David W. Rhodes, Criminal Defense Attorney, advocates for the rights of those accused of felonies, serious misdemeanors, and traffic violations.
Mr. Rhodes aggressively defends his clients’ legal rights, obtaining the best possible outcome in cases involving very serious felony crimes, including: murder, rape, possession and distribution of drugs, fraud, and felony assault; as well as misdemeanor and traffic charges, such as DUI, Reckless Driving, Underage Possession of Alcohol, Obstruction of Justice, Larceny, Sexual Battery, Hit and Run, and Drug Offenses.
Drawing upon his vast trial, negotiating, and litigating experience over the past 20 years, as both a prosecuting attorney and a criminal defense attorney, Dave Rhodes earned a reputation among clients, law enforcement, other attorneys, and judges for being thorough, aggressive, and highly effective in fighting for the best results possible for his clients.
His experience includes ten (10) years of public service as a Virginia state prosecutor for Hopewell and Montgomery County which has provided him with the experience and perspective to evaluate, attack, and defend criminal cases lodged against his clients.
A trial attorney with an excellent reputation in the legal community, Dave Rhodes has a good working relationship with law enforcement and court personnel. He understands that being charged with any type of crime is stressful, embarrassing, and potentially life changing. Mr. Rhodes prides himself on being compassionate and understanding with his clients. He strives diligently to obtain the best possible results in each case.
David W. Rhodes, Attorney, has a very active practice with emphasis as a Criminal Defense Attorney. He has tried thousands of criminal cases in both State and Federal Courts involving traffic cases, misdemeanors, and felonies including:
- Possession and Distribution of Drugs
- Felony Assault
- DUI (Driving Under the Influence)
- Underage Possession of Alcohol
- Reckless Driving
- Hit and Run
- Drug Possession and Distribution
- Assault and Battery
- Sexual Battery
- Obstruction of Justice
- Abuse and Neglect
- Traffic Tickets
David W. Rhodes’ Education and Certification Include:
- Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, Utah
- J.D., University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, Virginia
- U.S. Army Judge Advocate General Corps (JAGC), 82nd Airborne Division
- Admitted to Virginia State Bar – 1990
- Member of the Virginia Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
- Vice – Chairman, Montgomery County, Virginia – Criminal Bar Division
David Rhodes offers legal representation to clients in the New River Valley, Roanoke Valley, Counties of Montgomery, Floyd, Giles, Pulaski, Wythe, Roanoke, and the Cities of Radford, Salem, and Roanoke.
Weekend and after hours appointments are available.
We are conveniently located in downtown Christiansburg, Virginia, across from the Montgomery County, Virginia Courthouse.David W. Rhodes, Attorney at Law, P.L.C. 104 Roanoke Street, Suite 101 Christiansburg, VA 24073 Phone: (540) 381-6050 Fax: (540) 381-6052