Sean P. Schmergel, the Immediate Past President of the Alexandria Bar Association,... more
Sean P. Schmergel, the Immediate Past President of the Alexandria Bar Association, is a native of New York and has resided in Northern Virginia for over 24 years. He currently lives with his family in Arlington, Virginia.Mr. Schmergel co-founded Schmergel & Mersberger, PLC in 2004 with an aim towards helping individuals with their often overwhelming domestic cases. Mr. Schmergel's practice is t... view profile
Laura Dove has exclusively practiced family law for 10 years. She has extensive... more
Laura Dove has exclusively practiced family law for 10 years. She has extensive experience managing cases involving complex assets, high-wealth estates and the valuation of closely held businesses, partnerships, and professional entities. She has handled a diverse range of family law matters, including cases involving international and inter-state divorces and custody disputes, and she has co... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.