John Francis Carroll

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John F. Carroll’s legal career began at the law firm of Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril, P.C. in 1993. As an associate attorney, his practice focused on representation of individuals charged with misdemeanors and felonies in the courts of Northern Virginia. After two years of private practice, he joined the Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney in Fairfax County. For nearly five years, Mr. Carroll prosecuted crimes ranging from traffic violations to murder. Working as a prosecutor in the largest and busiest county in the Commonwealth of Virginia gave him the experience and opportunity to develop the trial skills necessary to provide representation to individuals or corporations in a wide variety of trial matters. In 2004, Mr. Carroll rejoined his former colleagues at Whitestone, et al. for a brief period before forming Carroll & Carroll, P.C. Mr. Carroll is a frequent lecturer at the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy.

Mr. Carroll is a lifelong resident of Northern Virginia and commits a great deal of his time and resources to the community through his involvement in bar activities as well as youth sports.

Analyst, The Secura Group, 1990-1993. Associate, Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merrill, 1993-1995, 2000-2004. Assistant Commonwealth Attorney, Fairfax County, Virginia 1996-2000. Principal, Carroll & Carroll, P.C., 2004—.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Traffic Law
  • Wrongful Death

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
703-636-9901  Phone
703-273-7007  Phone
703-273-7207  Fax
University Attended:
Brown University, B.A., Economics/Organizational Behavior, 1986
Law School Attended:
George Mason University School of Law, J.D., 1992
Year of First Admission:
1993, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia; 1992, Virginia
Fairfax County and American Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; Virginia Trial Lawyers Association; American Association of Justice; National Crime Victims Association.
Birth Information:
Fairfax, Virginia, June 8, 1964

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (24 reviews)
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