Jonathan David

Jonathan David graduated from James Madison University in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs.  He also obtained minors in Russian Language, Political Science, as well as Soviet and East European Studies.  He was on both the President’s List as well as the Dean’s List.  After graduating from JMU, he immediately enrolled in the T.C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond, graduating in 1996.  His core studies focused on criminal justice law.  While attending law school, he clerked for a prominent attorney in the Richmond area both his second and third years.  He was able to help prepare matters for trial as well as appeal.  He participated in a wide range of cases, from Driving Under the Influence to Capital Murder. 

After law school, Jonathan David stayed with that law firm and remained in private practice for several years.  He was able as a young lawyer to sit on as co-counsel in many serious jury trials — he participated in matters such as Aggravated Malicious Wounding and First Degree Murder.

Jonathan David has tried and argued cases throughout the many localities of the Commonwealth of Virginia.  He has also tried matters and represented individuals in United States District Court in Alexandria, Richmond and Norfolk.  He has argued before the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia.  Lastly, he has also argued many matters before the Virginia Court of Appeals as well as the Virginia Supreme Court.

He is a member of the Virginia State Bar; admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; admitted to practice in the United States District Court of Virginia, both Eastern and Western Divisions; he is a member of the Fredericksburg Area Bar Association; he is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers as well as the Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.  He currently is the Treasurer for the Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and serves on its board.

Although his primary office is located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Jonathan David travels throughout the Commonwealth defending those who have been charged with criminal matters.  He has two office locations, one in Richmond as well as his primary office in Fredericksburg.