Leon, Virginia Family Lawyers

Culpeper, VA Family Law Attorney.
115 S West St
Culpeper, VA 22701
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
Stanardsville, VA Family Law Lawyer. 26 years experience
(434) 985-8440 15 Ford Avenue
Stanardsville, VA 22973-2444
Family
Stanardsville, VA Family Law Lawyer. 47 years experience
(434) 985-7744 20 Willow Lane
Stanardsville, VA 22973-0218
Family, Criminal and Personal Injury
Stanardsville, VA Family Law Lawyer. 52 years experience
(434) 985-2252 281 Madison Road
Stanardsville, VA 22973-2933
Family
James David Livesay
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Attorney. 19 years experience
(540) 370-4140 303 Charlotte Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family and Divorce
University of Virginia School of Law
James Livesay is the lead family law attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C., advising the custody and divorce lawyers in each of the firm's four offices. After graduating from the prestigious University of Virginia School of Law in 1998, Mr. Livesay served in the U.S. Navy JAG Corps from 1998-2001, where he received the Award for Trial Advocacy from The Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Committee on Military Affairs and Justice, in 1998. He went on to receive Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medals in 2000 and 2001 (Gold Star in Lieu of Second...
(571) 208-1267 9408 Grant Avenue #402
Manassas, VA 20110
(703) 865-4746 3975 University Drive #325
Fairfax, VA 22030
(571) 291-3190 113 E Market St #110
Leesburg, VA 20176
Caitlyn S. Stubbs
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Lawyer. 4 years experience
(540) 370-4140 303 Charlotte Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family and Divorce
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Caitlyn Stubbs is an associate attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C., practicing exclusively family law. She is experienced in handling every type of family law matter in Virginia, with a special focus on contested divorce, custody and support cases. Ms. Stubbs works in the firm’s Fredericksburg office, and represents clients in Stafford, Spotsylvania, Fredericksburg and surrounding areas.
Melannie H. Dino
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(571) 208-1267 9408 Grant Avenue #402
Manassas, VA 20110
Family and Divorce
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Melannie Dino is a senior associate attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C., practicing exclusively family law. An attorney since 2001, Ms. Dino has litigated every type of family law case in the courts of Northern Virginia, including contested divorce, custody, support, and high value equitable distribution cases. Ms. Dino works in the firm’s offices in Manassas and Leesburg, and represents clients all across Northern Virginia.

Originally from Erie, Pennsylvania, Ms. Dino earned her Bachelor of Science in Communications in 1996 from nearby Clarion University of Pennsylvania. She proceeded to earn her J.D. from Widener University Law School in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania in...
(571) 291-3190 113 E Market St #110
Leesburg, VA 20176
Steven L. Raynor
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Charlottesville, VA Family Law Lawyer.
(434) 220-6066 211 5th St NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Juvenile
University of Virginia School of Law
Carolyn A. Eaton
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Manassas, VA Family Law Attorney. 22 years experience
(571) 208-1267 9408 Grant Avenue #402
Manassas, VA 20110
Family and Divorce
SMU Dedman School of Law
Carolyn Eaton is a senior family lawyer in the Manassas office of Livesay & Myers, P.C. She represents clients in separation, divorce, custody, visitation and support cases throughout Manassas, Prince William County and Northern Virginia. As a certified Guardian Ad Litem for children, Ms. Eaton’s practice has a special focus on cases involving child custody, visitation and support issues. Ms. Eaton has almost twenty years of legal experience. She graduated from Southern Methodist University School of Law in 1994, and began her legal career a year later when she helped establish the family law practice of a boutique law...
Benjamin H. Carafiol
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Lawyer. 9 years experience
(540) 370-4140 303 Charlotte Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family and Divorce
Wake Forest University School of Law
Attorney Ben Carafiol practices exclusively Family Law at Livesay & Myers, P.C. He works out of the firm's office in Fredericksburg, Virginia, and represents clients in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Stafford, King George and surrounding areas. As one of the leading military divorce lawyers in the firm, Mr. Carafiol is intimately familiar with issues of military retirement, the Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act, the Survivor Benefit Plan, disability pay, and the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act. He has written extensively on these topics for the Livesay & Myers Blog. Benjamin Carafiol resides with his wife and daughter in Spotsylvania, Virginia.
J. Kyle Farmer
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Charlottesville, VA Family Law Attorney. 9 years experience
(434) 220-6066 211 5th St NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Family and Divorce
University of Richmond School of Law
Syed Wali Raheen
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Chantilly, VA Family Law Lawyer. 11 years experience
(703) 544-0050 4229 Lafayette Center Dr
Suite 1300
Chantilly, VA 20151
Family, Business, Divorce 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...
Sarah Patras
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Lawyer. 1 year experience
(540) 370-4140 303 Charlotte Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family and Divorce
University of Richmond School of Law
Sarah Patras is an associate attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C., practicing exclusively family law.

Born in Nebraska, Ms. Patras grew up in Iowa and earned double B.A. degrees from Iowa State University. She then relocated to Virginia and graduated from the University of Richmond School of Law.

After law school, Ms. Patras clerked for one year for a Virginia Circuit Court judge, gaining valuable insight as to the inner workings of the Virginia judicial system. She then joined Livesay & Myers, P.C. and relocated to the Fredericksburg area.

Ms. Patras works in the firm’s Fredericksburg office, and represents clients across Northern Virginia.
Anna Bristle
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Manassas, VA Family Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(703) 454-0701 9200 Church Street
Suite 202
Manassas, VA 20110
Free ConsultationFamily and Divorce
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Eric Bradley Stone Esq.
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Lawyer. 10 years experience
(540) 657-0111 700 Princess Anne St
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
George Mason University School of Law
Eric Stone Law, PC, serves people in the cities of Stafford, Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Quantico as well as Stafford County, Prince William County, and Spotsylvania County in Virginia
(540) 657-0111 1303 Courthouse Road
Stafford, VA 22554
Matthew W. Kurylo
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Attorney. 10 years experience
(540) 656-2210 910 Littlepage Street
Suite A
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
University of Richmond School of Law
The Virginia attorneys of Kurylo Gold & Josey, PLC, assist clients with family law matters (Virginia divorce, child custody, support), Virginia criminal defense, traffic infractions, DUI/DWI, and estate planning (last will and testament, powers of attorney, advance medical directives). Located in the City of Fredericksburg, our lawyers offer Virginia legal services to clients in Caroline, Culpeper, Fauquier, Fredericksburg, Hanover, King George, Louisa, Orange, Prince William, Spotsylvania, and Stafford.
Ariel L. Baniowski
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Manassas, VA Family Law Attorney. 5 years experience
(571) 208-1267 9408 Grant Avenue #402
Manassas, VA 20110
Family and Divorce
George Mason University School of Law
Ariel Baniowski is a senior associate attorney at Livesay & Myers, P.C., practicing exclusively family law. She is experienced in handling every type of family law matter in Virginia, including separation, divorce, custody and support cases. Ms. Baniowski works in the firm’s Manassas office, and represents clients in Manassas, Prince William County and all across Northern Virginia. Ms. Baniowski is known as an aggressive advocate for her clients. She combines a tireless work ethic with years of experience in family law and a passion for helping people through difficult circumstances. Ms. Baniowski embodies the core principle followed by...
Joan Heishman Proper
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer. 10 years experience
(703) 291-6660 Judiciary Place
9300 W. Courthouse Road, Suite 202
Manassas, VA 20110
Family, Divorce, Education and Juvenile
George Mason University School of Law
In addition to representing clients in education, family law and criminal matters, Joan is also certified as a Guardian Ad Litem for incapacitated adults. She is qualified to represent incapacitated adults in guardianship, conservatorship, and family law matters. Joan also serves as counsel for those seeking guardianship and/or conservatorship of an incapacitated adult.
Joseph T Brown
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Lawyer. 16 years experience
(540) 786-7700 4026-B Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Juvenile
University of Richmond School of Law
Since 2001 Joseph T. Brown has provided aggressive, experienced, high quality legal representation to thousands of people charged with felony and misdemeanor criminal offenses or who have family law matters such as divorce, custody, visitation, child support, spousal support and protective order.
Steven R. Morris
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Charlottesville, VA Family Law Lawyer. 6 years experience
(434) 220-6066 211 5th St NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Family, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University
Deborah McIntyre-Yurkovich
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer. 15 years experience
(703) 659-1962 9315 Center Street, Suite 102
Manassas, VA 20110
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Education
George Mason University School of Law
Debbie McIntyre-Yurkovich is a founding partner of McIntyre DeFede Law PLLC. Her clients benefit from her fourteen years of experience and knowledge garnered from hundreds of prior cases and clients. Ms. McIntyre-Yurkovich has represented individuals in a variety of matters throughout Northern Virginia. Ms. McIntyre-Yurkovich is also the parent of a child with special needs, and she understands the unique circumstances that present legally, economically, and emotionally to parents of special needs children. Ms. McIntyre-Yurkovich is proud that many of her client referrals come from her many satisfied current and past clients. She is equally proud...
Wesley Dean Wornom
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Stafford, VA Family Law Lawyer. 37 years experience
(540) 659-1958 1259 Courthouse Rd.
Suite 203
Stafford, VA 22554
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Virginia School of Law
Lawyer with 35 years of experience (23 in divorce and family law - including 20 years in Virginia). Graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law - 1980, and the College of William and Mary - 1977 with a business degree. Practiced limited to the Commonwealth of Virginia in family law, (including divorce, custody, military divorces, CSRS, FERS, TSP, child support and spousal support). Provide one-on-one representation in Stafford, Spotsylvania County, City of Fredericksburg, and Prince William County. Practice solely in Virginia (Inactive member only in California, DC and Maryland).
Daniel Augustine Harvill
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Manassas, VA Family Law Attorney. 15 years experience
(703) 485-3111 9403 Grant Avenue, Suite 202
Manassas, VA 20110
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Criminal and Divorce
George Mason University School of Law and The George Washington University Law School
Tonya Gibbs
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Lawyer. 7 years experience
(540) 479-1966 705 Westwood Office Park
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law
The Law Office of Tonya N. Gibbs, PLC (TNG Legal), has been happily serving the Fredericksburg, Stafford, Spotsylvania, and Culpeper areas since 2012. My law firm was built on a passion for helping people and the desire to provide quality legal representation you can trust, by providing attentive, quality service, and representation with a personal touch. This firm is committed to providing you and your legal issues the personal attention and quality representation you deserve. Let me help you navigate through the complexities of the legal system.
Harold Eugene Oliver III
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Harrisonburg, VA Family Law Attorney. 9 years experience
(540) 437-1966 217 S. Liberty St., Suite 202
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
The George Washington University Law School
John Kitzmann
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Charlottesville, VA Family Law Lawyer. 20 years experience
(434) 972-9600 211 E. High Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Family, Appeals, Business and Divorce
University of Virginia School of Law
John H. Kitzmann practices in the area of appeals, family law, business law, and commercial litigation. Mr. Kitzmann is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law. Following graduation, he practiced commercial litigation and bankruptcy at the law firm of Knapp, Peterson & Clarke in Glendale, California. Mr. Kitzmann returned to Virginia to continue his law practice at the international firm, McGuireWoods LLP, where he practiced in the firm's corporate law section, serving Fortune 500 companies as well as growing regional corporations and local businesses. Mr. Kitzmann's recent representations in the area of family law have involved successful...
John James Good
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Stafford, VA Family Law Attorney.
(540) 659-4890 800 Corporate Drive
Suite 301
Stafford, VA 22554
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
California Western School of Law
Justin L Criner
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Stafford, VA Family Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(540) 300-7109 P.O. Box 2252
Stafford, VA 22554
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Appalachian School of Law
Justin Criner and his family moved to the northern Virginia area after practicing primarily in Charleston, WV. Justin’s main area of practice is and has been criminal defense: trying cases ranging from traffic offenses all the way to first degree murder. Also during his time in Charleston, Justin regularly practiced in the separate domestic violence court established there and worked numerous cases as either petitioner or respondent to domestic violence protective orders. Within a few weeks of practicing in Charleston, Justin noticed that those being jailed for failing to pay child support were not given an opportunity for legal counsel...
Joseph Beale
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Aldie, VA Family Law Lawyer. 23 years experience
(571) 335-3735 25817 Racing Sun Drive
Aldie, VA 20105
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
American University Washington College of Law
Joseph H. Beale has been providing exceptional legal services for individuals and families in Northern Virginia and the District of Columbia for more than twenty years. Every client is important and with you he will develop a client centered strategy that fits your unique circumstances in order to meet your goals and achieve the best possible outcome for you in a cost effective, ethical and efficient manner. He believes in building strong and lasting relationships with clients based on trust, open communication and delivering results. He has a solid reputation as a skilled litigator and negotiator, earning a perfect 10...
(571) 335-3735 13800 Coppermine Road
1st Floor
Herndon, VA 20171
Larry J Mayer
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Winchester, VA Family Law Lawyer. 25 years experience
(540) 868-0750 2971 Valley Ave
Winchester, VA 22601
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Estate Planning and Securities
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Attorney Larry J. Mayer earned his Juris Doctor degree in 1992 from Widener Univ. School of Law, Delaware, with undergraduate education in Aeronautical Science and Business Administration – Finance. He worked in general aviation as a commercial pilot prior to law school. Admitted to practice law in Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Colorado, his career includes internships with the Civil Division of the US Dept. of Justice and the Chief Counsel’s office for the Federal Aviation Administration. He also served as a litigation attorney in Philadelphia and Denver law firms. Since establishing his own...
Sharon R. Moss
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Manassas, VA Family Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(703) 335-9390 9324 Main Street
Manassas, VA 20110
Family, Divorce and Estate Planning
University of Hawai'i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
Sharon Moss is an associate at Farrell & Croft, P.C. practicing family law and estate planning. She is experienced in handling every type of family law matter in Virginia, including separation, divorce, custody and support cases. In her estate planning practice, Ms. Moss drafts wills, trusts, advance medical directives, living wills, and powers of attorney.

A native Virginian, Ms. Moss is a military spouse, and has lived in many states over the last 16 years. She graduated cum laude in the top 20% of her class from the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of...
Gary D. Godman
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Spotsylvania, VA Family Law Attorney. 4 years experience
(540) 642-1819 10401 Courthouse Road
Suite A
Spotsylvania, VA 22553
Family, Immigration and Traffic Tickets
College of William and Mary
Anthony Charles Williams
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Frredericksburg, VA Family Law Attorney. 26 years experience
(540) 657-0111 700 Princess Ann St.
Frredericksburg, VA 22401
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
DePaul College of Law
Retired U.S. Marine Corps judge advocate practicing family law, criminal law, military law and general litigation.
(540) 657-0111 1303 Courthouse Road
Stafford, VA 22554
(540) 657-0111 9256 Mosby St
Manassas, VA 20110
Christopher Todd Mays
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer. 13 years experience
(703) 665-0836 10432 Balls Ford Road
Suite 300
Manassas, VA 20109
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
Christopher Mays received his BS from Virginia Tech and JD from the George Washington University Law School. Chris has received various awards for his work as a family law attorney, including recognition as a “Top Lawyer” by Northern Virginia Magazine. He has lectured at Continuing Legal Education seminars for the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association and local bar associations in Northern Virginia. He has also written for the Journal of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association and co-authored written materials for Virginia CLE (Continuing Legal Education). As an attorney, Chris focuses his practice on representing individuals and families in matters relating...
(703) 665-0836 5680 King Centre Drive
Suite 600
Alexandria, VA 22315
Kevin L. Leahy
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer.
(703) 656-7349 9300 Grant Avenue Suite 200
Manassas, VA 20110
Family, Criminal, DUI and Divorce
American University
Mr. Leahy is a former Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney for Fauquier County. As a former prosecutor, he brings to the firm knowledge and experience from one of the local Commonwealth Attorney’s Offices.
Donna Dougherty
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Manassas, VA Family Law Attorney. 12 years experience
(703) 530-7022 9254 Mosby Street
Manassas, VA 20110
Family and Divorce
Cleveland State University
In January 2011, Donna opened Donna Dougherty Law within a few blocks of the Prince William County Courthouse. Her firm focuses on Family Law issues and she represents children in custody and abuse and neglect situations. She and her staff work as a team to advocate for their clientâs interests and in moving on to the next stage of their lives. In 2005, Donna began practicing law in Virginia focusing on civil litigation to include family and real estate litigation. Donna has fine-tuned her practice and focuses on family issues where marriages and/or relationships are dissolving and legal assistance...
Amanda DeFede
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer. 13 years experience
(702) 659-1962 9315 Center Street
Suite 102
Manassas, VA 20110
Family, Divorce, Education and Juvenile
The University of Georgia School of Law
Ms. DeFede practices primarily in the areas of education law, family law, juvenile law and criminal defense. She has represented clients in all state courts in Northern Virginia, the Court of Appeals of Virginia, the Supreme Court of Virginia and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Ms. DeFede has extensive litigation experience in the areas of criminal law, ranging from misdemeanors to serious felonies. Likewise, she has litigated nearly every facet of family law, such as protective orders, support, custody disputes and complex equitable distribution. Ms. DeFede has also represented clients...
Justin Scott McLeod
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Fredericksburg, VA Family Law Attorney. 6 years experience
(540) 328-0794 910 Princess Anne Street
Suite 215
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family, Collections, Criminal and Landlord Tenant
UDC David A. Clarke School of Law
Mr. McLeod grew up in North Texas before his undergraduate studies took him across the globe. Mr. McLeod graduated from Adelaide University (South Australia), receiving a B.A. degree in History. Returning to Texas, he then attended Texas Christian University and went on to comlpete an M.A. in History. Mr. McLeod then undertook his legal education at the University of the District of Columbia School of Law with the help of academic scholarships and grants and went on to graduate cum laude. During law school Mr. McLeod attained the prestigious position of Managing Editor of the University...
William Eldridge IV
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HARRISONBURG, VA Family Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(540) 705-0021 590 East Market Street
HARRISONBURG, VA 22801
Family, Business, Criminal and Divorce
John Joseph Irving
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Manassas, VA Family Law Lawyer.
(703) 530-9001 9001 Center St
Manassas, VA 20110
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
John Irving brings a working knowledge of all aspects of the legal process to any case or client with his extensive and eclectic legal background. In 1997, John received his undergraduate bachelor's degree in criminal justice. Shortly after graduation he began work as a fraud investigator for the City of New York. John handled thousands of cases involving welfare and housing fraud. Following this position, he was recruited to and employed the Prince William County Police Department where he exhibited his superior abilities and received several commendations and awards. After a brief time with the police department, John decided to make...