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I have twenty-five years of experience in commercial, criminal, domestic, employement, personal injury and traffic law.


Please call my office today at 703-444-6600 or email me at to schedule a free consultation!




Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 35%
    28 years, 500 cases
  2. Family: 35%
    28 years, 300 cases
  3. Employment: 20%
    28 years, 300 cases
  4. Criminal Defense: 10%
    28 years, 250 cases


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Scott Nader Kazem

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Ives and I have been opposing attorneys on several cases and I find him to be well prepared and highly capable. I regularly refer cases to him when I am unable to accept them.


    Scott Kazem Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Rachel Marie Fierro

    I endorse this lawyer. I have had Mr. Ives as an opposing attorney on several cases. He is very knowledgeable of the law and argues with passion for his clients. As a result of seeing his work ethic, tenacity and skills as a family law attorney, I know that the same skills carry over to his other fields of law; therefore, I have referred several employment cases to him, a field that I do not practice. I trust Scott Ives and know that when I refer a client to him, he will do his best to resolve their respective issues in the client's favor.


    Rachel Fierro Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Ives & Associates

46557 Pebblebrook Place
Sterling, VA, 20165


VAAuthorized to practice law198809/15/2015
DCInactive 198911/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Volunteer AwardLoudoun County Youth Shelter2012
Environmental JournalGeorge Washington University National Law Cneter1988
National Negotiating Competition Regional Winner, Fifth in U.S.American Bar Association1988
Deans LIstLafayette College1985
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Office of Scott S. Ives, PLLC.2000 - Present
AttorneyTate & Bywater, Ltd.1992 - 1999
Law Clerk to Federal JudgesFederal Government1988 - 1989
Association namePosition nameDuration
Maryland State Bar Association, Membership CommitteeMember1989 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember1989 - Present
Virginia State BarMember1988 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Loftus v. Vistarms, Inc., 69 Fed.Appx. 614, CA4 (VA) 2003)I prevailed in federal court both at the trial level before the Eastern Distirct Court of Virgina and at the appellate level beofre the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Washington University National Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Lafayette CollegeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Falcons Crestgeneral and elder law2012
various car dealershipsEmployment Law2000