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David R Mahdavi

Practice areas:

Litigation, Business

About Me

FRACASSI MAHDAVI SISSMAN AND RAND is a regional law firm with offices in Tysons Corner Virginia, Rockville, Maryland and Washington, DC. The Firm provides Sophisticated Legal Advice and Services to many of the World's most Dynamic and Global Organizations in the areas of Litigation, Business Law, Corporate, International, Tax, Real Estate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Foreign Investment in the United States, Venture Capital, Finance, Torts and a Full Range of other Legal Services.


Languages Spoken: Persian

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Litigation: 55%
    28 years, 750 cases
  2. Business: 45%
    28 years, 800 cases

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Thomas Sewell Rand JR

    I endorse this lawyer. David is highly intelligent but conveys complex issues concisely.


    Thomas Rand Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Parastoo Golesorkhi-Zahedi

    Highly recommend David to all clients for all of their business, civil litigation and corporate matters. David is a very knowledgeable and skilled attorney.


    Parastoo Golesorkhi-Zahedi Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Fracassi Mahdavi Sissman & Rand

8133 Leesburg Pike
Suite 400
Tysons Corner, VA, 22182



DCActive 200205/24/2015
VAAuthorized to practice law198703/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Washington's Top LawyersTop Lawyers of Washinton2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
Highest RatedBar Register of Preeminent Lawyers2009
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerFracassi Mahdavi Sissman & Rand1994 - 2015


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Virginia State BarBusiness Law Section2009 - Present
Virginia State BarCorporate Counsel Sec2009 - Present
Virginia State BarLitigation Sec2009 - Present
Fairfax Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
District of Columbia BarN/A2002 - Present
Virginia State BarN/A1987 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Irby-Greene v. M.O.R., Inc., 79 F. Supp. 2d 630, 2000 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 60 (E.D. Va. 2000)N/A

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Publication NameTitleDate
JD SupraOpening Brief of Appellant2005


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason UniversityLawJD with Honors1987

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Conference Round TableVirginia Automobile Dealer Law1994