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McCandlish offers a broad range of practice areas to our clients.  If you do not see a practice listed here, we welcome you to call us to see if we can help.  We are certain that our attorneys can provide the legal solutions you require, and invite you to employ the expertise of McCandlish Lillard.

Business and Information Technology

Business lawyers at McCandlish Lillard advocate for their clients' interests on a broad range of legal and regulatory issues, helping their clients devise and carry out legal strategies that address business needs without breaking the bank.

Elder Law/Special Needs

In planning for the present and the future, the attorneys at McCandlish Lillard take the time to get to know clients in order to provide individuals and families with candid expertise, careful attention, and compassion to understand and address legal issues in the areas of Elder Law and Special Needs Planning.

Family Law/
Domestic Relations

McCandlish’s family law and domestic relations practice also includes, and we often recommend to our clients, alternative methods of dispute resolution, such as mediation, arbitration and Collaborative Divorce.


For more than a century, McCandlish Lillard has vigorously represented our clients in state and federal courts at both trial and appellate levels throughout Northern Virginia, the Washington metropolitan area, and beyond.

Personal Injury / Workers' Compensation

McCandlish lawyers have the knowledge and experience to effectively represent your interests, to address your concerns, and to do what is needed to obtain the best result for your case when an injury has occurred.

Real Estate

We support the legal needs of the real estate development industry, including the transactional, litigation, and regulatory needs of our clients.


McCandlish Lillard’s Taxation practice has the broad-based experience and knowledge to keep up with new tax developments that impact the overall business, financial, estate and charitable planning objectives for various types of clients including business owners, executives, private equity fund partners, real estate developers, expats, retirees and their families. 

Wills, Trusts and Estates

Attorneys in the Wills, Trust & Estates Practice work closely with you to identify strategies for protecting and preserving your assets for your loved ones, as well manage and plan for tax liability in the process. Their work encompasses all aspects of wills, trusts, and estates.