Close Menu
  • John C. Whitbeck, Jr.

    Partner

    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.

    Learn More »
  • Ruth M. McElroy

    Partner

    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.

    Learn More »
  • Jennifer D. Cisneros

    Partner

    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.

    Learn More »

Tag Archives: Northern Virginia Family Attorneys

Pregnant

Understanding Surrogacy Under Virginia Law

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

Surrogacy is the process through which parents conceive using a third-party’s help. In traditional surrogacy, the surrogate is inseminated with the intended father’s or a donor’s sperm. Her own egg is used. During gestational surrogacy, a surrogate is implanted with an embryo through IVF, which may be created through both intended parents’ gametes, a… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

What if My Child’s Other Parent Refuses to Pay Child Support?

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

When you finally have a child support agreement established with the other parent of your children, you feel relieved. Whether you came to an agreement yourselves or had to ask the court to intervene, you feel like you can move forward when the order is in place. But the solace you found when the… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Virginia Guardianship Needs: When is it Appropriate?

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

When we think of having legal control over another individual, we often think of child custody laws. We often discuss custody matters in our blog, but there is also another very important way a person can affect the legal situation of someone else. That legal tool is called guardianship. A guardianship relationship can be… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Child Custody Issues When Traveling Overseas

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

As an affluent and diverse area of the country, many divorced parents in Northern Virginia may wish to take their children overseas on vacation or to visit family. While one parent with joint custody may have every intent of returning with the child stateside, the other may not be trusting and attempt to block… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

Contested Adoptions: How It Happens And How To Protect Your Rights

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

Adopting a child is a wonderful way for parents to share their love with children deserving of a loving, caring home. Whether parents wish to adopt because they have room in their hearts and homes for another child or they are unable to have biological children of their own, adoption benefits the needs of… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

How Is Spousal Support Determined In A Divorce?

By Whitbeck Cisneros McElroy PC |

The disillusionment of a marriage may be an emotional strain and financial difficulties may only complicate the situation. Spouses living a once comfortable lifestyle may be overwhelmed by circumstances such as division of property, selling a home, and financial needs. Fortunately, spouses may seek monetary support from their partner to alleviate financial issues. Virginia… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google Plus

© 2017 - 2018 Whitbeck, Cisneros, McElroy, P.C., Attorneys at Law. All rights reserved.
This law firm website is managed by MileMark Media.