Joseph King


Joe King is a criminal defense attorney at King, Campbell & Poretz PLLC in Alexandria, Virginia.  In his 13 years as a criminal defense attorney, he has represented hundreds of defendants facing potential immigration consequences from criminal charges as well as represented defendants in post-conviction proceedings who were unaware of the immigration consequences flowing from a criminal matter.  Like Ms. Beckman, he is experienced at immigration-conscious plea bargaining and familiar with the practices of Northern Virginia state courts.  

Joe’s work in criminal defense has been recognized by top regional publications The Washingtonian (Best Lawyers – December 2015, 2013 and 2011 issues)  and Northern Virginia Magazine (Best Lawyers – December 2016 and 2014 issues) as well as Virginia Super Lawyers.

Joe received his juris docturate cum laude from The University of Michigan Law School in 2003.  He earned a masters degree in History from George Mason University in 1996 and a bachelor’s degree in Physics from Mary Washington College in 1992.

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Law
  • Litigation & Appeals

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