Family Law Attorneys
From offices in Fairfax, Manassas and Fredericksburg, the experienced family at Livesay & Myers represent clients all across Northern Virginia. Be sure to read our client reviews, then examine the profiles of each of our attorneys to find the one who is the best fit for you:
Partner James Livesay heads the family law practice at Livesay & Myers. After graduating from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1998, he served as a Navy JAG officer for three years before entering private practice as a family law attorney in 2001. Today he advises the divorce lawyers in each of the firm’s offices.
Matthew Smith is a senior divorce lawyer in our Fairfax office. An attorney since 2005, he handles separation, divorce, equitable distribution, custody, visitation and support cases throughout Fairfax County and Northern Virginia. Mr. Smith is also a frequent contributor to the family law section of the Livesay & Myers Blog.
Stephanie Sauer is a senior family lawyer in our Fairfax office. She is known as a no-nonsense, aggressive advocate for her clients. Ms. Sauer has litigated every type of family law matter in the courts of Northern Virginia. Her practice includes separation, divorce, custody, adoption and cases involving termination of parental rights.
Carolyn Eaton is a senior family lawyer in our Manassas office. With almost twenty years of legal experience, she is an experienced advocate for those undergoing divorce, custody, visitation or support proceedings in Virginia. Ms. Eaton represents clients in Manassas, Prince William County and throughout Northern Virginia.
Benjamin Carafiol is a senior divorce lawyer in our Fredericksburg office. He has years of experience representing clients in the courts of Fredericksburg, Stafford, Spotsylvania and surrounding areas. Knowledgeable in all areas of family law, he is particularly experienced with issues of military and government retirement.
Julia Jones is a divorce attorney in our Fairfax office. She handles separation, divorce, custody and support cases throughout Northern Virginia. She is also one of the firm’s leading military divorce lawyers, representing both servicemembers and spouses, and writes frequently on military divorce topics for our Blog.
Jonathan McHugh is a divorce lawyer in our Manassas office. He is experienced with every type of family law matter in the courts of Northern Virginia, including divorce, equitable distribution, custody, visitation and support. Mr. McHugh has particular expertise with cases involving government or military retirement and benefits.
Ariel Baniowski is a family law attorney in our Manassas office. She is known as an aggressive advocate for her clients in divorce, custody and support cases throughout Northern Virginia. Ms. Baniowski combines a tireless work ethic with years of experience in family law and a passion for helping people through difficult circumstances.
Danielle Snead is a family lawyer in our Fredericksburg office. She is one of the firm’s most skilled courtroom advocates, with a relentless work ethic and a passion for family law. Originally from Texas, Ms. Snead now resides in Fredericksburg and represents clients in divorce, custody and support cases across the Fredericksburg area.
Whether you are looking for a senior divorce lawyer for a volatile contested divorce, an experienced adoption lawyer, an aggressive attorney for a heated custody battle, or a more junior attorney to handle a quick, cheap uncontested divorce—Livesay & Myers can help.
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