Firm News

ShounBach is Sponsoring the Flying Ducks Swim Team

ShounBach is Sponsoring the Flying Ducks Swim Team We are pleased to announce that we are sponsors of the Flying Ducks swim team for the third year in a row. The Flying Ducks team is based in Prince William County and their home is at Splashdown ...

Al Bonin Attends International Association of Family Law (IAFL) European Chapter Meeting in Lisbon, Portugal, March 22nd - 26th

Over 200 IAFL European Chapter members from 29 different countries attended the meeting, kicking off with a Welcome Reception at the Four Seasons. The educational program covered topics including legislative and judicial issues for LGBT families post ...

Let’s Play Ball

ShounBach is pleased to be able to sponsor a baseball team for the Reston-Herndon Little League. The ShounBach team is in the AA division, which is for kids between 8 and 10 years old. Our Firm believes in giving back to the community and we are ...

ShounBach is pleased to announce Super Lawyers® have recognized several of our attorneys

It is truly an honor to receive spots on the Super Lawyers® list again this year. Albert Bonin, Keenan Goldsby, Molly Garrett, Susan Butler and Roberta Henault all have the honor of being on the list this year. Molly Garrett and Susan Butler are ...

2017 PRINCE WILLIAM BAR ASSOCIATION DINNER DANCE

The annual Prince William County Bar Association Dinner Dance was held on April 1, 2017, at the Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, Virginia. ShounBach was a Bronze sponsor of the event and was represented by attorney Sarah Knapp, ...

Run for Justice 5k (2017)

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s the members of ShounBach racing to the finish line at the annual Run for Justice 5k: Heroes v. Villains. Members of the legal community come together annually to dress up as their favorite superheroes ...

BAR LEADERS INSTITUTE CLE

On March 10, 2017, ShounBach’s Sarah Knapp attended the Bar Leaders Institute at the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Richmond, Virginia. Sarah attended in her capacity as President-Elect of the Prince William County Bar Association. The topics ...

Attorney Divani Nadaraja and Husband Welcome Their First Child

Please join ShounBach in welcoming our newest addition to the firm! On March 15, 2017, attorney Divani Nadaraja and her husband became the proud parents of a beautiful baby girl. Mommy, Daddy and baby are all doing well. All our best to the new ...

ShounBach Attorneys Attend Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Convention

Roberta Henault and Molly Garrett attended the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (VTLA) 2017 Annual Convention held on March 30-April 2, 2017. The convention was held at The Greenbrier in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. For fifty-eight years, ...

ShounBach Addresses how Trump's Executive Order Could Affect Family Law Litigation

In a recent sponsored article with WTOP, Attorney Thomas Velarde discusses how Trump's executive order expanding the reasons for which immigrants in the US could be deported affects family law litigations. To learn more, read the full article ...

ShounBach Discusses the Legality of Cheating With WTOP

Is adultery a crime? The answer might surprise you! We recently published another sponsored article on WTOP that discusses just this! Learn more here: http://wtop.com/shoun-bach/2017/02/is-cheating-on-your-spouse-a-crime/

ShounBach Valentine's Day Project

On February 9, 2017, ShounBach Legal Assistants Jessica DeVaughn and Ann Drake joined other members of the Fairfax Bar Association Paralegal Section to assemble gift bags as part of the group’s annual Valentine’s Day Project. The gift ...

ShounBach Discusses Initial Consultations With WTOP

ShounBach recently sponsored another article with WTOP which outlines useful tips for your initial consultation with an attorney. Click here to read more!

ShounBach Discusses Division of Unconventional Assets on WTOP

We recently published a sponsored article on WTOP that discusses how to divide unconventional assets such as frequent flier miles, credit card reward points and more during a divorce. Learn more here: ...

Stop The Violence

ShounBach attorneys, Daniel B. Schy and Thomas M. Velarde, participated in the Legal Services of Northern Virginia (LSNV) “Stop the Violence” training session on January 18, 2017, as part of the expert panel providing trial tips and ...

Pets In Divorce

Updating our previous post regarding pets and divorce: On January 17, 2017, legislation amending Alaska’s divorce law took effect, making it the first state in the country to require the court to consider the well-being of a pet when ...

Giving Back During the Holidays

ShounBach is honored to have taken part in some awesome holiday events in December. It seemed like the whole month was spent preparing for or participating in holiday events to help children in need in our community. We once again partnered with ...

Sarah Knapp Presents at VBA Annual Meeting

Sarah Knapp, attorney with ShounBach, presented at the Domestic Relations Section “Hot Topics in Family Law” Continuing legal Education program at the Virginia Bar Association’s Annual Meeting, held on January 20, 2017, in ...

ShounBach welcomes attorney Thomas M. Velarde to the Firm!

ShounBach welcomes Thomas M. Velarde to the Firm. Mr. Velarde comes to ShounBach from Legal Services of Northern Virginia where he represented hundreds of clients in contested family law issues of divorce, property distribution, custody, visitation, ...

Sarah Knapp Voted President Elect of Prince William County Bar Association

ShounBach is pleased to congratulate Sarah Knapp on being voted President Elect of the Prince William County Bar Association. Sarah will serve as President Elect for 2017 and then will become President of the Association in 2018. Sarah has been the ...