Andrew Protogyrou is a top-rated attorney known throughout Virginia. He has tried hundreds of jury trials in Federal Court and every Hampton Roads jurisdiction. Sometimes his jury trials may last a day or two, others may last months. He spends most mornings in trial or motions in the General District and Circuit Courts and is known for handling the highest-profile cases in Hampton Roads that normally end up in the evening news or morning newspaper.
Mr. Protogyrou has handled hundreds of murder cases in Federal and State courts including appeals and Habeas Corpus matters in the Virginia and United States Supreme Court. He has taught law internationally and been interviewed by CNN, local and national television, Russian, Italian, and Greek media outlets.
This committed attorney can often be found teaching legal seminars to fellow attorneys or speaking on a variety of legal topics. Mr. Protogyrou served as a substitute judge throughout Hampton Roads in the General District and Juvenile and Domestic Relations courts for five years. He has also served as a council member for the City of Norfolk for six years garnering an insider’s knowledge of city government and its process.