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    John C. Whitbeck, Jr. practices in the following areas of law: Family Law, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Visitation Rights, Adoptions, Spousal Support, Mediation, Arbitration, Relocation Cases, Domestic Violence, Criminal Law, DUI/DWI, Reckless Driving, All Felonies, All Misdemeanors, Juvenile Crimes, Mental Health Law, Civil and Business Litigation, Construction Litigation, Education Law, Election Law, Debt Collection, Consumer and Lemon Law.

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    Ruth M. McElroy practices in the following areas of law: Family law, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Visitation Rights, Adoptions, Spousal Support, Relocation Cases, Pre and Post Marital Agreements, Domestic Violence, Reckless Driving, DUI/DWI, Juvenile Crimes, Felony and Misdemeanor Crimes, Traffic Offenses, Debt Collection, Civil and Business Litigation. She serves the Virginia Court system as a Guardian ad litem.

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    Jennifer D. Cisneros practices in the following areas of law: Family law, Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Visitation Rights, Adoptions, Spousal Support, Relocation Cases, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Crimes, Reckless Driving, DUI/DWI, Estate Planning, Wills and Probate, Trusts, Civil and Business Litigation and Debt Collection.

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Monthly Archives: February 2019

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Annulment of a Marriage in Virginia

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

There are two main ways to terminate a marriage in Virginia, divorce or annulment. Annulment differs from a divorce as the divorce seeks to end a marriage which is valid while annulment seeks to end a marriage that was invalid. With a divorce, there is a record of you being married, while with an… Read More »

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What are the Grounds for Divorce in Virginia?

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

If you are considering terminating your marriage via a divorce, it’s important to understand how Virginia law works. The state requires that grounds for divorce exist and can be proven to the court, even in situations where both parties agree to terminate the marriage. The two main grounds for divorce are no-fault (if you… Read More »

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Reasons to Hire a Virginia Criminal Defense Attorney for a Misdemeanor

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

If you or a loved one was arrested for a misdemeanor, you might assume there is no need to speak with or retain a Virginia criminal defense attorney. While misdemeanor charges are less severe than felony charges, you should always have a skilled defense attorney on your side. Even misdemeanors can be nerve racking… Read More »

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Will My Spouse Being Charged with Domestic Violence Affect our Divorce?

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

If you are in a marriage with domestic violence, it’s imperative you seek assistance right away. If there is spousal abuse in your marriage, it can affect your divorce in multiple ways, including financial judgments, communications, and decisions regarding child custody. Citing Cruelty as Grounds for Divorce The majority of divorces in Virginia are… Read More »

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