Best Family Lawyers in Washington DC

Why These Family Lawyers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Washington DC Family Lawyers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Feldesman Tucker Leifer Fidell LLP

For over 50 years, Feldesman, Tucker, Leifer, and Fidell LLP has offered family law services in Washington, D.C. The firm practices collaborative divorce, resolving most cases through mediation or negotiation. However, its attorneys are also highly experienced litigators if a settlement isn't possible. Other family law areas of practice include alimony and child support, division of assets, paternity, domestic violence, support modifications, prenuptial agreements, and child custody and visitation rights.

1129 20th St NW Ste 400
Washington, DC 20036


Maginnis Law Office

Maginnis Law Office is a full-service law firm with more than 30 years of experience in family law, divorce, child custody, and property disputes. Attorney John C. Maginnis III understands the complexity of dividing property in the case of divorce and represents clients in litigation involving the distribution of properties and real estate, and assets such as bank accounts, retirement funds, business assets, and investments. The attorney is experienced in providing compassionate service for clients involved in divorce-related property disputes and divisions.

Washington, DC 20006


Regina Demeo | Family Law Attorney

Located in Bethesda and serving the Washington, D.C. area, Regina A. Demeo Family Law Attorney is a family law firm with over 20 years of experience. It helps clients draw up prenuptial, postnuptial, and child visitation agreements and also offers family mediation services. The firm provides help with child custody, child support, and spousal support. It also handles divorce, including collaborative divorce and assistance with the division of common property.

4550 Montgomery Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814


Shechtel and Associates, P.A.

Shechtel and Associates PA is a law firm located in Rockville with almost 30 years of litigation experience. We assist clients in matters involving prenuptial agreements, divorce, separation, and all matters involving children, including parenting plans, custody, access and support agreements, enforcement of an existing Order, or the modification of an Agreement or Court Order. Clients also receive assistance with handling challenging matters, including Contempt, Parental Alienation, Parental Kidnapping, and domestic violence. Shechtel is approved as Child Counsel by the Maryland Judiciary Department of Family Administration. The firm also offers mediation services and helps with adoption and guardianship issues for both children and adults.

110 N Washington St Ste 404
Rockville, MD 20850


Stuart Skok Law LLC

Stuart Skok Law LLC is a family law firm located in Rockville that serves the Washington area. The firm has an additional office in Frederick and has been in business for over 20 years. It supports clients in family law matters, such as child custody, child support, and spousal support. Clients also hire its attorneys for help with prenuptial/postnuptial and cohabitation agreements. The firm also handles more sensitive cases, including those that involve domestic violence.

2275 Research Blvd Ste 500
Rockville, MD 20850


Zamani & Associates PLLC

Zamani & Associates PLLC is a family law firm based in Washington, D.C. It assists clients with divorce and child custody proceedings. The firm guides individuals through the adoption process, including adoptions for same-sex couples. It also offers support with assisted reproductive technology issues, including surrogacy, embryo donations, pre-birth orders, post-birth orders, and donor agreements. The legal team additionally provides support to those facing domestic violence matters. The firm was recognized for Top Attorney by Bethesda Magazine in 2019.

2121 K St NW Ste 900
Washington, DC 20037


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