Gretchen L. Taylor

Gretchen L. Taylor
  • Taylor Law Company
  • 10605 Judicial Drive Suite A-5 Fairfax, Virginia 22030
  • 703-385-5529

Ms. Taylor, a lawyer in Fairfax, VA, has both prosecuted and defended individuals charged with every conceivable crime, from Murder to DUI to federal white collar conspiracies. She has proven to be a zealous advocate in local and federal courts all over the state of Virginia.


1995-1997: Assistant Public Defender
1998-2002: Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney (prosecutor)
1999-2002: Adjunct Professor of Law, College of William & Mary
2002-2008: Assistant Federal Public Defender
2008-2011: Law Office of Gretchen L. Taylor
2011-present: Taylor Law Company


J.D., College of William & Mary, 1995
Moot Court Board, Bill of Rights Journal
B.A., Virginia Tech, 1992
Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa


Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

Virginia, 1995
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, 2002
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 2003
U.S. Supreme Court, 2004


Professional & Bar Association Memberships


Virginia State Bar 
National College for DUI Defense, General Member

DUI Defense Lawyers Association, Founding Member
Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Fairfax Bar Association (General District Court Committee, Judicial Selection Committee, LRIS committee)

Virginia Women Attorneys Association

American Bar Association

Need an Able, Knowledgeable, Dedicated Lawyer in Fairfax, VA?

If you need or think you need a DUI and criminal defense lawyer in Fairfax VA, Taylor Law Company can help

Have you been arrested or do you think this is likely? Are you under investigation for alleged criminal activity? Do you think you are likely to be sued or have you received notice to this effect? In that case you are likely scared and apprehensive, and unsure about what to do next. 

What you need is someone knowledgeable and experienced to tell you what is going on and to take care of things for you in a way that promises the best possible outcomes. In other words, you need a lawyer in Fairfax VA, to answer your questions; you need Taylor Law Company for some of the TLC that we have become well known for.

Get Help Navigating the Complex Legal System

With experience in working with the defense system as well as being a part of prosecution teams in the past, we are privy to the ins and outs of the legal system and are uniquely qualified to create workable, effective defenses for your requirements.

We will be available to answer any questions you have at length and to clarify any doubts you may have. We also believe that being charged or prosecuted or even having such an apprehension can be very stressful indeed, and that at such a time one is in need of some care and compassion.  

The Competent, Dedicated, Experienced Lawyers in Fairfax, VA

At the Taylor Law Company, we are passionate about what we do — whether you’ve been indicted for a crime, charged with driving under the influence, or accused of some other misdemeanor, we will do our best to see that you get the most effective defense and the best legal outcome possible.

Set your mind at ease — call a lawyer Fairfax VA today. Call us at 703-385-5529 or toll-free at 888-209-6631 or fill out our contact form and take the first step towards taking charge of your legal future.