A DEFENSE LITIGATION BOUTIQUE

Recent News

November 2014
An official of the Federal Housing Finance Agency was found not guilty of two counts of threats to do harm to the agency's former Director.  The case was tried by Marlon Griffith in the District of Columbia Superior Court.

Judith Wheat convinces a federal agency to mitigate federal employee client's penalty from termination to 2 weeks of suspension without pay.

June 2014
Domestic assault charges dismissed after presentation of the prosecution's case in District of Columbia Superior Court.  The case was tried by Marlon Griffith.

April 2014
Judith Wheat and Marlon Griffith selected as 2014 Washington D.C. Super Lawyer for Criminal Defense

Judith Wheat and Marlon Griffith receives top AV Peer Review Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbbell®

Ferbruary 2014
Martha Jo Wagner will be a speaker on a panel entitled, "What's Next After Windsor?" at the Midwinter Meeting of the Employee Benefits Commiteee of the American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment in New Orleans.

December 2013
Pediatrician sentenced to 18 months for possession of Child Pornography in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.  Client was facing a possible sentence of 57-71 months.  The case was litigated by Marlon Griffith.  Martha Jo Wagner will be a speaker

The law firm of Griffith & Wheat is one of Washington, D.C's premiere litigation boutiques.


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