Joel Jackson

Joel S. Jackson has established a reputation in the New River Valley region as a tough and aggressive attorney for those accused of crimes.  He represents clients in General District and Circuit Courts in Southwest Virginia.

Joel has worked to ensure that each person seeking his help receives a proper defense suited to his or her unique case.  He is thoroughly experienced in all areas of criminal defense including felony/misdemeanor, DWI and traffic law, alcohol-related cases, drug charges, wrongful arrest, and other serious felony criminal charges. Joel is also recognized on the campuses of Virginia Tech and Radford University as a lawyer who will assist you in preparing a defense for a student conduct hearing or a judicial review hearing.


Radford University
Appalachian School of Law, J.D.

Professional Associations

  • The Virginia State Bar
  • The Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Virginia Criminal Law Association
  • The Montgomery County Bar Association
  • The Appalachian School of Law Alumni Association
  • The Oak Hill Academy Alumni Association
  • Phi Alpha Delta

Prepared for Trial:

Joel defends and advises his client’s on their options and best possible outcomes.  When a settlement is not possible, he is prepared to seek the court’s intervention through trial.  He will work to mount a strong defense that takes into account all the facts and circumstances particular to your case. If you would like to schedule a free consultation with Joel to discuss your situation, please do so now. Call: 540-961-5297 (LAWS)