Attorneys

Richmond Criminal & Traffic Defense Attorneys

DUI/DWI — Reckless Driving — Speeding — Possession of Marijuana

804-355-8037

The  lawyers at Weiland Upton are dedicated to providing individualized drunk driving and serious traffic violation legal defense to their clients. Their credentials include:

  • Instructors of traffic law to judges and to other lawyers
  • Advisors to the Virginia legislature regarding traffic and criminal litigation
  • Published authors in the area of drunk driving and traffic law
  • Developers of traffic violation legal defenses used by other attorneys throughout Virginia.

They have successfully handled thousands of DUI/DWI, traffic offense and marijuana/underage alcohol possession cases for many years. For a free initial consultation regarding your charges and your rights, contact us online, or call us at 804.355.8037.

John M. Weiland

John Weiland is a fast-thinking trial attorney who focuses his practice on criminal and traffic defense.  John has successfully represented hundreds and hundreds of reckless driving, DUI / DWI, underage possession of alcohol, and possession of marijuana clients.

Samantha Upton

Samantha L. Upton

Samantha takes an empathetic, but straight-forward approach with clients and combines defense expertise with mitigation strategies to develop a tailored plan for each client. She maintains good relationships in the jurisdictions where she practices in order to best represent her clients.

Nick T. Wright

Nick is a trial attorney representing those charged with traffic offenses and crimes such as assault and battery, underage possession of alcohol, possession of marijuana, and petty larceny. Before becoming an attorney, Nick attended Virginia Tech where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a minor in Business.