Virginia Employment Lawyers

James H. Shoemaker Jr.
(888) 611-4599Free Consultation
Newport News, VA Employment Law Attorney
25 years experience
Merritt James Green
(703) 556-0411Free Consultation
McLean, VA Employment Law Lawyer
19 years experience
James H. Shoemaker Jr.
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Newport News, VA Employment Law Attorney. 25 years experience
(888) 611-4599 12350 Jefferson Ave
#300
Newport News, VA 23602
Free ConsultationEmployment
University of Richmond
James H. ("Jamie") Shoemaker, Jr. became an associate in the law firm of Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein ("PWHD") in 1993 after spending two years with a large firm based in Norfolk, Virginia. He became a partner in PWHD in 1996. His practice includes all areas of employment law, False Claims Act (whistleblower) and Fair Labor Standards Act (overtime) litigation matters. He has tried over seventy cases to verdict in state and federal courts of record, before arbitration panels, Administrative Law Judges and other forums. He has successfully resolved several times this number through settlement and mediation. Jamie has...
Merritt James Green
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McLean, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 19 years experience
(703) 556-0411 6849 Old Dominion Drive
Suite 220
McLean, VA 22101
Free ConsultationEmployment, Administrative and Business
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...
Joshua Erlich
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(703) 791-9087 2111 Wilson Blvd
#700
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Civil Rights and Tax
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University Law Center
Joshua Erlich's practice includes transactional and litigation projects for both individuals and small businesses. Prior to forming The Erlich Law Office, Mr. Erlich was an associate at McTigue & Veis, LLP. In that position, he worked on complex class action litigation, representing participants in employee benefit plans. Mr. Erlich also served as a legal intern at the Department of Labor, Plan Benefits Security Division and in the Department of the Treasury’s Office of the Assistant General Counsel for General Law, Ethics, and Regulation. He worked at private firms during law school and held a summer associate position at O’Donoghue &...
Benjamin W. Owen
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 791-9087 2111 Wilson Blvd
#700
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Appeals and Arbitration & Mediation
George Mason University School of Law
Jay M. McDannell
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Reston, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Business, Civil Rights and Construction
Georgetown University Law Center
Eric Jackson
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McLean, VA Employment Law Attorney. 23 years experience
(703) 883-0102 8270 Greensboro Dr
#810
McLean, VA 22102
Employment, Business and IP
University of Wisconsin Law School
Mary Mikell Baker
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Reston, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Business and Trademarks
Georgetown University Law Center
Davia Craumer
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney.
(703) 791-9087 2111 Wilson Blvd
#700
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation and Civil Rights
Georgetown University Law Center
Lee E. Berlik
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 20 years experience
(703) 722-0588 1818 Library St
#500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Business 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.
Kathleen ( M. McDaniel
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Gloucester, VA Employment Law Attorney. 14 years experience
(804) 302-4540 6699 Fox Centre Pkwy, #614
Gloucester, VA 23061
Employment
University of Virginia School of Law
Joshua Erlich
(703) 791-9087Free Consultation
Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney
4 years experience
Davia Craumer
(703) 791-9087Free Consultation
Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney
Paul Miller
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Annandale, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 24 years experience
(703) 280-0037 3433 Aston St
Annandale, VA 22003
Employment, Business, Construction and Real Estate
George Mason University School of Law
Paul Miller’s association with the construction industry in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area dates back to 1967 from his high school and college summer employment in a family run commercial general construction business. Continuing in the construction industry as a general contractor following his graduation from Virginia Polytechnic & State University in 1975, Paul Miller progressed from the ground up to become President of that company until he dedicated his career to the practice of construction law in 1992. Since 1992 Paul Miller has represented construction related businesses with construction related claims, including mechanic’s liens, payment bonds, and general debt...
Mr Thomas Mansfield Dunlap
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Leesburg, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(703) 777-7319 199 Liberty St, SW
Leesburg, VA 20175
Employment, Agricultural, Business and IP
Washington & Lee University
Monique A. Miles
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 6 years experience
(703) 519-6810 216 S. Patrick Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Business, Civil Rights and Consumer
Monique A. Miles is the Managing Shareholder of Old Towne Associates, P.C., where she focuses her practice primarily in the areas of employment, labor, non-profit law, and general civil litigation. Ms. Miles represents both individuals and select small businesses in a wide variety of claims, including breach of contract, wage and hour violations, sexual harassment, discrimination, retaliation, breach of contract, wrongful termination, defamation, fraud, negligence and other torts. She also drafts and reviews employment agreements, negotiates severance agreements, and assists employers and former employees in dealing with the enforceability of restrictive covenants. Prior to opening her firm in June 2013, Ms....
Forrest White
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Leesburg, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(703) 737-3770 4 Loudoun St SE
Leesburg, VA 20175
Employment, Business, Collections and Estate Planning
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...
Thomas K Kirui
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8th Floor, VA Employment Law Attorney.
(703) 828-5352 KIRUI LAW FIRM
2111 Wilson Blvd,
8th Floor, VA 22201
Employment, Immigration and International
Raymond L. Hogge Jr.
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 28 years experience
(757) 961-5400 500 E. Plume Street
Suite 800
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment
University of Richmond
Ray Hogge represents and advised Virginia public and private employers, and Virginia executives and professionals, in all aspects of labor and employment law.
Ms. Colleen Marea Quinn
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Richmond, VA Employment Law Attorney.
4928 West Broad St.
P.O. Box 11708
Richmond, VA 23230
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Civil Rights and Family
University of Virginia School of Law
Colleen Marea Quinn is a director and equity owner in the law firm of Locke, Partin, DeBoer & Quinn, has achieved an “AV” rating, the highest given, by Martindale Hubbell, was honored in 2011 with the YWCA Outstanding Woman Award for Law & Government, with the 2011 “Hats Off to Women Award” by the ABWA Cavalier Chapter, in 2010 as one of the 25 top women “Super Lawyers” in Virginia by Richmond magazine, in 2010 & 2005 by Virginia Business magazine as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite,” a “Leader in the Law” by Virginia Lawyers Weekly in 2009, a “Super...
Stephen M. Terpak
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 15 years experience
(703) 898-6328 2045 15th St. N.
Suite 200
Arlington, VA 22201
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Personal Injury and Products Liability
George Mason University School of Law
Stephen M. Terpak is a personal injury, civil litigation and traffic attorney for Virginia state and federal courts and began practicing law in 2000. He received his BS at Mary Washington College, and his law degree at George Mason University School of Law, where he served as the Lead Articles Editor for the Journal of International Legal Studies. Mr. Terpak focuses his practice on seeking compensation those who have been wronged or injured, defending individuals and companies facing civil claims and lawsuits, and defending traffic tickets and misdemeanors.
Thomas H. Roberts Esq
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Richmond, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 30 years experience
(804) 783-2000 105 S 1st St
Richmond, VA 23219
Employment, Civil Rights, Personal Injury and Products Liability
University of Richmond School of Law
Mr. Roberts was admitted to practice law in Virginia in 1986 and before the United States Supreme Court in 1991. Mr. Roberts has a broad background of experience in litigation and business. His practice includes the successful representation of clientele in obtaining recoveries in cases of personal injury, in commercial disputes, and in civil rights. Additionally, Mr. Roberts has served as corporate counsel and director for several electronic technology corporations. Mr. Roberts is a founder and the principal member of the firm of Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, P.C. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in business...
(804) 230-4200 1010 Hull Street
Richmond, VA 23224
Avery T.
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Newport News, VA Employment Law Attorney.
(757) 881-9881 12350 Jefferson Avenue
Suite 300
Newport News, VA 23602
Employment, Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights and Consumer
University of Virginia School of Law
Benjamin W. Owen
(703) 791-9087Free Consultation
Arlington, VA Employment Law Lawyer
Melvin Edward Williams
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Roanoke, VA Employment Law Attorney. 18 years experience
(540) 266-7800 1320 3rd Street, SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Employment, Appeals, Business and Civil Rights
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Admitted to practice law in Virginia in 1998, Mel brings a wealth of litigation experience to clients that includes practice as a prosecutor and working for insurance companies defending lawsuits, to include defending government officials charged with misconduct and violations of civil rights. Now he represents primarily persons initiating lawsuits against the government or their (usually former) employers, persons charged with serious criminal offenses, and persons and businesses involved in regulatory and/or disciplinary proceedings before state or federal administrative/regulatory bodies. Also, he represents persons in serious personal injury matters. Mel received his Bachelor of Science degree, magna cum laude,...
Cindra Myers Dowd
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 24 years experience
(757) 233-0009 580 E Main St
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment and Personal Injury
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Cindra M. Dowd is a 1987 graduate of Duke University. She earned her law school degree from The Dickinson School of Law in 1991. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Dowd served as a law clerk for The Honorable Hal J. Bonney, Jr. of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Ms. Dowd is a member of the Virginia State Bar and its Litigation Section, the Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association, the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association where she served as its President from 2001-2002, the Boyd-Graves Conference and formerly she was a member of the James Kent American...
Mr. Andrew T. Bodoh Esq.
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Richmond, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 5 years experience
(804) 783-2000 105 S. 1st Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Employment, Business, Civil Rights and Personal Injury
I am a creative and vigorous Virginia litigation attorney focusing on civil rights, serious personal injury, and related claims. I stand with my clients when opposing local government bodies, police officers abusing their power, big insurance companies, employers, doctors, or anyone else who have violated my clients' rights or harmed my clients' person, property or reputation. I have handled or assisted in cases involving Constitutional violations, personal injury cases, defamation claims, malicious prosecution cases, FOIA lawsuits, and business litigation. I am the senior associate with Thomas H. Roberts & Associates, PC, in Richmond, VA, which specializes in civil rights and...
Lisa K. Lawrence
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Richmond, VA Employment Law Attorney. 23 years experience
(804) 643-9343 701 E. Franklin Street
Suite 800
Richmond, VA 23219
Employment
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
As founder of Lawrence & Associates, Ms. Lawrence has practiced employment law exclusively throughout her career, and is well-known for her work in the employment law field. She graduated with a B.A. from the University of Virginia with honors and earned her law degree from the Marshall Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary. Admitted to practice in 1992, she has represented employees and employers in the public and private sectors. Clients are “impressed” by Ms. Lawrence’s “poise and command of the law,” adding that she is also “very helpful, detailed and patient.”
Paula M. Potoczak
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 39 years experience
(703) 519-3733 218 North Lee Street, 3rd Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Business and Environmental
Wake Forest University School of Law
Matthew LeFande
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Arlington, VA Employment Law Attorney. 14 years experience
(202) 657-5800 4585 25th Rd N
Arlington, VA 22207
Employment, Appeals, Civil Rights and Collections
George Mason University School of Law
Sean R Hanover
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Fairfax, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(800) 579-9864 2751 Prosperity Ave.
Suite 150
Fairfax, VA 22031
Employment, Business, Criminal 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...
(703) 402-2723 888 16th St., NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20006
Larry J. Stein
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Fairfax, VA Employment Law Attorney.
4023 Chain Bridge Road
Suite 6
Fairfax, VA 22030
Employment
Lori Searcy
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Attorney. 16 years experience
(703) 644-4122 1800 Diagonal Rd
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Business and Civil Rights
Georgetown University Law Center
Lori Searcy represents clients in complex commercial litigation, principally in the areas of business and employment law. She is a cum laude graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and has worked at premier law firms on major cases, many of national significance.
Reid H. Ervin
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 47 years experience
(757) 624-9323 999 Waterside Dr
Suite 2400
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment and Education
University of Virginia School of Law
With 40 plus years of experience, Reid Ervin has represented numerous individuals across a broad spectrum of industries on all levels of the company hierarchy. He has been recognized for his work as both a Virginia and Hampton Roads Super Lawyer and as a Virginia Legal Elite in the field of labor and employment law. Mr. Ervin is also among the few attorneys in the region who represent children and their parents against public schools in education law matters. As the principal of the firm, Mr. Ervin has provided a caring environment over the years for the firms many...
Eric Jackson
(703) 883-0102
McLean, VA Employment Law Attorney
23 years experience
Seth Obed
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(703) 638-8913 111 Oronoco Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment, Business, Collections and Landlord Tenant
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Seth has extensive courtroom experience throughout the northern Virginia area, litigating cases in the area district, circuit, and federal courts. When preparing and trying cases, Seth subscribes to the George Washington "organization is the soul of the army" approach, which is complimented by his lifelong love of healthy competition in athletics.
Cary Powell Moseley
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Lynchburg, VA Employment Law Attorney.
(434) 546-3774 916 Main St, 3d Floor
Lynchburg, VA 24504
Free ConsultationEmployment, Arbitration & Mediation, Collections and Workers' Comp
Geoff Burke
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 9 years experience
(703) 665-4454 100 North Pitt Street
Suite 206
Alexandria, VA 22314
Free ConsultationEmployment, Administrative, Business and Criminal
Wake Forest University School of Law
Burke Law, P.L.C. provides its clients with effective legal services as they face their most challenging legal issues. Burke Law counsels government contractors and employees on matters ranging from security clearances eligibility denials to the most basic questions about completing the SF-86. The law practice of Burke Law also defends clients against criminal charges, against asset forfeiture proceedings brought by state and federal law enforcement, and maintains a heavy consumer protection and civil litigation case load in both state and federal court. Clients in all practice areas attest to the prompt, courteous, and professional...
Joshua Jewett
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Attorney. 7 years experience
(757) 624-9323 999 Waterside Dr Ste 2400
Norfolk, VA 23510
Employment
Regent University School of Law
Joshua Jewett advocates for employees’ rights in all types of employment law matters before federal and state courts, as well as in administrative and grievance hearings. Mr. Jewett has represented numerous individuals across a broad spectrum of industries. In addition to representing employees in litigation type settings, Mr. Jewett advises management and decisionmaker employees in both the private and federal sector who are facing disciplinary action, possible termination, or are being forced out. Mr. Jewett has helped clients in these situations either keep their jobs or peacefully exit from their situations by obtaining a negotiated severance package.
Matthew Westcott Smith
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Williamsburg, VA Employment Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(757) 903-2665 Bush Corporate Center
485 McLaws Circle
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Divorce and Insurance Claims
College of William and Mary
H. Scott Johnson
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Alexandria, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(703) 881-9141 1725 Duke Street
Suite 240
Alexandria, VA 22314
Employment and Business
The George Washington University Law School
Mr. Johnson is a co-founder of PCT Law Group and serves as its Managing Member. Mr. Johnson has extensive corporate and employment law experience. His practice includes counseling and advising businesses at all stages of the growth cycle on a broad range of matters including corporate formation and organization, mergers and acquisitions, business contracts, employment agreements, employment policies, joint ventures, and corporate transactions. Mr. Johnson has served as "General Counsel" for several small and mid-sized companies. Mr. Johnson also maintains a litigation practice, which focuses on complex commercial disputes, business torts, and employment issues. Additionally, Mr. Johnson is a Professorial Lecturer in...
(202) 683-8929 818 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20006
Kenneth Wu
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(703) 835-6145 1818 Library St.
Suite 500
Reston, VA 20190
Employment, Administrative, Bankruptcy and Civil Rights
Washington University School of Law
Prior to co-founding Lopez & Wu, PLLC, Mr. Wu specialized in representing federal employees at the internationally recognized law firm of Passman & Kaplan. Mr. Wu has years of experience representing federal employees in discrimination cases at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission ("EEOC") and appeals at the Merit Systems Protection Board. Mr. Wu has also developed an expertise litigating private sector employment cases in federal court. During law school, Mr. Wu interned for EEOC Vice Chair Paul Igasaki, where he reviewed federal and private sector cases involving race, sex, disability, and age discrimination. Mr. Wu also worked as a...
Matthew F. Nieman
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Reston, VA Employment Law Attorney. 15 years experience
(703) 821-4310 10701 Parkridge Blvd.
Suite 300
Reston, VA 20191
Employment
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Thomas Urban II
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Falls Church, VA Employment Law Attorney. 25 years experience
(703) 861-5235 6066 Leesburg Pike, Suite 400
Falls Church, VA 22041
Employment, Business, Civil Rights and Environmental
Tina McCree Orr
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Norfolk, VA Employment Law Lawyer.
(757) 200-3274 Janaf Office Building - Suite 208
5900 E. Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502
Free ConsultationEmployment, Business, Criminal and Divorce