partner of Wendy H. Schwartz and Associates,PLLC, Wendy has been a trial attorney for 24 yrs. She has a proven track record of success whether through negotiation, mediation, collaboration, or litigation in D.C., VA, and MD. Wendy has a particular expertise in addressing psychological issues and addictions, in the context of custody disputes and divorce. She is a leading family law practitioner in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, and has been recognized as one of the region’s “Top Divorce and Family Law Lawyers” by Washingtonian Magazine. Wendy’s areas of practice include divorce, child custody, support, alimony, property distribution, collaborative law, and negotiating and drafting the founding pre-marital and post-marital settlement agreements.