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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Inc

1660 L St. NW, 12th Fl

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia 20036

United States

Company Description

The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) is the preeminent organization in the United States advancing the mission of the nation's criminal defense lawyers to ensure justice and due process for persons accused of crime or other miscond ... more

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Background Information

Affiliations

Active Member
Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Education

B.A.

International Affairs

Mary Washington College

law degree with honors

American University Washington College of Law

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Stuart A. Sears

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Stuart A. Sears Schertler & Onorato / Attorneys / Stuart A. Sears

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Stuart A. Sears Partner
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Stuart A. Sears
Stuart A. Sears joined the law firm Schertler & Onorato, LLP, as Counsel in 2013 and was promoted to Partner in 2014. He is an experienced and accomplished trial attorney whose practice focuses on criminal and white collar defense. Stuart's litigation experience includes representation of individuals in a wide array of federal and state criminal proceedings, including cases involving charges of health care fraud, false claims, money laundering, mail and wire fraud, illegal structuring, and mortgage fraud. He has extensive trial and post-conviction litigation experience in Virginia, Washington, D.C., and the federal courts.
In addition to his trial work, Stuart's broad experience includes representations of individuals and companies in civil and criminal government investigations. He has recently counseled clients through Department of Justice (DOJ) investigations involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), the False Claims Act (FCA), procurement fraud, and health care fraud. Stuart's practice also includes litigating complex criminal and civil forfeiture matters at the agency and district court level.
Before entering law school, Stuart worked in the financial services sector at a large corporation in Boston, Massachusetts. He later attended the American University, Washington College of Law where he graduated cum laude. Stuart is an active member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Stuart has been recognized for his litigation skills by several publications, including:


Zwerling, Leibig & Moseley, P.C. – Criminal Defense - Stuart Alexander Sears, Associate

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Stuart Alexander Sears
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Stuart Alexander Sears
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Stuart graduated from Mary Washington College in 1998 with a B.A. in International Affairs. After graduation, Stuart worked in financial services for four years at a large corporation in Boston, Massachusetts. Stuart earned his law degree with honors in 2005 from the American University Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C, where he also served on the International Law Review. Stuart joined Zwerling, Leibig & Moseley, P.C., in 2005 after having previously clerked for Zwerling & Kemler, P.C., during law school.
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During his tenure with the firm, Stuart has represented individuals in both state and federal courts on felony charges of malicious wounding, rape, sodomy, accessory to murder, conspiracy, money laundering, robbery, fraud, and high-level drug distribution. Stuart has additionally represented numerous individuals on misdemeanor charges of DUI, reckless driving, hit and run, possession of marijuana and assault and battery. He has won favorable resolutions in many cases and has won acquittals in front of both judge and jury.
Appellate Practice
In addition to his trial level work, Stuart has represented individuals on post-conviction proceedings including appeals, petitions for certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court and habeas corpus relief. As part of his practice, Stuart has authored four petitions for certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court, one of which was granted and resulted in a significant sentence reduction for his client. In addition, Stuart has authored numerous briefs to the Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit as well as presented oral argument.


Best Attorneys Washington DC

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Stuart A. Sears


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Schertler & Onorato / News / August 2016: Best Lawyers in America© Recognizes S&O Partners David Schertler, Danny Onorato, and Stuart Sears

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August 2016: Best Lawyers in America© Recognizes S&O Partners David Schertler, Danny Onorato, and Stuart Sears
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Schertler & Onorato partners David Schertler, Danny Onorato, and Stuart Sears have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
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Mr. Onorato and Mr. Sears both received their recognition in the area of non-white-collar (general practice) criminal defense.


April 2016: Four S&O Attorneys Are Recognized as 2016 Super Lawyers | Schertler & Onorato

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The 2016 Super Lawyers list of outstanding attorneys in the Washington, D.C. area includes four Schertler & Onorato attorneys: David Schertler, Danny Onorato, David Dickieson, and Stuart Sears.

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Mr. Onorato and Mr. Sears were recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of Non-White-Collar Criminal Defense.

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