Rodney Leffler

USA: Virginia

Leffler Phillips PLC
3975 University Drive
Suite 100
Fairfax, Virginia 22030

Tel: 703-293-9300
Fax: (703) 293-9300


Rodney Leffler has tried hundreds of civil and criminal cases in state and federal courts throughout the United States and is one of the most experienced trial lawyers in Virginia. His broad background in the legal and criminal justice system gives him a unique perspective on both civil and criminal case strategies. His experience includes:

  • Fairfax County police officer
  • Instructor at the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy
  • Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for Fairfax County
  • Substitute Judge for 18 years in Northern Virginia
  • Adjunct Professor of Law
  • Frequent lecturer on ethics before the Criminal Law Section of the Virginia State Bar and the Commonwealth’s Attorneys’ Services Council
  • He may be the only trial lawyer in Virginia who has worked as a police officer, police academy instructor, and prosecutor, law professor, and substitute judge.
Attorneys at LefflerPhillips have been named among the best criminal defense attorneys in Fairfax County and the surrounding Northern Virginia area. Clients accused of criminal conduct need prompt action, an understanding of their legal rights, strong representation to help them deal with law enforcement and prosecutors, as well as navigate the Virginia court system. We understand that the long-term effects of a criminal record often have a more serious impact on the client than the immediate punishment for the offense.

The attorneys of LefflerPhillips provide quality legal counsel to individuals, corporations, physicians, other health care providers, judges, lawyers and law firms. We are routinely named among the best lawyers in Virginia and the DC metropolitan area in several practice areas, including criminal law and personal injury. We practice in all Virginia courts and we have extensive experience in the following counties and cities:

  • Fairfax County
  • Fairfax City
  • Prince William County
  • Loudoun County
  • Arlington County
  • City of Falls Church
  • City of Alexandria
  • Town of Herndon
  • Town of Vienna

The firm’s lawyers also regularly appear in Virginia’s federal courts, particularly the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, Alexandria Division.

AV® Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ for more than twenty years