Noah Clements is a seasoned, insightful and experienced lawyer with a compelling track record of tackling tough cases. Noah has a mission of helping people facing serious criminal charges and the often overwhelming power of the government. Noah has been recognized as a Rising Star by SuperLawyers in the District of Columbia.
Noah attends national and local educational seminars to stay on the cutting-edge of criminal defense and DUI issues. Noah is a graduate of the intensive National Criminal Defense College in Macon, Georgia. On-going professional development in a wide variety of defense areas – such as The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Course — ensure his ability to challenge breath, blood and urine alcohol tests, and other complex forensic issues, with state-of-the-art research and insight.
Noah Clements spent years working here in DC for one of the biggest law firms in the world. While there, he successfully handled international fraud and corruption investigations, employment litigation with national security implications, complex railroad transportation cases, and software-related intellectual property issues. In 2011 he earned the Florida Bar President’s Pro Bono Service Award for his immigration work. He launched his own firm that year.
Before entering law, Mr. Clements founded computer consulting companies in New York and North Carolina. He also designed and developed large scale reliable computer software systems with special expertise in financial portfolio management software and bioinformatics tools.
Mr. Clements graduated with honors from the Duke University School of Law in 2005 and received his B.A. in economics from the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to beginning private practice, Mr. Clements clerked for the Honorable Scott A. Brister, Justice of the Supreme Court of Texas.
The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers;
The National College for DUI Defense;
Superior Court Trial Lawyers Association;
Maryland Criminal Defense Attorneys’ Association.
The Capitol Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition
Bar and Court Admissions:
District of Columbia, 2007
United States District Court for the District of Columbia
United States District Court for the District of Maryland
United States Circuit Court for the D.C. Circuit
United States Circuit Court for the Second Circuit
United States Circuit Court for the Fourth Circuit
“The GPLv3 – Legal Risks in Government Applications”, IT Law Today, July/August 2007, with Richard Wilder & Allison Schary
“Flipping a Coin: A Solution for the Inherent Unreliability of Eyewitness Identification Testimony”, 40 Ind. L. Rev. 271 (2007)