Rami brings more than 16 years of combined legal and case management experience. As Senior Case Manager at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), Attorney Rami Zahr managed hundreds of cases involving family conflict, with overlapping immigration and criminal law issues, resulting in child abductions. His recognition of the central role of legal representation in such cases formed the basis of his extended studies at the local, national, and international levels. Equipped with a wealth of knowledge about family, immigration, and criminal law, Mr. Zahr is able to offer unrivaled legal representation to clients in Virginia and, if necessary, by associating with local counsel nationwide. In addition to licensure in Virginia, Rami Zahr is a member of the Federal Bar, Minnesota State Bar, Virginia State Bar and Fairfax County Bar Associations. He is admitted to practice law in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.

Mr. Zahr holds a degree in criminal justice from the George Washington University and a Juris Doctor degree from Mitchell Hamline School of Law where he founded and was president of the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Society. He is a mediator and a certified Guardian Ad Litem for Children (GAL).

Certified Paralegal and Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA)

As a dedicated and detail-oriented paralegal, Therese brings a wealth of work and life experience to our legal team. With over 14 years of experience, she earned her paralegal certification and has since demonstrated her commitment in various capacities. Notably, Therese served as a Court Appointed Special Advocate(CASA) in juvenile casework, where she played a crucial role in advocating for the best interests of children within the legal system. Her expertise extends to diverse legal domains, including Special Needs Trusts, Elder Law, and business contract execution. Therese's versatile skill set encompasses proficiency in essential software tools, ensuring efficient document management and retrieval. Her meticulous approach to organizing case files and facilitating seamless communication between clients, attorneys, and stakeholders underscores her commitment to maintaining the highest standards of accuracy and efficiency. 

Recognizing the collaborative nature of the legal profession, Therese excels in working closely with legal teams to achieve common goals. Her collaborative spirit has been evident in her roles, fostering effective teamwork and contributing to the success of various legal projects.

As a valuable member of our legal team,Therese embraces a client-centric approach, ensuring that her work aligns with the unique needs and goals of our clients. She looks forward to leveraging her expertise and experience to support you in your legal journey, providing meaningful contributions every step of the way.

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