Practice Areas

Our Areas of Law

Our Areas of Practice

At Carroll & Nuttall, PLLC, we have over 90 years of combined legal experience helping individuals resolve legal issues in Fairfax, Virginia and the surrounding areas. Whether you are injured in an accident, facing criminal charges, involved in a family law dispute, or struggling with another legal problem, we can help. Our lawyers are knowledgeable and understand our shared community, which helps us protect your rights and maximize the likelihood of a favorable outcome. If you need an accomplished lawyer with a track record of achieving justice for clients, look no further than Carroll & Nuttall, PLLC.

All our attorneys have earned AV Preeminent® Peer Review Ratings™ from Martindale-Hubbell®, which means we are highly rated for our high ethical standards and professional ability. Our legal team is also capable of handling a wide range of legal matters, and your relationship with your attorney is set once your initial meeting takes place. The attorney you hire is the attorney who accompanies you to court, should your situation call for a trial.

Our Practice Areas

Our primary practice area is personal injury law, a field that takes up about half of our legal practice. We help victims of car accidents; motorcycle crashes; commercial truck collisions; slips, trips, and falls; nursing home abuse; and medical malpractice recover the compensation they deserve. Additionally, we help individuals and families who have been the victim of criminal activity.

As former defense attorneys, we can fight strategically for your rights. We know what limits we can push, what tactics insurance companies will try, and how to recover maximum compensation on your behalf.

Our other practice areas include:

  • Criminal defense– our former prosecutors can help individuals accused of drug crimes, burglary, computer crimes, DWI, homicide, rape, or manslaughter.
  • Family lawwe can help you through changes to your family, including divorce, child custody, and child support.
  • Civil litigationwhether you’re starting a business or facing a lawsuit, we can help you navigate civil law and take the appropriate next steps.

No matter what we’re helping you with, we care about your future. With our compassion, skill, and experience, you get the legal counsel you deserve.

Your Trusted Guides Through the Legal Process

From the beginning of your case, you need to prepare for the courtroom. All of our lawyers are experienced trial attorneys who frequently go to court to protect our client’s rights. As former Fairfax Country prosecutors and former defense attorneys, we are familiar with local courts and procedures – in both civil and criminal cases. Most cases settle outside of court, but you need a legal team that is willing to go all the way.

With us, your legal journey starts with a consultation. During this important meeting, we will sit down, get to know each other, and begin building a strong case from day one. If you’re pursuing compensation, we will gather evidence and issue a demand letter. If you’re facing criminal charges, we will discover your best defense, together. Every step of the way, we work closely with you to help you achieve your goals. We help you raise your voice and fight for your rights. Our relationship is personal and professional, our service is compassionate and aggressive, and we help people of all ages, genders, orientations, ethnicities, nationalities, and religious backgrounds get the justice they deserve.

We are experienced, knowledgeable, and straightforward. We are your guides through the legal process. We are Carroll & Nuttall, PLLC.

Our Testimonials

Don't Just Take Our Word
    I owe Ed so much.

    “About 8 years ago, I was a real knucklehead and got a DUI and a few other charges. Ed Nuttall truly cared for me and the outcome of my case. He argued for me, spoke to the DA and the judge about my ...”

    - Dan T.
    Ed and team are simply AMAZING!

    “Ed and team are simply AMAZING!!!! I feel so blessed that God put them in our path. Super knowledgeable, kind, and honorable. They are very respected in the courts.”

    - Nicole M.
    He responded with immediate candor and solid direction.

    “Ed Nuttall was recommended to me by someone I hold in very high regard and after one phone call (after shopping around a bit), I knew that Ed was going to be my attorney. I handed him a messy ...”

    - Tommy K.
    I would like to thank you very much for the advocacy and support you provided me!

    “As a victim of a violent crime in Fairfax County, I would like to thank you very much for the advocacy and support you provided me on 12 December 2023 in Fairfax County General District Court. If I ...”

    - Anonymous
    Detail-oriented, fights for his clients, and delivers results!

    “John Carroll has been my lawyer since I was 19 and I trust him with my life, he’s an attorney that can deliver results and doesn’t promise the world, and gives you realistic potential outcomes based ...”

    - Usman S.

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