The law firm of Griffith & Wheat is one of the metropolitan area's premier litigation boutiques located in downtown Washington, DC.

PROVEN track record of delivering significant results;

TRUSTED  by individual and  business clients to provide tailor-made legal representation; and

RESPECTED  by judges, peers, and opposing counsels our effectiveness, professionalism, and ethical practices.

About the firm:

Recently published in the U.S. News & World Report as one of Best Law Firms in Washington, D.C., Griffith & Wheat combines extensive litigation and trial experience to skillfully represent individuals and businesses in complex civil and criminal matters in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Our principals have over 35 years of high-stakes trial experience and have a proven track record of obtaining victories at trial in local and federal courts throughout the country. Our attorneys are Fellows in the highly selective national trial lawyer honorary society, Litigation Counsel of America™, and are listed in Washington, DC Super Lawyers (recieved by less than 5% of all licensed attorneys in Washington, DC). They have also received the highest possible rating in Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent and Martindale-Hubbell® Client Review Rated AV Preeminent.

Our practice areas include:

            White-collar and General Crimes Defense   

            Civil and Tort Defense Litigation

            Federal Employee representation

            Employee Benefits

            Business Counseling 

Our attorneys routinely appear before:

  • District of Columbia Superior Court and United States District Court for the District of Columbia;
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virgina and states courts in Northern Virginia;
  • United States District Court for the District of Maryland and state courts in Maryland; and
  • Arbitrations, mediations and other proceeding; and
  • Administrative agencies throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area.





Office Location:

1050 17th Street, N.W., Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 496-4963