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Can I Sue for Wrongful Death?

Susan Pierce – An Experienced Personal Injury Attorney A wrongful death lawsuit is filed on behalf of a deceased individual by his or her family. A wrongful death lawsuit, in essence, allows certain surviving beneficiaries to step into the shoes of a deceased family member in order to obtain compensation for his or her death. […]

  • Posted on: Oct 12 2018
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Virginia Divorce Basics

To file for divorce in Virginia, an individual must file a complaint for divorce with the circuit court. Once a complaint has been filed, the opposing party is served with divorce papers. If the parties agree on all or most issues, then the divorce can be obtained without holding a trial. In all other cases, […]

  • Posted on: Sep 24 2018
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Children and Divorce: Things to Consider

Divorce can be difficult for everyone involved—especially children. Often, married couples get so focused on the divorce itself that their children become an afterthought. Fortunately, however, there are a number of ways to reduce the impact of divorce on children, including: 1. Mediation – Mediation allows parties to avoid the rigors and stresses of the […]

  • Posted on: Sep 24 2018
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Choosing a Virginia Divorce Attorney

Although almost everyone who chooses to get married hopes that it will last forever, many marriages, unfortunately, don’t last. In fact, approximately half of all marriages end in divorce. And for those individuals facing divorce, legal representation is imperative. Without an experienced Virginia divorce attorney on your side, it’s quite possible that you’ll end up […]

  • Posted on: Sep 18 2018
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An Overview of Wrongful Death Claims in Virginia

A wrongful death is a death caused by the wrongful act of another party. Generally speaking, the circumstances leading to the death must be of a nature that would have supported a personal injury lawsuit if the deceased individual had survived. Wrongful death lawsuits allow certain individuals defined by statute (statutory beneficiaries) to file claims […]

  • Posted on: Aug 9 2018
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All About Rear-End Collisions in Virginia

Rear-end collisions are a common type of automobile accident and can result in both temporary and permanent injuries.  As they involve multiple automobiles, making a recovery may be a challenge due to the difficulty in establishing liability. Anyone who wishes to file a claim for their rear-end collision should speak with an experienced personal injury […]

  • Posted on: Jul 31 2018
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Amy Totten Chosen for Best Lawyers in America 2017

November 13, 2017 For Immediate Release Amy Totten Chosen for Best Lawyers in America 2017   Amy E. Totten, a partner and Family Law Attorney with Walker Jones, PC located in Warrenton and Washington, Virginia, has been chosen by her peers as one of the Best Lawyers in America 2017.  This recognition is determined purely […]

  • Posted on: Jun 8 2018
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Julia Savage and Susan Pierce Receive Super Lawyers 2017 Award

AV-rated Walker Jones, PC partners Julia S. Savage and Susan F. Pierce were chosen as Super Lawyers 2017. Ms. Savage focuses on divorce, child custody, parenting time, property division, and wills and trusts. Ms. Pierce’s practice areas include personal injury, wrongful death, medical and nursing home negligence, and general litigation. Super Lawyers is a rating […]

  • Posted on: May 30 2017
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Partners Voted 2016 Top Lawyers by Northern Virginia Magazine

Four of Walker Jones, PC’s partners were honored to be chosen as 2016 Top Lawyers in their practice areas by the readers of Northern Virginia Magazine: Robert deT. Lawrence, IV Trusts & Estates and Wills & Probates Julia S. Savage Child Custody and Divorce Powell Lawson Duggan Real Estate Law Susan F. Pierce Personal Injury […]

  • Posted on: May 5 2017
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Local Attorney Amy Totten Joins Walker Jones

Amy Totten, current president of the Fauquier County Bar Association, joined Walker Jones as a partner. She will continue to focus on family law including divorce, custody, visitation, support, protective orders, and adoption at the Warrenton law firm. Ms. Totten has almost two decades of litigation and trial experience. In addition to her family law […]

  • Posted on: Feb 20 2017
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