County Circuit Court

Representative Personal Injury / Civil Cases:

  • Federal Tort assault case cited by the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Personal injury lawsuit in Arlington County against major automobile rental company
  • Defective construction litigation in Arlington County Circuit Court
  • Wrongful Death lawsuit for against out-of-state government entity in Virginia state court
  • Premises Liability claim against major retailer
  • Product Liability claims against major manufacturer
  • Uninsured Motorist Personal Injury claim against incarcerated felon
  • Tenant eviction in Fairfax County
  • Defense of land use lawsuit by local county
  • Negligent Maintenance of apartment complex claim
  • Personal Injury claim against airport

Representative Traffic Cases:

  • Trial in Arlington County General District Court for misdemeanor reckless driving for exceeding 110 mph in 55 mph zone
  • Trial in Fairfax County General District Court for misdemeanor reckless driving for exceeding 90 mph in a 55 mph zone
  • Trial in Arlington County General District Court for misdemeanor reckless driving for 78 mph in a 55 mph zone

DSKT Lawyers in Virginia Appellate Courts

Ignacio v. US - Stephen Terpak
Burnside v. Commonwealth - Adam Krischer

Dennis, Stewart, Krischer, & Terpak, PLLC
The Commonwealth Building
2045 15th Street North
Suite 200
Arlington VA 22201
Main: (703) 248-0626
Fax: (703) 248-8971

Criminal Defense
Federal & State
Felonies & Misdemeanors
White Collar Defense
Targets of Investigation

Traffic Defense
Reckless Driving
Suspended License

Personal Injury
Auto Accidents
Defective Products
Construction Torts
Wrongful Death
Premises Liability
Federal Torts

Business Law
Buy / Sell Agreements
Promissory Notes
501(c)(3) Formation