Tom Spiggle has four children and for that reason spends a great deal of time at the... more
Tom Spiggle has four children and for that reason spends a great deal of time at the firm he founded in 2009. When he had fewer children and more time, Tom managed to graduate with honors from the Georgetown University Law School, clerk for a judge, work at several private law firms and serve as an Assistant United States Attorney. Prior to law school, Tom, a native North Carolinian, received ... view profile
I love what I do. I care so much about making a difference for the clients I have.... more
I love what I do. I care so much about making a difference for the clients I have. My passions in the community extend to my work on the Holocaust Commission. If you ever get the chance to visit the UJF website you can learn about our very active Commission here in Tidewater. We are so fortunate to work with some survivors and put on educational presentations called, "What We Carry" to differen... view profile
In addition to my legal practice, I am a Professorial Lecturer in Law at the George... more
In addition to my legal practice, I am a Professorial Lecturer in Law at the George Washington University Law School, where I teach contract drafting to upper-level students. I am also a primary contributor and the Co-Editor of the Virginia Business Law Update - a blog that provides insight and commentary on news and legal developments affecting Virginia Businesses.
Ms. Howells practice focuses on counseling clients on routine and complex employment... more
Ms. Howells practice focuses on counseling clients on routine and complex employment law issues, including compliance and litigation avoidance; negotiating and litigating employment and contract-based disputes in federal and state courts; representing clients through alternative dispute processes; and composing and defending employment-related agreements, including restrictive covenants. ... view profile
My practice involves employmentand corporate law litigation and advice and counsel... more
My practice involves employmentand corporate law litigation and advice and counsel throughout Virginia, Maryland, and D.C., with a particular focus upon non-competes and related employment and business issues.I graduated from Washington and Lee University School of Law in 1999 with honors.
Employment attorneys focus on the many laws concerning the relationship between employers and employees. If you feel your employer has treated you wrongly as an employee, or if you're an employer who needs to terminate an unsatisfactory employee, you may benefit from the services of an employment attorney. Some professionals, such as teachers, policemen, and pilots, belong to labor unions, which have specific negotiation and labor law procedures that protect union members. A labor attorney will know which laws apply to your particular situation and how you can take advantage of the laws to protect your rights.