Loudoun County, Virginia Business Lawyers

Lee E. Berlik
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Virginia Business Law Attorney with 23 years experience

Lee E. Berlik is the founder and managing member of BerlikLaw, LLC. Based in Northern Virginia, BerlikLaw concentrates its practice in the areas of defamation law (libel and slander), business disputes, and intellectual... Read More »
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Theseus Schulze
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Virginia Business Law Attorney

I am located in Fairfax, Virginia and serve the Northern Virginia area. My practice focuses primarily on Estate Planning, Criminal Law, and Personal Injury. Read More »
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Lee Dixon II
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Virginia Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience

University of Florida Levin College of Law and Case Western Reserve University School of LawDistrict of Columbia, Florida, Ohio, Virginia and Montana
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Merritt James Green
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Virginia Business Law Lawyer with 22 years experience

Mr. Green is General Counsel, P.C.'s founder, managing partner and leads its employment law practice. Merritt serves as an outside general counsel to numerous clients providing guidance on legal issues confronting... Read More »
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Jeffrey Weaver
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(800) 995-1535 20130 Lakeview Center Plaza
Suite 400
Ashburn, VA 20147
Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 19 years experience
Business and IP
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Jeffrey Weaver is the founder of Prenup Pros, the first law firm in Virginia to only specialize in prenuptial agreements. Jeff has prepared contracts for clients since 1999 and through Prenup Pros he applies his expertise and experience to prepare prenuptial agreements for clients located in Virginia, Florida, New York and New Jersey. Jeff formed Prenup Pros to provide marrying couples access to affordable, easy-to-understand prenuptial agreements because he believes that all couples should at least consider a prenup. His belief derives from the fact the he personally experienced the benefits that a prenup can provide, and...
Charles E McWilliams Jr.
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
One East Market Street
Third Floor
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
Georgetown University Law Center and George Mason University School of Law
Chuck has practiced in Winchester and throughout northern Virginia since 2007. He is both a lawyer and a Certified Public Accountant (with an LL.M in Tax and Estate Planning) and worked in public accounting before attending law school. Chuck’s practice focuses on complex estate planning and administration matters, resolving tax disputes, business planning, choice of entity, conservation easements and other business matters. Chuck has extensive training in complex estate and business matters and his practice focuses primarily on business owners and families with more than $1 million in liquid assets. Chuck regularly works to resolve family disputes, establish business...
Nichole Dannielle Flippen
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(703) 956-7427 722 E Market Street
Suite 201
Leesburg, VA 20176
Free ConsultationBusiness, Collections, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Nichole concentrates her practice in the areas of business and real estate law. As a founding member of Flippen Law, PLLC, she is dedicated to providing quality services to her clients. Nichole represents and advises individuals and entities in a wide array of business matters involving entity formation, litigation, contracts and business transactions. In addition to her business law practice, Nichole maintains an active real estate practice representing Boards of Directors and individual members of condominium associations and homeowners associations. She also handles matters involving commercial and residential leases and other landlord/tenant matters. Nichole is a member...
Sammid Joseph Mansoor
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(888) 731-5999 44084 Riverside Parkway #120
Leesburg, VA 20176
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder and Estate Planning
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
My passion is helping individuals, families, and business owners achieve peace of mind by developing and implementing creative, customized, and yet cost effective plans. As part of my goal oriented estate planning process, I first seek to understand your goals and needs. My advice focuses on how your estate planning documents advance your goals. I use plain English and easy to understand visual aids, so you know what you need to do in order ensure that your plan works the way you intend. My personal mission is to make estate planning as accessible, efficient and streamlined as possible...
Mr Thomas Mansfield Dunlap
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(703) 777-7319 199 Liberty St, SW
Leesburg, VA 20175
Business, Agricultural, IP and Tax
Washington & Lee University
Ryan Schmalzle
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(703) 722-0717 102 North king Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business, Divorce, Family and Juvenile
George Mason University School of Law
Ryan M. Schmalzle is a principal and founder of the firm. His practice focuses on family law, civil litigation, and criminal law. Ryan regularly practices in several jurisdictions in Northern Virginia including Loudoun County, Fairfax County, Clarke County, Frederick County and the City of Winchester. He also practices in the Maryland Courts, including Frederick County and Montgomery County. Ryan is an adjunct professor of law at George Mason University School of Law where he teaches appellate writing. Ryan also serves as a Special Justice in Loudoun County and he presides over civil commitment hearings. Although Ryan’s primary love...
Lawrence J. McClafferty
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(703) 273-2288 201 Loudoun St., S.E., Suite 201
Leesburg, VA 20175
Business
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Lawrence J. McClafferty is a trial and appellate lawyer concentrating on civil litigation, particularly with respect to business torts, contract disputes, and issues arising out of commercial and real estate transactions. Of special note is his extensive experience with disputes involving homeowners associations and condominiums.
Douglas Sanderson
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(703) 934-1122 McCandlish & Lillard, P.C.
212 E. Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business, Divorce, Family and Real Estate
The George Washington University Law School
Douglas J. Sanderson provides legal services in the multiple areas of commercial real estate, family law/domestic relations, and business organizations and transactions. In his family law/domestic relations practice, Doug counsels and represents people who seek legal assistance with, for example, separation agreements, divorces, and issues of child custody and visitation, equitable distribution, and support (spousal and child, as may apply), as well as, on a happier note, pre-nuptial agreements. Doug’s practice includes litigation as well as other methods of problem-solving, and he strives to assist clients in finding resolutions that avoid or minimize litigation, and to further that...
Buta Biberaj
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience
(703) 779-2000 7 East Market Street
Suite 102
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
George Mason University School of Law
Buta Biberaj was born in Montenegro and is of Albanian parentage. She was raised in the Bronx borough of New York City. After attending Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus, NYC, for her freshman and first-half of sophomore years, she transferred to George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. She graduated from George Mason University with a B.S. in Education in 1987 and received her J.D. from the George Mason University School of Law in 1993.

Buta is licensed to practice in the State Courts for the Commonwealth of Virginia, Maryland and New York. She is also admitted to practice before the...
Robert Feisee
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(703) 654-6019 44365 Premier Plaza
Suite 210
Ashburn, VA 20147
Business and Estate Planning
George Mason University
Hi, my name's Bobby Feisee and I'm an estate planning attorney in Ashburn, Virginia (VA). I founded my firm, Insight Law, because my passion is working with people and helping them plan for the future. I tell everyone that estate planning is absolutely critical for properly organizing and planning the financial future of you and your loved ones. I realized this through a difficult personal experience I had with a loved one. My father was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and I reviewed his estate plan (i.e. his Will, Trust, Power of Attorney and Medical Directives). I realized I made a terrible...
James M. Sack
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Virginia Business Law Lawyer with 43 years experience

Boston University School of Law and Georgetown University Law CenterDistrict of Columbia and Virginia
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Charles Sickels
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Virginia Business Law Lawyer with 41 years experience

American University Washington College of LawU.S. District Court of Maryland, U.S. Supreme Court, Virginia and District of Columbia
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Angela G. Campbell
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(703) 934-1167 201 Loudoun Street, S.E., Suite 201
Leesburg, VA 20175
Business
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Ms. Campbell joined McCandlish & Lillard, P.C. as an Associate in 2012. She is licensed to practice before all state courts in Virginia and Maryland, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Ms. Campbell's primary practice areas are civil litigation, business law and land use. She formerly served as Counsel and Director of Projects to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott.
Lawrence M. Schonberger
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 31 years experience
(703) 777-5700 30 North King Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
Free ConsultationBusiness, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Vermont Law School
Forrest White
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(703) 737-3770 4 Loudoun St SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Business, Collections, Estate Planning and Landlord Tenant
Loyola University New Orleans
Forrest E. White is a sole practitioner based in Leesburg, Virginia practicing in the areas of real estate, corporate and business law, employment law, family law, wills and estate planning and general civil litigation. Mr. White currently serves as of counsel to more than thirty privately held corporations and limited liability companies in Northern Virginia, including Blue Ridge Title & Escrow, Inc. Prior to founding Forrest E. White, P.C. in 2003, Mr. White was in the general counsel's office of a corporate investigations and security firm responsible for, among other things, the corporation's transactional documents, corporate compliance and oversight, and litigation...
Maryann C. Conner
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(540) 751-0960 140 N. Hatcher Avenue
PURCELLVILLE, VA 20132
Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Mark D. Pugliese
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 42 years experience
(703) 406-7227 21300 Ridgetop Circle
Sterling, VA 20166
Business and International
University of Virginia
Danell J. Palladine Esq.
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(703) 829-7701 Law Office of Danell J. Palladine, PLLC
116-R Edwards Ferry Road
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business, Construction, Divorce and Family
Aaron Book
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(703) 779-8767 1 N King St
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business
H. Robert Showers, Jr.
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Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(703) 771-4671 305 Harrison St SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, IP and Personal Injury
Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(703) 771-8344 19 E Market St
Leesburg, VA 20176
Business, Divorce, Family and Insurance Defense
Loudoun County, VA Business Law Lawyer
(703) 777-7319 211 Church Street SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Business and IP
George Mason University School of Law
Stacy Costello
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Virginia Business Law Attorney with 29 years experience

American University Washington College of LawMaryland, District of Columbia and Virginia
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Philip C. Krone
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Virginia Business Law Attorney

Philip C. Krone concentrates his practice in employment law, civil litigation, and civil rights litigation. Mr. Krone is licensed to practice law in Virginia and the District of Columbia. He is a member of the Virginia... Read More »
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Juan E. Milanes, Esq.
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(703) 880-4881 c/o Law Offices of Juan Milanes PLLC
1831 Wiehle Ave Ste 105
Reston, VA 20190
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense and Stockbroker Fraud
American University Washington College of Law
Mr. Milanes has built a solid reputation for outstanding legal work and inspirational management and mediation skills. Throughout his twelve year career with the United States Department of Justice, during which time he held several positions ranging from Federal Prosecutor to trainer for the Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance and Training Office, Mr. Milanes appeared as lead counsel in several hundred cases, successfully trying several. He spent years working in various capacities in both the Washington, D.C. metro area and Suan Juan districts and, in addition to having significant legal connections and being a well-respected litigator in both jurisdictions,...
Lee E. Berlik
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Communications and IP
American University Washington College of Law
Lee E. Berlik is the founder and managing member of BerlikLaw, LLC. Based in Northern Virginia, BerlikLaw concentrates its practice in the areas of defamation law (libel and slander), business disputes, and intellectual property litigation. Formerly with Troutman Sanders and Mintz Levin, Lee brings his big-firm background and experience to offer clients top-notch legal services at drastically reduced rates. Lee is listed among Virginia's "Legal Elite" by Virginia Business Magazine and is rated "AV" by Martindale-Hubbell.
Syed Wali Raheen
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(703) 544-0050 4229 Lafayette Center Dr
Suite 1300
Chantilly, VA 20151
Business, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Fordham University School of Law and New York Law School
After completing his undergrad with honors at the University of Toronto in Canada, Mr. Raheen moved to New York and attained his Juris Doctorate Law Degree (J.D.) and Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.) at the New York Law School and Fordham University School of Law, respectively. Following his post-doctorate graduation, Mr. Raheen worked with the prestigious NY law firm of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, where he gained and reflected their successful motto of attention to detail in high quality work product. Mr. Raheen and his family moved closer to family in the DC...
Jay M. McDannell
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Business, Civil Rights, Construction and Employment
Georgetown University Law Center
Jay M. McDannell is a civil/commercial litigator with over 10 years experience in state and federal courts, both locally and nationally. Jay has successfully resolved both small cases and multi-million dollar disputes for clients over a wide range of practice areas and industries, including government contracts, construction, energy, financial services, fraud, insurance, civil rights and complex commercial disputes. Jay's clients vary as well from individuals to small business owners to multinational corporations.

In his free time Jay is helping coach his son's baseball team and plays softball and volleyball. Jay has also done award-winning work with underprivileged District of Columbia high-school...
Mary Mikell Baker
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Business, Employment and Trademarks
Georgetown University Law Center
Mary Baker is a senior litigation attorney and Of Counsel to BerlikLaw, LLC. Mary engages primarily in civil litigation, including business and commercial litigation, employment litigation, intellectual property and trademark litigation and complex litigation. She has handled litigation covering essentially every issue that affects business. She litigates primarily in Northern Virginia and the District of Columbia, but has litigated in federal courts in California, Georgia, Maryland, New York and Texas.

Some notable professional accomplishments and highlights include:

Winning a $5.4M verdict as lead counsel for a successful Northern Virginia internet technology company in an employment and trade secrets theft case in the...
Ashley Morgan
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(703) 880-4881 722 Grant Street, Suite G
Herndon, VA 20170
Business, Bankruptcy, Immigration and Tax
Florida Coastal School of Law
Ashley F. Morgan is licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She is also authorized and admitted to practice law in the United States District Court and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. She has dedicated the majority of her legal career helping clients file Chapter 7, 11, and 13 in the Eastern District of Virginia. Ashley works with both individual and business debtors to find the best solution to their debt problems. She is regularly in bankruptcy court in Alexandria, VA or attending 341s with our clients.

Ashley is fluent in both English...
Wayne M. Zell
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Attorney with 34 years experience
(571) 203-9355 11710 Plaza America Dr
Suite 120
Reston, VA 20190
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Wayne M. Zell, Esq. Is the President and founding shareholder of Zell Law. He has spent his legal, public accounting and business advisory career counseling clients in a broad range of industries, including technology companies of all types and investor groups. His clients also include for-profit and non-profit executives, service providers and high-net worth individuals. Wayne has extensive experience in representing clients in complex estate planning and business planning matters. On estate planning matters, Wayne routinely advises clients in structuring and preparing intricate revocable and irrevocable trusts, family limited partnerships and limited liability companies, life insurance vehicles, charitable giving arrangements (including...
Shikha Parikh
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(703) 651-6811 708 Pine Street
Herndon, VA 20170
Business, Consumer, Foreclosure Defense and Immigration
Shikha Parikh is licensed to practice law in the State of Maryland and the Commonwealth of Virginia. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, with a Bachelor of Science in Financial Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Mrs. Parikh received her Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland School of Law. After graduating from law school, Mrs. Parikh clerked for the Honorable Marjorie L. Clagett of the Circuit Court for Calvert County, Maryland. She subsequently worked in general practice, and opened her own firm with the goal of...
Scott Dondershine
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(703) 264-2220 2100 Reston Parkway
Suite 370
Reston, VA 20191
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
Scott is licensed to practice law in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. He is also a Certified Public Accountant and began his career in public accounting for a big five CPA firm. Scott's accounting background enables him to grasp tax and financial issues that are important in structuring transactions, ensuring that business as well as legal goals are met and that tax-reduction strategies are maximized and not overlooked. Scott has published several articles covering a variety of business, tax and estate planning issues, in addition to speaking on a variety of topics. His...
Heather Allyse Palmer
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(703) 433-4467 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20191
Business and Communications
Jeffrey J. Renzulli
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Virginia Business Law Attorney with 24 years experience

Boston College Law SchoolVirginia
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Andrew Tureaud
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Virginia Business Law Lawyer

Andrew J. Tureaud is an associate attorney at Cook Craig & Francuzenko, PLLC. Mr. Tureaud concentrates his practice in employment law, civil litigation, and civil rights litigation. Mr. Tureaud is licensed to... Read More »
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Gary Steven Luefschuetz
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(703) 947-4430 11951 Freedom Drive
Reston, VA 20190
Business
Amelia Ramer
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(703) 481-5650 1516 Deer Point Way
Reston, VA 20194
Business and Immigration
Mr. Yama Shansab
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Attorney with 21 years experience
(703) 860-8520 12007 Sunrise Valley Drive
Suite 140
Reston, VA 20191
Business, Appeals, Employment and Estate Planning
Charity R. McKenzie
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Attorney
(703) 925-0500 12120 Sunset Hills Road
Suite 150
Reston, VA 20190
Business and Personal Injury
George Mason University School of Law
John C. Cook
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Fairfax city County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 30 years experience
(703) 865-7480 3050 Chain Bridge Rd
#200
Fairfax, VA 22030
Business, Employment and Personal Injury
George Mason University School of Law
John C. Cook is a founding partner of Cook Craig & Francuzenko, PLLC, where he has practiced since the firm’s inception in 2007. Previously, John practiced in two firms in Northern Virginia. He began his career in the District of Columbia’s Corporation Counsel’s (now Attorney General’s) office.

John’s practice emphasizes the representation of executives, employees and small businesses in employment law matters, including advice and counsel regarding workplace issues; drafting, review and negotiation of severance agreements, executive contracts and employee handbooks; and litigation arising out of breach of contract, non-competition agreements, workplace assaults, theft of proprietary information, fraud, Family and Medical...
Merritt James Green
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(703) 556-0411 6849 Old Dominion Drive
Suite 220
McLean, VA 22101
Free ConsultationFairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
Business, Administrative, Arbitration & Mediation and Employment
Syracuse University College of Law and University of Oxford
Mr. Green is General Counsel, P.C.'s founder, managing partner and leads its employment law practice. Merritt serves as an outside general counsel to numerous clients providing guidance on legal issues confronting businesses and non-profit organizations ranging from contracts and agreements to the structuring of corporate transactions and business formations. Merritt also represents businesses and individuals in all aspects of labor and employment law. Merritt received his J.D., cum laude, from the Syracuse University College of Law (1997). At Syracuse, he was an Associate Editor of the Syracuse Law Review and was Editor-in-Chief of The Labor Lawyer, the publication...
Sean R Hanover
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer
(800) 579-9864 2751 Prosperity Ave.
Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22031
Business, Criminal, Employment and Family
Attorney Hanover has been working in the legal arena since graduating with double Master Degrees in Employment Law (HR) and Union Law (Industrial Relations) in 1996. He obtained his JD from the University of the District of Columbia in 2008 and maintains a vibrant practice focusing on immigration, bankruptcy, criminal defense, and business law. In a twist he never saw coming, Mr. Hanover has become accomplished at defending gang members and individuals convicted of drug offenses in immigration court. In addition to his law practice, Mr. Hanover also owns an IT consulting company, HHC, Inc. based in Fairfax, VA. This company...
Robert Cox
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(703) 883-9105 1921 Gallows Road
Suite 750
Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Business, Antitrust and Securities
University of Virginia School of Law
For more than 25 years, I have represented Fortune 500 companies and individuals in commercial litigation and securities enforcement matters. I have also represented accounting firms and their partners and employees in government investigations and enforcement proceedings, malpractice, and state disciplinary proceedings.

As a partner in an ‘American Lawyer Top 100 firm’, I’ve represented clients in bet-the-company litigation matters involving breach of contract, business tort, antitrust, insurance coverage, and securities claims. At the PCAOB, I led investigations of Big 4, mid-size, and small accounting firms and their partners and employees.

My litigation experience includes:

• securities fraud class action in the...
Heather R. Steele
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Fairfax County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
7926 Jones Branch Drive
Suite 930
Tyson’s Corner, VA 22102
Business, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
George Mason University School of Law
Heather is admitted to the practice of law in the Commonwealth of Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. She represents businesses and individuals and helps to resolve their disputes through litigation, mediation, and negotiation of agreements. Heather handles small business representation, including contract reviews, contract drafting, entity formation (corporations, LLCs), corporate transactions (buy/sell, mergers, acquisitions), demand letters, business litigation and collections. Ms. Steele also represents homeowners associations (HOAs) and condominium associations (condos) with regard to general legal advice, drafting of resolutions, supervision and certification of elections, registration with the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation...
Richard Sternberg
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Fairfax city County, VA Business Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(888) 541-4020 10605 Judicial Dr, B7
Fairfax, VA 22030
Business, International, Probate and Real Estate
Center for International Legal Studies and Georgetown University
The Law Offices of Richard S. Sternberg is dedicated to the principle that bigger is not always better. Instead, it rests on a tradition that actually antedates the rise of the “mega-firm”-the solo practice. Emulating a country lawyer in a big-city environment allows Mr. Sternberg to provide more individualized service to his clients, and, at the same time, pursue more collegial relations with other members of the Bar. Since 1984, Mr. Sternberg has dedicated his practice to representing individuals and smaller businesses. For those corporate clients who have larger needs, he is affiliated with the Metropolitan Washington Law Consortium,...
Broderick C. Dunn
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Virginia Business Law Attorney with 12 years experience

Broderick C. Dunn is a partner at Cook Craig & Francuzenko, PLLC. Mr. Dunn helps individuals and small businesses navigate the litigation process. He also counsels clients in dispute avoidance. Mr. Dunn focuses his... Read More »
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Christopher T. Craig
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Virginia Business Law Attorney with 25 years experience

Mr. Craig is a partner in the Law Firm of Cook Craig & Francuzenko, PLLC. Previously he was a partner in the firm, Sparks & Craig, LLP after serving 10 years as an associate attorney in the predecessor law firm... Read More »
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