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Practice Areas

Family Law

Your Goals. Our Mission.

At MacDowell Law Group, P.C., we offer clients the experience and flexibility they need to approach legal issues from a new perspective. Founded in 1995, our dedicated attorneys are focused on providing the best legal service possible through practical advice that emphasizes efficiency and negotiated results, and courtroom experience that drives positive results.

Our clients benefit from our decades of experience. We firmly believe that careful preparation—and an emphasis on the details—are critical parts of successful client representation. Our strong litigation background—working daily with opposing lawyers, insurance companies, criminal prosecutors, negotiators and judges throughout Virginia—benefits our clients to this day. Our reputation as skilled litigators strengthens your negotiating position with the additional leverage that only trial experience can provide.

Richard Macdowell

Bhavik Patel

Experienced. Driven. Effective.

To learn how our courtroom skills can help protect your interests in complex personal injury, criminal defense and family law matters, contact MacDowell Law Group, P.C., in Fairfax for your consultation.

Put Experience On Your Side

At MacDowell Law Group, P.C., we are a results-oriented litigation firm that emphasizes strong advocacy at a fair price. We are upfront and honest, advising clients when it’s in their best interests to litigate and when it’s better to reach a negotiated settlement.

Our skilled team can assist you with a variety of legal matters, including those involving:

Personal injuries — Skilled representation that’s designed to seek maximum compensation for the injuries you have suffered

Criminal charges — Effective defense strategies whether you’re facing a misdemeanor or felony charge, a DUI or another traffic offense

Family law issues — Experienced attorneys working diligently to advance your interests in divorce, custody, support matters and more

Other legal matters — We also offer strong legal advocacy in a variety of other matters involving business litigation, civil litigation and estate planning

Providing outstanding legal service to you is always our first priority. We focus on one-on-one relationships and will develop for you a personalized legal strategy that’s based on your desires and the particular circumstances of your case.

The Experience You Need. The Results You Want.

At MacDowell Law Group, P.C., our goal is to help you find a clear path to a favorable outcome regardless of your legal dilemma. We will work closely with you to determine the relative strengths and weaknesses of your position and identify the most effective way to successfully resolve your case. And while we settle cases on favorable terms whenever possible, we always prepare each case as if it’s headed to court. That way, you can be sure your case will be well organized and properly prepared. We leave nothing to chance.

Whether you need advice about a car crash, a DUI or a divorce, we can help. For a consultation about the best way to protect your rights and advance your interests, contact an experienced attorney today by calling 571-748-5647 or sending us a message online.