Carolyn M. Grimes - Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Sutter & Leischner, P.L.L.C

Carolyn M. Grimes

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2015
Phone: 703-836-9030

Ms. Grimes has been practicing family law for over 22 years in the Northern Virginia area. She practices in the Court of Appeals, Circuit Court and Juvenile and Domestic Relations Courts. Her philosophy is to obtain the best result for her client but keeping in mind the costs and the benefits of the solutions. She practices in the traditional settlement or litigation models as well as the collaborative law model. She is also a mediator herself. 

Additional Information

Employment — Partner, Wade, Grimes, Friedman, Sutter & Lesichner, PLLC since 11/1/15, newly formed firm but our attorneys have decades of experience.
Past Employment — Managing Partner, Lieblich & Grimes, PC from 2002-2015 (associate there from 1992-2001). Family Law firm.
Johns Hopkins UniversityBA 1985George Mason University School of LawJ.D. 1991Georgetown University Law Center

Case History

Nkopchieu v. Minlend — Case to establish in Virginia that Qualified Domestic Relations Orders can be used to obtain payment of arrearages for child support or spousal support.  Case established the federal law on this point in Virginia. Also helped draft the statutory change to Virginia law on this point.

Office Location

616 North Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States

Practice Areas

Family Law

Other Information

Gender: Female