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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Fairfax Divorce 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. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Cole Miller PLLC

Cole Miller PLLC is a client-centered family law practice based in Vienna. Its attorneys have over 30 years of collective experience in representing clients in a range of family law issues. The firm's practice areas include divorce, division of property, spousal support, premarital agreements, and interstate and international disputes. It also provides collaborative divorce services that cost far less than litigation. Attorney Teresa S. Cole is trained as a mediator and assists spouses in resolving issues through agreement.

1945 Old Gallows Rd Ste 205
Vienna, VA 22182


Curran Moher Weis

Curran Moher Weis is a family law firm located in Fairfax. The firm handles complex divorce cases involving high-net-worth individuals and represents clients in court during fault-based divorce proceedings. Its lawyers assist service members with the divorce process, ensuring they comply with state and federal laws regarding military dissolution of marriage. Additionally, Curran Moher Weis determines the fair value of marital, separate, and hybrid property for the equitable division of assets.

10300 Eaton Pl Ste 520
Fairfax, VA 22030


DiPietro Law Group PLLC

DiPietro Law Group PLLC is a Fairfax firm that assists residents with family law matters including complex divorce cases. The firm represents high net worth individuals during the divorce process and ensures that the division of property, businesses, and finances is fair. Attorney DiPietro and his legal team also advise service members on the regulations regarding military divorces. Additionally, DiPietro Law Group handles client appeals on court decisions for family law matters.

4157 Chain Bridge Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030


Family Law & Mediation Center PLC

Family Law & Mediation Center PLC is a law firm located in Fairfax and serving the greater metro area. Attorneys from the firm guide clients through the complex process of obtaining a divorce in Virginia such as the six-month to one-year legal separation required prior to filing for a divorce. The firm can assist clients in divorce matters involving child custody, property distribution, debt distribution, visitation, and spousal support. It provides family law mediation services.

3050 Chain Bridge Rd Ste 510
Fairfax, VA 22030


Farrell & Croft

Farrell & Croft assists Fairfax clients with a variety of divorce issues. The firm deals with matters such as child support and alimony as well as more complex disputes over business assets, retirement benefits, military benefits, and stock options. If the divorcing parties can reach an agreement, Farrell & Croft drafts a formal document and helps clients with negotiations. The firm also has over two decades of experience litigating in contested divorce cases.

9324 Main St
Manassas, VA 20110


Fisher - Sandler LLC

Fisher - Sandler LLC is a bankruptcy law partnership that handles uncontested divorces throughout Northern Virginia. Practicing since 1999, firm partner Michael Sandler helps couples with dissolving marriages once they have settled all property, custody, and support issues. The firm assists with divorces in which one spouse has gone missing, parties have lived separately, or parties have already signed dissolution agreements. Fisher - Sandler drafts all divorce-related paperwork and submits it for clients.

3977 Chain Bridge Rd Ste 2
Fairfax, VA 22030


Keithley Law

Keithley Law helps Fairfax clients handle difficulties with their divorce process. With over 50 years of combined experience, the firm approaches issues including document filing and contested divorce litigation. Prior to a case, Keithley Law consults with clients to determine whether an uncontested divorce based on mediation or negotiation is realistic. If not, the firm offers representation to seek appropriate spousal support, child support, custody, and property division. Additionally, it helps couples create prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.

9990 Fairfax Blvd Ste 340
Fairfax, VA 22030


Kublan Khan PLC

Founded in 2007, Kublan Khan PLC is a Falls Church family and immigration law firm that handles divorces in Northern Virginia. Its attorneys provide assistance in both contested and uncontested divorces. The firm represents individuals in court in contested matters that include custody, visitation, support, and asset division. In uncontested divorces, the firm helps clients negotiate agreements that are mutually agreed upon, with the goal of making the process quicker and less expensive for both parties.

6521 Arlington Blvd Ste 201
Falls Church, VA 22042


Mehnaz Khan Law PLLC

From offices in Fairfax, Mehnaz Khan Law PLLC provides legal representation to clients facing legal separation and divorce in Northern Virginia. Managing attorney Khan relies on over 17 years of legal experience to handle contested and uncontested divorces. She helps clients create agreements regarding the division of assets, spousal and child support, and child custody and visitation. She also drafts prenuptial agreements and represents both victims and accused perpetrators of domestic abuse. Other practice areas include bankruptcy and immigration law.

10529 Braddock Rd Ste B
Fairfax, VA 22032


Roop Law

Roop Law is a Vienna-based legal firm with a focus on divorce. Founded by attorney David E. Roop, Jr., the firm assists clients with military divorce, collaborative divorce, mediation, custody and support modifications, relocation, and supervised visits. Additional areas of practice include division of assets and debts and custody hearings. Mr. Roop received his Juris Doctor from the University of Maryland School of Law, and he is a past chairman of the Standing Committee on Professionalism of the Virginia State Bar.

1604 Spring Hill Rd Ste 460
Vienna, VA 22182



ShounBach is a family law firm with one of its four offices in Fairfax. Opened over 40 years ago, it handles high net worth, fault and no-fault, and military divorces, resolving them in various ways, including negotiation and mediation. The firm guides clients through grounds for divorce and assists with child custody and support, alimony, and property division matters. It also helps clients with domestic violence cases. ShounBach additionally handles adoptions, international family law matters, and prenuptial agreements.

4000 Legato Rd Ste 400
Fairfax, VA 22033


The Law Office of Melinda L. VanLowe PC

The Law Office of Melinda L. VanLowe PC is a law practice in Fairfax, serving clients in need of divorce representation for over 13 years. VanLowe offers personalized services for contested and uncontested divorces including child custody and child support agreements, equitable distribution of property, separation and property settlement agreements, mediation, and protective orders. The firm also represents clients with cases involving traffic offenses, including DUI, criminal cases, including drug and property crimes, and child protective services.

3050 Chain Bridge Rd Ste 200
Fairfax, VA 22030


The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy

The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy is a Fairfax firm representing clients in family law matters. The firm handles complex divorce cases, including contested and military divorces. Attorney Murphy and his legal team assist clients with gathering required evidence of marital misconduct in fault divorce cases and proving separation requirements in no-fault cases. Additionally, The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy offers divorce mediation services when litigation is not desired.

10560 Main St Ph 10
Fairfax, VA 22030


The NoVa Law Firm

The NoVa Law Firm works with clients in the Fairfax area to address divorce concerns. Attorney Eric Clingan prepares for trial in all cases to pursue proper compensation if a divorce becomes contentious. In settlements, Clingan advocates for clients to ensure they do not settle for less than their legal entitlements. He offers consultation to determine what type of divorce is most efficient to pursue. Clients have spoken highly of Clingan's aggressive representation.

3976 Chain Bridge Rd
Fairfax, VA 22030


Westlake Legal Group

Westlake Legal Group, located in Sterling, has provided divorce services to clients in the Fairfax area, and across the state, since 1992. The firm advises clients on the nuances of the divorce law process and offers alternative dispute resolution methods to limit acrimony and cost to clients. It additionally advocates for clients on physical and legal custody of children, and child support matters. Westlake Legal Group also handles criminal defense, real estate law, and estate planning services.

46175 Westlake Dr Ste 320
Sterling, VA 20165


Woehrle, Dahlberg, Jones, and Yao PLLC

Woehrle, Dahlberg, Jones, and Yao PLLC is located in Fairfax, and provides divorce services to clients from its six offices across the state. The firm advises and negotiates on behalf of clients in asset and debt settlements, as well as spousal maintenance and child support agreements. It also handles the creation of child custody and visitation arrangements. For military divorces, Woehrle, Dahlberg, Jones, and Yao advocate for special arrangements. Founder Thomas Woehrle was awarded a BV Distinguished rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

10615 Judicial Dr Ste 102
Fairfax, VA 22030


Yao Law Firm PC

Yao Law Firm PC assists clients in the Fairfax area with divorce and family law matters. It provides representation for contested and uncontested divorce proceedings, as well as negotiation for spousal support. The firm focuses on matters involving children, ensuring their rights are upheld in custody, visitation and support discussions. Yao Law Firm also handles immigration and elder law cases. Founder Matthew J. Yao has been named a Rising Star by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers.

10615 Judicial Dr Ste 102
Fairfax, VA 22030


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