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My goal is to provide superior legal services to my clients.  Families benefit from my thorough, practical, and compassionate approach to their legal questions and problems. 

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Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Licensed

  1. Family: 100%
    15 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($325/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Andrew George Simpson

    I strongly endorse this lawyer. Ms. Aoun has the courtroom experience, legal acumen, and common sense to represent clients both effectively and compassionately. As a bankruptcy lawyer myself, I know there are plenty of domestic lawyers who can litigate, appearing week after week to argue over minutia, billing more and more fees. But Ms. Aoun knows the right fights to wage. And when she does litigate, she does so effectively and efficiently. Our client was well served by Ms. Aoun for a very fair price, and I will recommend her to clients in the future.

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Contact info

Dycio & Biggs

10533 Main Street
Fairfax, VA, 22030

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 200311/29/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law200103/11/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2016
Washington DC Super LawyerWashington DC Super Lawyers2016
Virginia Super LawyerVirginia Super Lawyers2016
Top Ten Family Law Attorneys in VirginiaNational Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015
Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction AwardThe American Registry/Martindale-Hubbell2015
Washington DC Super LawyerWashington DC Super Lawyers2015
Virginia Super LawyerVirginia Super Lawyers2015
Virginia Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
Listed in Cambridge Who's WhoCambridge Who's Who2009
Highest Score in International Conflict of LawGeorgetown University Law Center2004
Outstanding Achievement in SpanishGeorgetown University1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyDycio & Biggs2012 - Present
PresidentAoun & Stanford, P.C.2007 - 2012
AttorneyLaw Firm2001 - 2007
Volunteer Law ClerkAyuda Clinica Legal1999 - 2000
Administrative OfficerGeorgetown University Center for Intercultural Education and Development1995 - 2000
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Fairfax Bar Pro Bono Custody Mentorship ProgramMentor2016 - Present
Fairfax Bar Association Attorney Mentorship ProgramAttorney Mentor2015 - Present
National Association of Professional WomenMember2010 - Present
Women Building and Investing in Success (WBIS)Member2010 - Present
Virginia State Bar, Family Law SectionMember2009 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember2003 - Present
Virginia Women Attorney's AssociationMember2002 - Present
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2001 - 2003
Fairfax Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re: J.C.Father was awarded primary physical custody.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Fairfax Woman MagazineTop Ten Things to Do in 20112012
examiner.comWhen is a child too old for daycare?2010
Fairfax WomanFriends Don't Let Friends Waive Spousal Support2010
Aoun & Stanford, P.C. web siteThe Golden Rules of Divorce and Custody2010
Aoun & Stanford, P.C. web siteHow to Get a Divorce in Virginia2009
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Georgetown UniversitySpanishBS - Bachelor of Science1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Advanced Custody and Support IssuesRecent Developments on the Rights of Same Sex and Unmarried Couples: Practical Implications2016
NBI Family Law CLERELOCATION, SOCIAL MEDIA EVIDENCE, SAME SEX DIVORCE, AND OTHER CURRENT ISSUES2015
Second SaturdayLegal Aspects of Separation and Divorce2014
Family Law from A to ZDiscovery in Divorce2014
Divorce Litigation from Start to FinishPretrial Motions Practice and Settlement Strategies2014
Second SaturdayLegal Aspects of Separation and Divorce in Virginia2013
WBIS Fairfax Success LuncheonWhat Every Small Business Owner Simply Must Know2011
Three Documents and Why You Need ThemWills and Estate Planning2010
Small Business Owners MeetingTop Traps for Small Business Owners2010