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J. Mark Sutton | Martinsburg Criminal Defense Lawyer

John Sutton Lawyer

John Mark Sutton

Handling cases in West Virginia and Maryland for 20 years

Criminal, Estate, Accident & Injury, Divorce & Family Law, DUI-DWI, Misdemeanor, Felony

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J. Mark Sutton has always been interested in helping people who are being treated unfairly. A career in criminal law has allowed him to assist people by helping to minimize their problems after a rare mistake, and to assist those who have the deck stacked against them.

Our Berkeley County lawyer believes that an attorney's role is to make sure that each defendant is treated fairly by the police, prosecuting attorney, and judge. Mark Sutton's approach involves learning as much as possible about each client's case so that he can provide meaningful advice and counsel to allow the client to make the most informed and best possible decisions about their case. He is capable of taking on all types of criminal cases, from misdemeanors and felonies, to complex federal case. He has extensive experience handling DUI cases in West Virginia and Maryland since 1996.

Position Organization Location Duration
Attorney Sutton & Janelle, Attorneys At Law, Pllc Martinsburg, WV Present
School Degree Major Graduation
West Virginia University College of Law J.D. Law School 1996
West Virginia University B.S. Accounting 1990
State / Court Date
Maryland 1997
West Virginia 1996
  • -Maryland State Bar Association

    -West Virginia State Bar
  • -Delta Tau Delta
  • Criminal Defense Cases

    At Sutton & Janelle, PLLC, we can help to defend your rights if you are facing criminal charges. We have a particular focus on DUI cases, especially when it comes to multiple DUIs or a license suspension. In addition we are also able to build a solid legal defense for those who are charged with a drug crime. If you are going through a DUI matter, we can offer you a free consultation. Let us be your advocates and guides as you navigate the criminal justice system.

    Family Law

    Our firm also regularly takes on family law matters. We have vast experience in this practice area, and we can fully represent your best interests if you are going through a divorce. We understand that divorce cases can be highly complex and involve many facets, such as child custody, child support, and more. We are here to support you through each of these matters. We can also assist with matters involving adoption.

    Other Cases We Handle

    In addition to criminal defense and family law cases, our firm is available to help clients with other legal matters.

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(1996) Licensed as Attorney in West Virginia. Verified with West Virginia State Bar. October 04, 2016
(1997) Licensed as Attorney in Maryland. Verified with Maryland State Bar Association. October 04, 2016

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WV State Lawyer Additional Information: Exempt from FRD: No Malpractice Insurance: Yes Firm exempt from FRD: Yes

Fee:Free Consultations.  Fixed Fees.  Cash, Check, Credit Card.

Service Type:Private

Update Date:2016-08-03


125 E. King Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401

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  • Proudly Serving:
    Berkeley, Jefferson, Morgan Counties of West Virginia
    Washington, Allegany, and Garret Counties of Maryland
    and the Surrounding Areas.

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