Law Offices of John N. Sharifi, LLC

Maryland Criminal Defense
Trials and Appeals

Mr. Sharifi at the Maryland Court of Appeals

Attorney

John N. Sharifi is a criminal defense attorney with a proven track record of successfully defending clients against the most serious felony charges. His prominent cases include publicized acquittals and landmark appeals that have been covered by The Washington Post, The Daily Record, and other media. He has been named by Thomson-Reuters® and The National Trial Lawyers™ as a top criminal defense attorney in Maryland.

Mr. Sharifi also serves an academic appointment as a lecturer of Evidence and Advanced Trial Practice at The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where he has twice been named Adjunct Professor of the Year.

Publicized Acquittals

Acquittals, hung jury in much-anticipated first degree murder trial - The Gazette

Charges: First Degree Murder, Armed Robbery, Use of Firearm During the Commission of a Felony

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Acquittal on all counts for teenager charged with armed double-rape in abandoned house - The Gazette

Charges: First Degree Rape, First Degree Sex Offense, Use of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony

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Acquittal on all counts in Silver Spring "Dumpster Rape" trial
- The Washington Post

Charges: Attempted First Degree Rape, Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Rape

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