HOW DOES CHILD SUPPORT WORK IN VIRGINIA?

HOW DOES CHILD SUPPORT WORK IN VIRGINIA?

Few words strike as much dread in the hearts of men than these two: child support. But you do not need to fear, The Hopkins Law Firm is here! Here are the answers to the child support questions we are most frequently asked by potential clients: What does Virginia Law say about child support? According […]

HOW DOES ALIMONY OR SPOUSAL SUPPORT WORK IN VIRGINIA?

A common concern when parties chose to separate and finalize their divorce is the payment of alimony or spousal support. Here are the answers to the questions Michelle Hopkins and her legal team are most commonly asked about alimony or spousal support: If I get divorced in Virginia will I have to pay alimony or […]

ESTATE WORK SERVICES

If you have estate work that was prepared a long time ago, it likely needs an update. Or perhaps you have not had any estate work prepared and do not know where to begin. Either way, The Hopkins Law Firm can help you with your needs. Michelle Hopkins and her team have experience preparing a […]

Selecting the Executor or Executrix of your Estate

When clients retain the firm’s services for the preparation of estate work, many struggle with the selection of their Executor or Executrix. If you are struggling with who to appoint, this article may assist you in making your selection. What Does It Mean To Be An Executor Or Executrix? The person who holds this title […]

When Is Settlement A Win In Divorce?

Divorce is not easy for anyone, especially when the matter is highly contentious. In these situations, the word “settlement” can sound like defeat, however, there are many cases when settling is the best option. Let’s discuss what situations make settlement a win: When Emotions are High Divorce is a stressful process; the mental and emotional […]

From The Desk Of Lindsay Sampson, Head Paralegal: Explaining Mediation to A 12 Year Old

Michelle Hopkins was participating in a mediation session for one of her clients when one of her children called the office asking for her. “Mom is in mediation so I cannot pull her out unless it’s an emergency. Are you okay?” I asked. As she is always inquisitive, I knew what was coming next: “What’s […]

Responding to COVID-19

We at the Hopkins Law Firm PLLC take seriously our obligation to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 Virus. As such, we are instituting new procedures to work and communicate with our clients and vendors while maintaining the Professional, Personalized, Legal Services we have always offered. For our current clients, we will continue to maintain […]

HOW DO I GET DIVORCED IN VIRGINIA?

Getting divorced in Virginia can be very complicated, or quite simple, depending upon the circumstances of your marriage. The Court wants confirmation that all the assets and debts accrued during the marriage are divided, and in cases wherein minor children are involved, that custody and visitation have been agreed upon. As such, the more debts […]

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE ATTENDING A COURT HEARING IN PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY COURT HOUSE

There are a few things you need to be aware of to prepare yourself for attending a Court hearing in the Prince William County Court House. Location The Court house is located at: 9311 Lee Avenue Third Floor Manassas, VA 20110 When Should I Arrive To The Court House For My Hearing? Plan to arrive […]

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