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Steven Stark

258 reviews
For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

153 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

186 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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Jonathan M.

Jonathan Marashlian

2 reviews
Jonathan Marashlian has been a licensed Attorney for over 17 years. He is now the Managing Partner of Marashlian & Donahue, PLLC, The CommLaw Group. Previously, he was a Partner for Helein & Associates, PC and a Partner of The Helein Law Group, LLC. His main focus is in the area of Telecommunications, but he also handles cases regarding Tax, Intellectual Property and more. He studied with the George Mason University School of Law and graduated with his J.D.in 1998.
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Jason H.

Jason Head

4 reviews
Jason has been providing legal insight and business expertise since 2001. He is admitted to both the Virginia Bar and the Texas State Bar, and also proud of his membership ... read more
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Ferhan H.

Ferhan Hamid

Ferhan Hamid has a diverse legal practice representing companies, government contractors, and individuals on a wide variety of matters. As a former government official, inv... read more
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Richard D.

Richard Drom

Specializing in energy regulatory matters, including demand response compensation, resource adequacy, and capacity market issues, Richard Drom has extensive experience in electricity and natural gas. He played an essential role in the development of comprehensive energy market rules for Midcontinent Independent Transmission System Operator Inc. and now helps clients working with RTOs and ISOs.
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Glenn M.

Glenn Manishin

73 reviews
Glenn Manishin is the managing partner at Paradigmshift Law LLP and founded the law firm in 2015. The focus of his law firm lies within Internet technology and business law. Attorney Manishin has a mission in place to help clients and companies find creative and efficient ways for their business models to navigate through legal and regulatory barriers. Attorney Manishin has worked with top companies including Sports Fans Coalition, Inc., Consumer Federation of America, and more.
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Patrick M.

Patrick Maslyn

2 reviews
Patrick Maslyn is a franchise attorney that solely specializes in corporate clients that would like to initiate a franchise system into their existing business model. He is licensed to practice law in Virgina and the District of Columbia. Patrick has represented numerous corporate clients, including Fitness Evolution and Goosehead Insurance Agency. He founded his own law firm, Maslyn Law PLC, in October 2009, where he now acts as the founding member and head attorney.
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Pantea S.

Pantea Stevenson

4 reviews
After gaining experience at two prestigious international law firms, Pantea Stevenson founded her own practice, focused on providing high-quality client service. During her career, she has received several honors, including the Human Rights First Pro Bono Star, Safe Haven Award for immigration equality, Pro Bono & Community Service Award from Morgan Lewis, and Leadership Arlington Signature Class.
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