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What’s New

In addition to achieving striving to address our client’s legal challenges in transactions or in the courtroom, the attorneys at McCandlish have been recognized for their legal expertise as well as involvement in bar associations, charitable endeavors, and community activities.

New Litigation Attorney Joins McCandlish

The Firm recently has added a new attorney, Mark Emilio S. Abrajano, as an associate in the Firm’s Litigation group.

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Special Needs Trusts for the Elderly and Disabled

Elizabeth Gray is one of the presenters for the CLE webinar “Special Needs Trusts for the Elderly and Individuals with Disabilities to Protect Public Benefits.”

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Melinda Merk to Join McCandlish’s Wills, Trust & Estates Practice

McCandlish Lillard is pleased to announce that on March 1, 2019, Melinda Merk, JD, LLM, will join the firm’s Wills, Trusts & Estates practice as a Principal. Melinda provides holistic multi-generational income and wealth transfer tax planning advice and estate and trust services to high net worth individuals, families, and business owners.

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New Attorney Joins McCandlish

Sotia M. Kyriacou has joined as an associate in the Firm’s Corporate, Business and Real Estate Group, and will work mostly from our Fairfax office.

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14 McCandlish Lillard Lawyers Named to Virginia Business’ “Legal Elite”

McCandlish Lillard is pleased to announce that 14 of its attorneys have been recognized by Virginia Business magazine as being among Virginia’s “Legal Elite.” Virginia Business determines the “Legal Elite” designation from a survey conducted with the Virginia Bar Association, which for more than a decade has polled thousands of Virginia lawyers to determine whom they consider the very best in the Commonwealth in various practice categories.

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Attorneys recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2019

Six attorneys from McCandlish Lillard have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019.

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Estate Planning for the Disabled

Elizabeth Gray will present on the topic of Estate Planning for the Disabled.

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Attorneys Named to Super Lawyers Lists

Nine lawyers from McCandlish Lillard have been selected to the 2018 Virginia Super Lawyers and 2018 Virginia Rising Stars lists.

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