Silver Spring Criminal Defense Lawyer

Passionate, Personable, Experienced

At the Law Offices of Maria Mena, we are prepared to take on a variety of criminal cases and work diligently to provide our clients with the best possible resolution for their situation. We are proud to offer more than 25 years of legal experience handling even the most complex legal issues.

Our reputation is driven by our success, and numerous client testimonials agree that working with our firm can make all the difference in your case.

When you work with our Maryland law firm, you can rest assured that your case is in good hands. The moment you retain our representation, you can be confident that you are not facing the Maryland legal system alone and that you have an experienced Silver Spring criminal defense lawyer on your side.

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Aggressive Defense. Effective Representation.

No matter the charges you face, we are committed
to the successful outcome of every case.

Established Reputation

Within the Maryland Court System

We are tenacious advocates for our clients' freedoms, and we work hard to defend their rights. No case is too complex for us to handle. No stone will be left unturned and no detail will be overlooked.

The Law Offices of Maria Mena will not stop fighting for your freedom, whether through negotiating a favorable plea agreement or presenting a strong defense to a judge and jury. As a firm built on hard-earned success, we understand the dedication that needs to be brought forward in order to properly defend our clients' best interests.

  • Always On Call 24/7
  • Free Case Evaluations
  • 25+ Years of Experience
  • Avvo Rated Top Attorney
  • Selected for Super Lawyers
  • Habla Español

Let Our Firm Fight for You

Call Us for the Help You Need

When you or a loved one has been arrested and charged with a crime, you need to take action. At the Law Offices of Maria Mena, we offer quality legal services and extensive trial experience to people facing a variety of legal complications and we may be able to help you as well. In addition to our criminal defense representation, we also offer counsel to families and individuals considering bankruptcy or dealing with personal injury claims and family law issues.

We serve clients throughout Montgomery County and Prince George's County, including the cities of Bethesda, Gaithersburg, Rockville, and Wheaton.

Attorney Maria Mena

Experienced and Respected Silver Spring Criminal Defense Lawyer

Going the Extra Mile

Helping clients navigate the difficult legal process is what we do best.

Many criminal defense attorneys will boast that they are aggressive and effective in the courtroom, but this is better to hear from actual clients instead of the attorney him or herself. Take a look at some of the impacts we have made on our clients' lives and gain a better sense of how we can help you.
  • “She is very professional, very aggressive in court, sweet, humble, kind. You can never go wrong with best!”

    Dee Lopez

  • “I was so pleased with my attorney.”

    Gerber M.

  • “My family is very appreciative of your help and success in his case.”

    Jennifer V.

  • “Maria handled my custody case and she won both the legal and physical custody.”

    Diana B.

  • “Never thought that my wife would file DV charges against me. Thanks to Attorney Mena, my wife lost and I won.”


  • “You are the best attorney ever.”

    Roselle M.

  • “She fights in court and the judges know her.”

    Justina E.

  • “Thanks to my friend who told me about Maria. She really saved me.”

    Marcie P.

  • “I'm so happy that I hired you, and will tell all my friends about you.”

    Kevin R.

  • “You truly saved my life.”

    Erick S.

  • “She cleared my name because the jury believed us and found me not guilty.”

    John M.

  • “Thanks, Maria and know I will not be drinking and driving again!”


  • “I could tell when she talked with me about my case that her experience was deep.”


  • “Even the judge looked impressed when you were talking.”

    Joanne G.

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