Firm Profile

Attorneys Christopher J. Mutimer and Jay P. Mykytiuk co-founded Monument legal with one simple goal for every case: get the best possible result for the client. No matter who you are or what you are accused of, Monument Legal will stand up for you.

At Monument Legal, we understand that most people we meet are going through the worst time of their lives. The criminal justice system is intimidating. The odds are stacked against you and the stakes are high. While we cannot promise you a specific outcome in your case, we can promise to fight for you and to treat you with the respect and dignity you deserve.

When you’re looking for a DC criminal defense attorney, it’s crucial to find a team that will aggressively defend you against the charges and is willing to go to trial if necessary. The best attorneys know when to negotiate and when to fight, aiming to keep you out of jail and minimize the impact on your life.

Monument Legal is dedicated to protecting your rights, offering crucial advice, and providing strong courtroom defense.

Attorney Christopher J. Mutimer

Attorney Christopher J. Mutimer

Christopher J. Mutimer is a widely respected and resolute trial attorney who has been serving clients in Washington D.C. for over a decade. His representation has included an impressive pallet of criminal defense cases including misdemeanor, felony, and DUI related matters. Mr. Mutimer’s tenacious advocacy for his clients has earned him an excellent peer-reviewed rating from Martindale-Hubbell of “AV Preeminent.” In addition, Mr. Mutimer has been named a Washington, D.C. “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine and a Top 40 Under 40 for DUI and Criminal Defense by the National Trial Lawyers.

Attorney Jay P. Mykytiuk

Attorney Jay P. Mykytiuk

During almost two decades of defending criminal and serious traffic cases in Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia, Jay P. Mykytiuk has built a reputation as a skilled and reliable trial lawyer. Respected by his clients and his peers, Jay has been recognized as a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer and by the National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in the region. He has the highest peer-reviewed rating from Martindale-Hubbell of “AV-Preeminent”–scoring a perfect 5.0 of 5.0, reflecting the highest level of professional excellence.