Benjamin is a Northern Virginia native, who has been handling criminal and traffic cases in Manassas and throughout Virginia for the last 13 years. Benjamin has been recognized as a Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association as well as a Top 100 Lawyer by the National Advocates for Top 100 Lawyers. He is also a member of the Prince William County Bar Association, National College for DUI Defense, Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. Additionally, Benjamin has completed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)/International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Student Practitioner Course.
Benjamin has handled every kind of criminal matter, from serious felonies to traffic infractions, across every jurisdiction in Northern Virginia and south to the city of Richmond and the federal court in Alexandria. He has handled homicides, serious sexual offenses, drug crimes, theft crimes, violent crimes, as well as all forms of misdemeanors and traffic offenses. Mr. Griffitts is known as a diligent and zealous advocate for his clients. He has an in-depth knowledge of the various court systems that he uses to his clients’ advantages in all criminal and traffic cases.