Attorney Shawn Cline Seasoned Criminal Defense Attorney

Shawn M. ClineShawn M. Cline, Virginia Beach Criminal Lawyer

Hampton Roads Criminal Defense Attorney

Shawn Cline has not forgotten what it means to serve, or the tremendous sacrifices that those in uniform and their families make every day. To show our appreciation, we offer discounted rates to military members, retirees, and their families.

Regardless of your circumstance, income level, or background; you deserve an aggressive, experienced attorney who is dedicated exclusively to the practice of criminal defense! Read what past clients have to say about Mr. Cline here.


Shawn Cline is an experienced criminal defense attorney and member of the Virginia State Bar. He was raised in Newport News, Virginia and earned his undergraduate degree from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

He was selected based on his academic record for the Air Force Legal Education Program and graduated from The University of Florida College of Law with honors while serving on active duty in the Air Force.

As a military prosecutor and defense attorney, Shawn Cline handled complex cases in the United States and around the world. He separated from active duty as Senior Defense Counsel, responsible for defending felony cases all over the Western United States and at installations in the Pacific. Shawn Cline is currently serving as a member of the Virginia Air National Guard.


  • The United States Air Force Academy, Bachelor's Degree
  • University of Florida College of Law, Juris Doctor


  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Virginia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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